Sports and Games Group Ages 8 – 10
August 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Children will learn and practice the skills needed to play and enjoy sports and games while learning the skills to make new friends. Activities include various ball sports, competitive and cooperative board games and possibly video games on rainy days.
The following topics will be covered:
- Joining games
- Following group instructions and rules
- Sportsmanship & managing competition
- Finishing games
- Social conversations
A Behaviour Plan will be created for each participant that will outline their learning goals for the group as well as a progress review to summarize outcomes. Content will be adjusted based on the age range of participants.
*Snacks, Drinks and Transportation will not be provided. Participants will be provided with opportunities to have snacks and drinks during group time, please pack one.
Who is Eligible for The Sports and Games Group?
This group is currently being offered to children aged 8-10 with an ASD diagnosis. Participants must be able to communicate in full sentences and not engage in elopement or aggressive behaviour. Participants must be interested and willing to participate and learn the outlined skills. All participants must wear a mask and pass the screening tool in order to attend the group.
Commitment to The Sports and Games Group?
Children will attend for 3 hours a day for one week (5 days). Parents/Caregivers will receive handouts reviewing what is learned and strategies to practice at home.
Virtual Caregiver Orientation:
Ages 8-10: August 22nd
Week of August 28th – September 1st, 2023 (9:00am-12:00pm)
Registration: Please email [email protected]. Intake applications will be distributed to all interested parties at a later date, to help determine eligibility and appropriateness for this group. If this group is not the best fit for you and your teen, you will be contacted further with a rationale, and other possible options.
Cost: $700 Payment must be received in full prior to the start of group.
Location: Maltby Centre, Suite 100-31 Hyperion Court, Kingston, ON K7K 7G3
Requirements: To access this group, your child/youth requires an ASD diagnosis and must be within the identified age range.
- August 28
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Event Categories:
- Autism Services, Social Skills
- Event Tags:
- #Autism, Group, OAP, Social Skills
- Maltby Centre
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- Maltby Centre, Kingston
31 Hyperion Ct #100
Kingston, ON K7K 7G3 Canada + Google Map
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