Dawn Adams Offers Guidance, Exercises for First-, Second-Graders with Autism

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After attending numerous schools across the country with her son when he was diagnosed with autism, author Dawn Adams found herself disappointed with how ill-equipped most schools were to handle the needs of autistic children. In An After-School Workbook for First and Second Graders with Autism (published by iUniverse), she provides practical guidance for parents and specific exercises for first- and second-graders with autism.

Based on Adams’ personal experience, seminars, classes and communication with hundreds of parents of autistic children, this workbook is meant to help parents with autistic or special needs children supplement their learning. It has a specific focus on helping improve the child’s attention span.

“The majority of people forget that even with normal children, they all learn at a different pace. Just like we do, and always have,” Adams says. “What is easy for one child is not so easy for another. Special needs or not. And just as important, praise them when they do catch on and you will be amazed at the results then and later on.”

Adams’ hope is that this workbook will surprise parents and children with its simple details and leave them looking forward to a second book.

An After-School Workbook for First and Second Graders with Autism
By Dawn Adams
Softcover | 8.25 x 11 in | 178 pages | ISBN 9781491770917
E-Book | 178 pages | ISBN 9781491770900
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Dawn Adams is a married mother of five. She attended Ohio State University. Born in Connecticut, Adams now resides in Georgia. For the past 13 years, she had attended classes, seminars and lectures to learn everything she can about autism and teaching autistic children.

iUniverse is an Author Solutions, LLC, supported self-publishing services provider that partners with Berrett-Koehler to offer Open Book Editions and True Directions – in partnership with Tarcher – a division of Penguin Books. Additionally, iUniverse maintains a strategic alliance with leading Canadian Book retailer Indigo Chapters. To recognize excellence in publishing, iUniverse offers select authors the Star Award, Reader’s Choice, and Editor’s Choice designations based on specific criteria. To learn more about iUniverse’s publishing services, please visit iuniverse.com or call 1-800-AUTHORS. For the latest, follow @iuniverse on Twitter and “Like” us on Facebook at facebook.com/iuniverseselfpublishing.

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