As we are talking about prompts, I thought it important to define prompts before we talk about how to use them and fade them. First, a prompt is anything you add to instruction to help the student get to the right response. This means that it includes pretty much anything that is done after the …
Autism Classroom News5 Main Types of Prompts: My ASD son is an Kinaesthetic learner - so needs physical touch, movement, but visual & auditory support. I call it show-tell-do- repeat. Practically this mean if he watches a You-tube video on how to do something - in reality he is likely to have a go and succeed, than any other form of teaching. Including reading!
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Autistic Spectrum Disorder In the last 20 years the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders has skyrocketed. It was estimated that the incidence of autism was about 1 in 10,000 children in the early 1990’s. That number has risen dramatically to approximately 1 in 88 children today. Even more shocking is that ASDs now affect approximately 1 in 54 boys.