Grade Level(s): 7
Computer for Presenter, Internet Connection, LCD Projector, Speakers/Headphones, Adobe Flash Player
Keywords: autism, gene, genetic factor, chromosome, DNA, heredity, biotechnology, brain, research, development, neuron, nervous system, disease, disorder, health, medicine
Video is 13 minutes, not including discussion time.
Some students may be sensitive to video content, which includes autistic children ages 1 to 18.
Segments from the movie Rain Man are included.
Source and Access Information
Name of Author/Source: WGBH Educational Foundation
District/Organization of Contributor(s): Duval
Is this Resource freely Available? Yes
Access Privileges: Public
* Please note that examples of resources are not intended as complete curriculum.