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I have an autistic child in my class who does not talk as in conversations. This child has memorized cartoons and repeats the dialogue to almost yelling all day long. This child will be quiet and work on assignments when the resource teacher is in the room. I have used picture schedules behavior picture cards without ant hope. When I show him a card and tell him no scripting he yells no! Everyone leaves with a headache at the end of the day. This child has become violent at times hitting, spitting and throwing things. The other students are becoming frustrated. I dread going to work each day. Help!
retired K teacher I assume he has an IEP since there is a resource teacher. Ask the resource teacher come and observe him while you are the only teacher in the room and get some ideas from the sped teacher. You can also call for an IEP meeting to modify things.

If he doesn't have an IEP then you need to start the ball rolling for child study, intervention, ...See More
Oct 5, 2016

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