As more and more schools around the world are closing, parents and carers are suddenly finding themselves in charge of their children’s education. People have been busy sharing homeschooling websites, apps and printables. We understand that things are a bit different for SEND families, and we couldn’t help but notice that some of these resources might not be as relevant for autistic children and young people. But we realise that the change in routine and the uncertainty we are all facing in our communities can be very disruptive and upsetting for them and they also need to be kept busy and engaged while at home. So, we put together an autism-friendly list of activities and resources based on the sensory systems:
We will be continuing to update this list so please leave us a comment below if there is anything else you would like us to add!