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Coronavirus Social Story
Are you looking for a social story to help explain COVID-19 to your loved one with autism? Look no further! Easterseals Illinois Autism Partnership has shared an online flip-page social story that explains what coronavirus is, why school is closed, and how to stay healthy.
Online speech therapy resources offer your child a way to refine and practice their speech and language skills at home. Sometimes your child needs a little extra speech therapy, whether it is to refine certain skills they are learning at school, reinforce what they are working on with their SLP, or just an extra resource to help build speech sounds.
For the next few weeks, Mindful Schools will be offering free mindfulness classes for kids. Join online for mindful activities, mindful movement, read-alouds all while learning to have fun while exploring mindfulness together.