My Friend Eddie

by Eve Pollard Lawrence



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/23/2012

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 1
ISBN : 9781477236451
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 30
ISBN : 9781468576320

About the Book

My Friend Eddie is told from a classmate’s point of view about his friend with autism. The student explains some of his friend’s characteristics that can accompany autism along with situations that may occur and strategies that can be used in the classroom. My Friend Eddie is designed to help teachers explain autism to students in a way that will promote understanding and foster positive peer relationships in their classrooms.

About the Author

Eve Pollard Lawrence received her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Radford University and her Masters in Special Education from Old Dominion University. She currently works as an Elementary Special Education Teacher in Yorktown, VA. Eve wanted to help provide teachers with a positive way to prepare their students for some of the situations that occur and characteristics that can accompany children with autism; that is easy for children to relate to and understand.