Commenting with PECs Activities (Picture Exchange Communication System)

In this post I am focusing on phase six of the Picture Exchange Communication System® (PECS®).  More specifically looking at commenting with PECs, how to implement phase six and lots of commenting activity ideas.   My…

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Mega List: 100 Books for under 5s

Mega List: 100 Books for under 5s

I want to share with you our favourite 100 books for under 5s. I have two boys under 5 and books play a big role in … View Post
Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Are you looking for tips on reading with your child?  I am going to share my favourite ways to share books with my kids. … View Post
Meaningful ways to help to manage challenging behaviour right now!

Meaningful ways to help to manage challenging behaviour right now!

Does your child hit, kick, bite, scream?  Does your child have sleeping or eating problems? It is really difficult to manage challenging behaviour and … View Post
The Ultimate Holiday in Cornwall.  10 Things You Must Do!

The Ultimate Holiday in Cornwall. 10 Things You Must Do!

I have just had a brilliant holiday in Cornwall with the extended family.  The weather was great and made for a very different holiday … View Post
Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

I was advised to get my son’s Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) started early.  This was great advice, we put the request … View Post
10 Famous People who have Autism

10 Famous People who have Autism

In 2018 we are seeing more adults get diagnosed with autism.  This is probably due to increased autism awareness and improved access to diagnosis for … View Post
Using visual aids to support an individual’s understanding

Using visual aids to support an individual’s understanding

Visual aids and social stories really have made a huge difference in our house.  The first few times I used them with my autistic … View Post
The Autism Show 2018

The Autism Show 2018

Saturday 16th June 2018, Excel, London So this is my second visit to The Autism Show having attended last year.  Once again it delivered on … View Post
Picture Exchange Communication / PECs Cards

Picture Exchange Communication / PECs Cards

Now that I have made hundreds of PECS®cards, I thought I would share how I make and store them.   Along with which cards … View Post