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Tips for getting your child with special needs ready for the end of the school year - Advocacy in Action
Updated Saturday, August 15, 2015 Routine and stability are important for children with special needs. The onset of summer vacation means big changes in their routines. There are a few steps parents can take to help this transition go smoothly. Credit: Open Clips on Pixabay Calendar countdown Use a calendar to mark off each school day as it passes. A visual aid is often helpful when teaching children with special needs. Use the calendar to illustrate when school ends and vacation begins. Include any special days that are scheduled at school such as field trips or parties. Get contact information Making and maintaining friendships is difficult for some children with …