So Why Does Izzy Cover Her Ears? You'll find out when you meet Izzy, a misunderstood first grader, who must deal with sensory overload in her new surroundings. Attractive pictures draw young readers in helping them understand students with sensory difficulties, including those with autism. Therapists, teachers, and parents can use this resource to help children understand that they are not alone. Great for using in classrooms or group settings to spread awareness and understanding with peers. This book includes a helpful guide with definitions, discussion questions, and related resources.