September 21, 2018

LINDEN GROVE SCHOOL


Specialized Learning for the Whole Child
Linden Grove School is a private, state-accredited, not-for-profit school that offers an alternative learning program for students primarily diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder and who struggle in a more traditional school setting. Linden Grove addresses many of the academic, sensory, social, communication, and behavioral needs common for children with autism and other related learning and behavioral disorders.

INSIDE LGS

Creating Summer Structure for Kids with Autism

A person with autism thrives on being in a familiar environment with routine and structure. So while kids with autism may not enjoy every minute of every school day, they do find comfort in the structure. Summer vacation, on the other hand, can be difficult for kids with autism because their “safe” routines are gone. In her blog post, Preparing Children with Autism for Summer, Brittany … Read More

Making Memories for a Lifetime

Ask an LGS alum about their fondest school memories and they won’t say math or handwriting. Alumni most often talk about the school dances, field day, the trip to Siekman’s farm, and other events. This past Friday LGS parents and other supporters hosted a school carnival with a variety of games and prizes – even a fortune teller! And in May, as we prepare to wrap-up another school year, more … Read More

A Planet Full of Animals

There are lots of different kinds of animals in all shapes, sizes, and colors roaming our planet. Ms. Wagner’s K-2 students are learning about different animals and how to group them together by traits they have in common. For example:                 Mammals – Hair or fur, warm-blooded, live births, … Read More

Rockin’ the Regions

  Each region in the United States has features that make it different. Mrs. Kubachka’s social studies students can tell you not only about the geography, climate, resources and economy of each region but also the people who live there and aspects which make each region unique. For example, can you name the regions with the following characteristics? (answers are … Read More

Best Essential Oils for Kids with ASD

When you hear the words “essential oils” you might think of going to a spa for some much-needed relaxation. But essential oils can also be beneficial for children on the autism spectrum. Autism Parenting Magazine offers a guide to the Best Essential Oils for Autism and ADHD. Their list includes: Frankincense – for helping to stay focused and reduce stress and negative emotions … Read More