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Weekly Menu-Feb-24-28

Scroll down for additional menus Monday Breakfast-Blueberry Yogurt Parfait Cinnamon Toasted Oat Topping WGOranges Low-Fat (1%), Milk Lunch-Turkey Meatloaf Whole Grain Rolls Kale, Parsnip, & Carrot MedleyApples Low-Fat (1%), Milk Vegetarian lunch- BBQ Chickpea Meatloaf Whole Wheat Rolls Green Beans...

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Make Dining Out With Your Child With Special Needs More Pleasant

Going out to eat with a child who has special needs, such as autism or cerebral palsy can be challenging. Other diners might not always understand your child's needs, and you might need special accommodations from the restaurant. But taking...

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Practicing Restaurant Etiquette with Your Child

Going to a restaurant can be relaxing for adults, but a little funkier for children. Outside of their comfort zone of the home, children can freeze up around waiters and get upset when chicken fingers aren’t on the menu. But,...

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Helping Your Child Stay Active this Winter

Winter is a time where we like to hibernate: we eat a lot over the holidays and then stay indoors and lounge in the cooler months. This can make it hard to stay active, especially for special needs children who...

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3 Ways to Help Your Child with Autism Clean Their Bedroom

One of the most challenging things for any child is how easily they can become overstimulated. Think back to when you were a child and your parents asked you to clean your bedroom. The younger you were and the messier...

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Weekly Menu-Dec-16-20

Scroll down for additional menus Monday Breakfast-Red Rabbit O's Cereal WG Honeydew Low-Fat (1%), Milk Lunch-Chicken Cacciatore Farfalle Pasta Sauteed Kale Oranges Low-Fat (1%), Milk Vegetarian lunch-Jerk Tofu Brown Rice Green Peas Oranges Tuesday Breakfast-Banana Pancakes WG Fruit Compote Topping...

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Special Need Children: Inclusion in Household Duties

Every child with special needs must feel included in terms of participating and helping around the house. A child with cerebral palsy, autism or any other special need can still be included in maintaining the household duties. When a child...

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Five Family-Friendly Activities and Events This Fall

At The Deron School, we always look forward to autumn: it both means the return of our students and a fresh school year but also the chance to get off campus and explore all that New Jersey has to offer...

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How to Prepare Your Child for a New School Year

Impossible as it seems, a new school year is just around the corner! As families enjoy the final weeks by the beach and days by the pool, we at The Deron School are eagerly anticipating another fruitful academic year with...

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What Makes Deron Different

What makes Deron different? In our ongoing series about What Makes The Deron School different, (as well as special), we are focusing on the Transition and Bridge Program in this newsletter. To help us with that background, we spoke with Patty Schmid, Transition...

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