While we all want our children to be able to have these experiences, we also need to balance that with the understanding that it may not be important to them. Quite often, as parents, we assume that our children want these experiences because we ourselves have had them and that may not be the case.
Start Here: Ask your child if they would like to go Trick or treating on Halloween
If they answer yes, here are some tips and tricks for a successful inclusive Halloween experience here.
If they answer no, there is a list of alternative Halloween ideas here or you can watch CTN’s Halloween videos here.
If you are unsure of whether your child would like to participate due to communication or cognitive challenges, think about your child’s individual personality, strengths and needs. Some questions to consider are…
Boomerang Health - Virtual Social Skills & Self-Regulation Group - Online
Social Skills & Self-Regulation Group is aimed at children in grades four and five who could benefit from support with their social skills and self-regulation. Participants will learn core concepts from the well-established Social Thinking® and Zones of Regulation® programs.
Kerry's Place - (FFS) Master Minds: A "How To" Guide To Homework (Ages 11-13) - Online
Do you want to learn how to stay organized? Do you want to become more independent with your time management, organization, motivation and problem solving when it comes to your school work? You will leave this group with helpful ideas to use when studying or completing your homework.
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