My friend with autism / Written by Beverley Bishop, Illustrated by Craig Bishop

By: Bishop, Beverley.
Contributor(s): Bishop, Craig [illustrator].
Arlington, TX : Future Horizons, 2011Edition: Enhanced.Description: 41 p. : col ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781935274186; 9781949177503.Subject(s): CHILDREN | AUTISM | JUVENILE LITERATURE | FRIENDSHIPS | SOCIAL NETWORKS
Contents:
Illustrated story|Getting to know a child with autism|Page-by-page notes for adults|18 signs and symptoms of an autism spectrum disorder|10 quick strategies for helping a child with autism|Recommended reading|About the author and illustrator
Summary: "This book's vivid illustrations and charming storyline will foster tolerance and understanding among peers. At the end of the book are Page-by-Page Notes for Adults, which supplement the text with facts and explanations to further educate teachers and classmates' parents." -- book jacket
List(s) this item appears in: Explaining conditions to children. Feb 2016 (CM) | Autism- books for kids. April 2018. CM | ECE Picture books (Cat) June 19 | Primary Autism (Cat) June 19
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Illustrated story|Getting to know a child with autism|Page-by-page notes for adults|18 signs and symptoms of an autism spectrum disorder|10 quick strategies for helping a child with autism|Recommended reading|About the author and illustrator

"This book's vivid illustrations and charming storyline will foster tolerance and understanding among peers. At the end of the book are Page-by-Page Notes for Adults, which supplement the text with facts and explanations to further educate teachers and classmates' parents." -- book jacket

Patron comment on 29/06/2015

Useful but very wordy though, each page needs less info to hold young people's attention

Patron comment on

We chose this book to share with my son's school. It gives an excellent notion of what autism is like to neurotypical children (and adults) The school has ordered a copy and so have I.

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My 7 year old enjoyed this book being read to her

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