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Stop arm

by ADHDean on February 21, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

This is what one of our special needs students composed while we were riding on the bus this morning. He likes buses and all their parts. His teacher, my friend Cheryl, gave me the rest of the memoir: "Stop arm: heaven for autistic kid." :D


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