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SOCIAL SKILLS AND PLAY

Purposeful Play and Why
It’s Important for Learning

Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

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Justyna Balzar

Teaching Kids to Play from a Safe Social Distance

Justyna Balzar, MEd, BCBA
Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

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Materials: Playing from a Safe Distance presentation (PDF Format)

Article that features Meghan Cave: Getting Creative to Support Special Needs Kids and Families

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Co-sponsored by SoNo Branch Library: SPED MATTERS and Wilton SEPTA

The Power of the Words You Choose to Use

Lydia Soifer, PhD

VIDEO

Materials:
Positive Things to Say to Kids (JPG Format)
Positive Words and Phrases (JPG Format)

Book Recommendations:
Teaching Kids to Be Kind (A Guide to Raising Compassionate and Caring Children), by Rachel Tomlinson (2020)
The Best Colors, by Barbara Taff, an inspirational gift to pre-school and elementary age children, their parents, and teachers about discovering friendship and acceptance through the mixing of primary colors.

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Sponsored by Wilton Youth Council in partnership with Wilton Library and SPED*NET Wilton

Encouraging Language and Life Skills at Home During COVID-19 Shutdown

Nancy Schwartz, PhD

VIDEO

Materials: 
Involving Children in Chores
 (PDF Format)
Patterned Activities
 (PDF Format)
Declarative Language
 (PDF Format)

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Co-sponsored by SoNo Branch Library: SPED MATTERS

Orchestrating Virtual Socializing:
Helping Kids with LD/ADHD/ASD Stay Socially Engaged During the Shutdown

David P. Sylvestro, MA, CSP

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Materials: Orchestrating Virtual Socializing (PDF Format)

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The Art of Hanging Out:
Understanding the Skills Teens Need to Plan and Host a Hang Out

Justyna Balzar, MEd, BCBA

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Materials: The Art of Hanging Out (PDF Format)

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Preparing Your Child for a Socially Successful Holiday Season

Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

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Materials:  Preparing for the Holidays
(PDF Format)

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Each listing contains information about that presentation and speaker; downloadable materials; and a link to the video
SOCIAL SKILLS AND PLAY

Purposeful Play and Why
It’s Important for Learning

Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

VIDEO

More About this Presentation

More About Meghan Cave

Meghan Cave

Justyna Balzar

Teaching Kids to Play from a Safe Social Distance

Justyna Balzar, MEd, BCBA
Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

VIDEO

Materials: Playing from a Safe Distance presentation (PDF Format)

Article that features Meghan Cave: Getting Creative to Support Special Needs Kids and Families

More About this Presentation

More About Justyna Balzar

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Co-sponsored by SoNo Branch Library: SPED MATTERS and Wilton SEPTA

The Power of the Words You Choose to Use

Lydia Soifer, PhD

VIDEO

Materials:
Positive Things to Say to Kids (JPG Format)
Positive Words and Phrases (JPG Format)

Book Recommendations:
Teaching Kids to Be Kind (A Guide to Raising Compassionate and Caring Children), by Rachel Tomlinson (2020)
The Best Colors, by Barbara Taff, an inspirational gift to pre-school and elementary age children, their parents, and teachers about discovering friendship and acceptance through the mixing of primary colors.

More About this Presentation

More About Lydia Soifer

Sponsored by Wilton Youth Council in partnership with Wilton Library and SPED*NET Wilton

Encouraging Language and Life Skills at Home During COVID-19 Shutdown

Nancy Schwartz, PhD

VIDEO

Materials: 
Involving Children in Chores
 (PDF Format)
Patterned Activities
 (PDF Format)
Declarative Language
 (PDF Format)

More About this Presentation

More About Nancy Schwartz

Co-sponsored by SoNo Branch Library: SPED MATTERS

Orchestrating Virtual Socializing:
Helping Kids with LD/ADHD/ASD Stay Socially Engaged During the Shutdown

David P. Sylvestro, MA, CSP

VIDEO

Materials: Orchestrating Virtual Socializing (PDF Format)

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The Art of Hanging Out:
Understanding the Skills Teens Need to Plan and Host a Hang Out

Justyna Balzar, MEd, BCBA

VIDEO

Materials: The Art of Hanging Out (PDF Format)

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Preparing Your Child for a Socially Successful Holiday Season

Meghan Cave, MEd, BCBA

VIDEO

Materials:  Preparing for the Holidays
(PDF Format)

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