It’s difficult to keep stress at bay, but here are some tips to help let go of some everyday stress and enjoy the holiday traditions, magic and wonder with your child with special needs.
Here are some of our favourite holiday articles for families with children who have special needs:
Best Toys for Kids with Special Needs
Gift Guide for kids with ASD
Do’s and Don’ts of gift giving to children with special needs
What Christmas looks like when your child has special needs
Christmas apps for kids with special needs
How to prepare your child for Hannukah (social story printable included)
Ellen Stumbo Podcast- Surviving the Holidays plus downloadable survival kit
Markham Public Library - Elementary School Learning & Academic Success (Part 1) - Online
This 2 part workshop will:
Look at what essential skills are needed for academic learning and independence at school.
We will explore strategies aiming to improve literacy/academic learning, advanced language proficiency, social-emotional development, and teamwork competence.
Learning Disabilities Association of York - Reading Rocks - Online
Reading Rocks is an intervention approach that uses motivational tactics to engage children in the reading process. These tactics are designed to actively engage children in their own learning. The motivation tactics are engaged through the use of instructional workstations that tutors design and tailor to each child’s needs.
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