Friendly Facts

Friendly Facts : A Fun, Practical, Interactive Resource to Help Children Explore the Complexities of Friends and Friendship

Making friends and getting along with others is a big part of a child's life. But for children with autism spectrum disorders, making and keeping friends doesn't come easy. They need to be intentionally taught a range of strategies directed at broadening their social understanding skills and competencies. This interactive workbook is aimed at children ages 7-11, a period when friendships are increasingly important and a lack of friendship skills is all the more obvious and challenging. "Friendly Facts" explores five themes: What Is a Friend?, Being a Friend, Making Friends, Real Friends, and Staying Friends. Through fun activities that appeal to today's youth, children explore and put to a real-life test the major tenets of making and keeping friends. As such, this book prepares them for successfully participating in human interactions for the rest of their lives.

  • For ages: 9-12
  • Format: Paperback | 83 pages
  • Dimensions: 213.36 x 276.86 x 7.62mm | 272.16g
  • Publication date: 15 Mar 2010
  • Publisher: Aapc Publishing
  • Imprint: Autism Asperger Publishing Co,US
  • Publication City/Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations
  • ISBN10: 1934575615
  • ISBN13: 9781934575611
  • Bestsellers rank: 265,722

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