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Sesame Street in Communities

The Big Idea: Children can play an especially important role in helping siblings with autism—and learn from them, too!

Siblings Helping Siblings

Explaining Autism Age 4 to 6 10 Min

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Print one page per child. Ask, “What things do you like to do with your sibling(s)?” Invite children to draw pictures of themselves and their siblings with their sibling(s). Help them to fill in the blanks. Ask, “How do you and your sibling help each other?”