The Kids Will Have Their Say: Teaching Children With MSD/ASD To Write Opinions About Text
In this session, the presenters will describe the results of three studies involving the use of technology and response prompting to teach children with MSD/ASD to write their opinions about text. Further, they will describe the technology used and how it may be applied to other skills. Learner Outcomes: (1) Participants will identify two software applications that can be used for teaching writing; (2) Participants will describe the intervention steps for teaching opinion writing to students with MSD/ASD; (3) Participants will cite limitations to using the presented procedures and describe potential improvements.
Pennington, Robert; and Mims, Pamela J.. 2018. The Kids Will Have Their Say: Teaching Children With MSD/ASD To Write Opinions About Text. 19th International Conference on Autism, Intellectual Disability & Developmental Disabilities. http://daddcec.org/Portals/0/CEC/Autism_Disabilities/Conventions/2018/2018%20Conference%20Program%20Booklet.Final_Reduced%20Size_2.pdf