Pedro, a young boy with autism loves whales more than anything. Pedro’s teacher discovers that it can help him do his best work and she incorporates this special interest into the whole curriculum. This helps all the children learn! Based on the real-life event that inspired the authors’ bestselling book “Just Give Him the Whale”, this simple but powerful story is a great teaching tool for educators and children alike.
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Paula Kluth and Patrick Schwarz
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
15 January 2010
Families, Parents, Professionals, Teachers, Person with disability
story, student, autism, engagement, strategy, teacher, educator, motivation, academic, curriciulum, children, interest, fascination