Kids with special needs : information and activities to promote awareness and understanding / written by Veronica Getskow and Dee Konczal ; illustrated by Bev Armstrong
Book | Learning Works | 1996
Available at FVTC General Collection (HV1553.G47 1996)
200 p. : illus.
Living and working with a child with special needs -- Awareness activities to build empathy and understanding -- The brain -- a computer in charge of learning -- Communication disabilities -- Physical disabilities -- Facts about other health conditions -- Bibliotherapy -- Resources and organizations of interest.
Presents both the myths and the facts about disabilities. Children with disabilities have special needs, but perhaps their greatest need is to be understood and accepted by other children. It includes background information and simulation exercises about communicative, developmental, physical, and learning disabilities. A comprehensive resource for parents and teachers of children with special needs.
Fox Valley Technical College