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February 11, 2015
Friendship Circle’s 2015 Great Bike Giveaway for Kids with Special Needs

Friendship Circle’s 2015 Great Bike Giveaway for Kids with Special Needs

+*-Do you remember the freedom you felt, the confidence you gained, the pride you had when you received your first bike? The Great Bike Giveaway will help give children with special needs the same feeling you had when that shiny new bike […]
February 2, 2015
Workbook on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Ms.P's Lessons on Safety by Deepa A Kumar

Workbook on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention: Ms. P’s Lessons on Safety by Deepa A Kumar

+*-The team at SentioLife Solutions received a message about something all our children should know about. Unfortunately many children are never told about this because their parents do not know HOW to tell them. I am talking about CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION. […]
January 8, 2015
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) SIBLING SUPPORT (updated Jan. 2015) by Trish Thorpe

Review of Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD Sibling Support Handbook by Trish Thorpe

+*-On our Special Needs Book Review site we reviewed one of the four books Trish Thorpe has written titled  Asperger’s Sibling Support: 15 Practical Tips for Parents/Caregivers. We thank the author for writing to us about the 2nd edition of this book with a new title, […]
December 2, 2014
Sensitive Sam Visits the Dentist by Marla Roth-Fisch - Packed with Tips for Parents

Book Review of Sensitive Sam Visits the Dentist by Marla Roth-Fisch

+*-Sensitive Sam Visits the Dentist  written and illustrated by Marla Roth-Fisch helps all children overcome their fear of visiting the dentist.  This beautiful children’s book is packed with hints for parents on making a visit to the dentist a better experience. It is especially […]
November 20, 2014
Parenting kids so they become responsible adults who are not helpless

Parenting Tips – Do Not Make Your Child an Under-Functioner by Stacy Eva

+*-Do Not Make Your Child an Under-Functioner – How can parents know when they are doing too much for their child? How can parents help their child become responsible? The team of this Special Needs Blog thanks Stacy Eva for her parenting tips on […]
November 17, 2014
Child using computer - Special Education Technology by Felicity Dryer

The Gamification of Education – Use of Game Design Elements in Non-game Contexts – Infographic

+*-What is gamification? Should parents and teachers find educational games and encourage kids to “play” to “learn”? Our team is pleased to share this infographic titled The Gamification of Education gamification.org, “Moving Learning Games Forward” by MIT Education Arcade.
October 27, 2014
Children with autism are often victims of bullying. Caregivers have the responsibility to prepare vulnerable students so they know how to protect themselves

Neutralizing Negative Messaging about Children with Autism by Lorrie Servati

+*-The team at SentioLife Solutions, Ltd. thanks Lorrie Servati for her post, “Neutralizing Negative Messaging about Children with Autism”. It fits perfectly with our other posts of October about bullying and cyberbullying as this is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. Children with Autism as well as other children […]