Adolescents with Autism: Writing for Success!

Course: #7250Level: Intermediate1 Hour 60 Reviews

This is Part 2 of a 2-part series, Adolescents with Autism: Reading and Writing for Success. Writing is one of the most difficult skills to develop for anyone with a history of language impairment, and individuals with autism are no exception. This course will focus on techniques that encourage adolescents with autism to express themselves through the written word.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list three barriers to good writing experienced by adolescents with autism.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe three types of writing that adolescents with autism need to develop.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe three strategies to improve writing skills.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes What is a good writer and why is writing so difficult?
5-15 Minutes Using a strategy-based approach to writing instruction
15-40 Minutes Evidence-based writing strategies
40-55 Minutes Genre-specific writing strategies
55-60 Minutes Summary; Q&A

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