It can be tricky to figure out what your child's writing level is, since standardized testing often doesn't work well for children with autism. I find it helpful to get a sample of your child's writing and compare it to samples written by children at different grade levels. You'll find the writing samples that your child's writing most closely resembles, and use that a grade-level estimate of your child's current writing skills. A great resource for this is Reading Rockets. O
I'm so excited to share these free printable activities for using robot battle shows (like Battlebots) in your homeschool. This project is a collaboration with Aspire Robotics, a new website devoted to making science and robotics education accessible to students with autism. You can get the activities here. Make sure you're watching the new season of BattleBots starting June 23 on ABC!