Asperger’s Syndrome



This ebooklet provides a brief overview of children with Asperger’s syndrome and a wide range of strategies teachers and other school professionals can use to assist the child with Asperger’s in the classroom. Relevant strategies can also be easily adapted to be included in student’s Individual Learning Plans and in the recommendations section of psychologist’s reports.

These strategies are designed for use with students in primary and junior secondary schools.

  • Verbal communication with the child
  • Visual communication with the child
  • Building writing and literacy skills
  • Teach social skills
  • Decrease challenging behaviours
  • Seating in learning areas
  • Special interests
  • Homework and tests
  • Games, sport and physical education
  • Recess and lunchtime
  • Resources