"You're Going to Love This Kid!"

Teaching Student with Autism in the Inclusive Classroom

Second Edition
Paula Kluth, PhD | Eugene Marcus
  • Product Code 9781598570793 ( MR #053036 )

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“A spectacular work, filled with thought-provoking wisdom that cultivates an appreciation for the positive potential inherent in every child on the autism spectrum, and practical suggestions for helping these kids shine! You’re going to LOVE this book!” —Veronica Zysk, Managing Editor, Autism Asperger’s Digest magazine
Thousands of educators have turned to “You’re Going to Love This Kid!” for fresh ways to welcome and teach students with autism—and now the book teachers trust is fully revised and more practical than ever! Gathering feedback from teachers across the country during her popular workshops, autism expert Paula Kluth targeted this second edition to the specific needs of today’s primary- and secondaryschool educators. Still packed with the ready-to-use tips and strategies that teachers are looking for, the new edition gives readers:
  • dozens of NEW photocopiable forms, checklists, and planning tools that make it easy for teachers to implement the suggested strategies
  • photos of curricular adaptations, sensory supports, and classroom scenes
  • thoroughly revised and updated chapters on today’s hottest topics:
  • improving literacy, implementing positive behavior support, and collaborating effectively with families
  • larger 8.5 x 11 format, so the book is easier to read and photocopy
  • study guide with challenging discussion questions for each chapter
  • new ideas throughout the book based on the latest research on autism, inclusion, literacy, and behavior
Readers will also get updates on all of the other topics covered in the first edition, including fostering friendships, building communication skills, planning challenging and multidimensional lessons, and adapting the curriculum and the physical environment.
A book teachers will keep forever for creative ideas and inspiration, this new edition of “You’re Going to Love This Kid!” is the ultimate practical guide to including students with autism, teaching them effectively and sensitively, and appreciating the gifts they bring to the classroom.

  • Pages 368
  • Format 8.5" x 11"
  • Copyright 2010