by Maxine and Daniel
Please keep in mind that this is a spectrum and all individuals are different. The following is a list of common experiences of verbal individuals on the autism spectrum of average to superior intelligence
A STUDENT WITH AUTISM:
* Cannot learn from a teacher they don’t like.
* Gets along very well with adults or younger children.
*May interpret language very literally and misunderstand the intent of an instruction or assignment. Won’t ask for clarification because they don’t know they’ve misunderstood your instructions. May say yes when they mean no. May say no when ...