Looking for calming strategies for kids? We’ve got 21+ ideas to help children with anger management issues as a result of autism, anxiety, ADHD, and other special needs. Perfect for parents and teachers alike, these activities will help your child with self-regulation when an autism meltdown threatens to erupt. Keep these tools at home, in the classroom, and in the car so you’re always prepared and remember: while it may be difficult to learn how to deal with autism, you WILL find your way.

How to deal with autism: 21+ tools to calm an autistic meltdown

Looking for calming strategies for kids? We’ve got ideas to help children with anger management issues as a result of autism, anxiety, ADHD, and other special needs. Perfect for parents and teachers alike, these activities will help your child with se

Symptoms of ADHD at School | Attention-Deficit Signs in Middle School - Understood

What Teachers See: How ADHD Impacts Learning in Middle School

WOW!  What an amazing find if you teach a social skills lesson, and it is FREE!!! This social skills kit for children with ASD's has 40 problem scenarios, play money, and a PowerPoint option when you are working with larger groups or classes.  Download this amazing resource at:  http://autismteachingstrategies.com/autism-strategies/fix-the-problem-social-skills-game-free-download/

This social skills kit for children with ASD's has 40 problem scenarios, play money, and a PowerPoint option when you are working with larger groups or classes. This could be used to teach children with ASD social skills in a fun way.

Make a coping strategies wheel with skills to help manage emotions. Kids make their own individualized wheels for activities like positive thinking, breathing, listening to music, yoga, and more. Great activity for counseling or small groups.

Coping Strategies Wheel

Make a coping strategies wheel with skills to help manage emotions. Kids make their own individualized wheels for activities like positive thinking, breathing, listening to music, yoga, and more. Great activity for counseling or small groups.

The fidget key ring is great for any ages because it is small and and can be made into bland colors so it isn't as noticeable. The small ring fidget is quite, allows one to keep their hands moving, and will not disturb others around you.

Fidget / Rings / Sensory Toy / Stress Reliever / Pocket Fidget / Autism / Sensory Processing Disorder / ADHD / Desk Toy / Choose Bead Colors Tap the link to check out fidgets and sensory toys!

7 important ideas for teaching kids to self-regulate in the classroom and develop self-control and self-esteem. Teach children to manage their emotions and behaviors with a calming down kit, yoga, brain breaks, and more.

7 Important Ways to Teach Kids to Self-Regulate in the Classroom

Teach children to self-regulate, manage their emotions, develop self-control and self-esteem, and mindfulness with this SEL resource. Children will make their own calm down kit and stress ball. Teachers will facilitate the class learning and practicing yo

Strategies for Strengthening Inhibitory Control. Inhibitory control is the ability to suppress the processing or expression of information that would disrupt the efficient completion of the goal at hand. Excellent for children with ADHD and/or Autism. - Picmia

Problem Solving Wheel for Anger Management. Helpful way to provide choices to children.

elf Regulation – Minecraft 5 Point Scale I have recently created a Minecraft 5 Point Scale to help my son learn to self-regulate. It has been working awesome and it helps him be more aware of…

Minecraft 5 Point Scale – Self Regulation for Kids – free printable and customize

Great for kids with Autism, ADHD, and PSD (or any child! Updated - Includes Excel file for customization.

Make this DIY fidget tool for use in the classroom or at home while writing and reading to help kids focus, attend, and perform tasks with tactile sensory input and movement they need to help with fidgeting.

Desk Fidget Tool for School

Types of Behavior Function {Why is that behavior occurring?} - The Autism Helper

Types of Behavior Function {Why is that behavior occurring

Types of Behavior Function {Why is that behavior occurring?} - The Autism Helper Tap the link to check out fidgets and sensory toys!

Graphic of At a Glance: Classroom Accommodations for ADHD

At a Glance: Classroom Accommodations for ADHD

"Provide foot rests, seat cushions or resistance bands to satisfy the need for movement. - Use an assignment notebook. - Give the student a lesson outline.

Free printable social scripts about losing a game for kids with autism or hyperlexia from And Next Comes L

Losing a Game Social Scripts Mini Flip Book {Free Printable}

Free printable social scripts about losing a game for kids with autism or hyperlexia from And Next Comes L

Learn all about behavior mapping and Autism Spectrum Disorder by reading "Behavior Mapping: A Visual Strategy for Teaching Appropriate Behavior to Individuals With Autism Spectrum and Related Disabilities" by Amy Buie, MEd, BCBA, LBA.

Behavior mapping and Autism Spectrum Disorder. "Behavior Mapping: A Visual Strategy for Teaching Appropriate Behavior to Individuals With Autism Spectrum and Related Disabilities" by Amy Buie, MEd, BCBA, LBA.

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8 Ways Kids Can Calm Down Anywhere PLUS a Printable Mini Book

calm down anywhere infographicTap the link to check out great fidgets and sensory toys. Happy Hands make Happy People!

If your child has dysgraphia, these tools and apps can make writing easier. She may already use some of them at school, but it can help to have them at home, too.

8 Tools for Kids With Dysgraphia

Low AT - Pencil grips, slanted board, raised paper, highlighted paper, etc. aid students that may have difficulty with motor coordination write and stay within the lines of the paper.

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