Kids w/ Autism at Lunchtime - Cafeteria Conversation Tips (video)
The whole school day long, teachers are reminding kids not to talk during lessons. Ready to burst, kids can’t wait until lunchtime to start gabbing. But, kids with autism are usually left out of these conversations. In part, this is because they’re not sure how to begin or join in on a conversation. Lunchtime in the cafeteria is the perfect place and time for your kids to chat with their friends and build stronger friendships. There are many ways to have a conversation and many aspects of conversation to consider. Use these suggestions as a guide to explain and practice at home with your child!