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. This book covers Izzy and the difficulties she faces in her classroom. As kids read this book, they will learn how to better understand those with sensory challenges.
It can be difficult for classmates of children with special needs to understand their peer's unique situation. This book uses attractive pictures to 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. This book promotes awareness, acceptance, and overall understanding towards autistic persons. 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.
39 pages, recommended for children in 1st-3rd grade.