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Adele Devine

Adele Devine is a Special Needs teacher at a school for young people with severe learning difficulties and autism. She has over a decade of experience teaching children on the autism spectrum and worked as an ABA home tutor before qualifying as a teacher in 2004. Adele has a regular two-page feature in Teach Early Years magazine and shares her knowledge of special education needs through 'A Special Blog' ( In 2010, she co-founded the multi-award winning SEN Assist autism software with her husband. They have three children and live in Surrey, UK.

JKP publications by Adele Devine

  1. It's Raining and I'm Okay

    It's Raining and I'm Okay

    A Calming Story to Help Children Relax When They Go Out and About

    Adele Devine, illustrated by Quentin Devine

    Children with special needs often feel overwhelmed while out and about, but this simple rhyming story can help them to reduce feelings of anxiety. Ideal for kids aged 3-7, this bright and reassuring picture book offers calming strategies, useful symbols for pre-readers, and downloadable notes to support kids who feel anxious out of the home. Learn More
    2017, Hardback, 8.54in x 8.39in / 217mm x 213mm, 40pp, £9.99
    ISBN: 9781785923197
    2017, Ebook, PDF, 40pp, £9.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-631-5
  2. Flying Starts for Unique Children

    Flying Starts for Unique Children

    Top Tips for Supporting Children with SEN or Autism When They Start School

    Adele Devine

    Make children with SEN feel welcome and at ease during their first days of school and you'll get their whole school career of to a great start. This book offers the very best advice for helping children to thrive, with tried-and-tested tips on settling children into a school routine and making classrooms SEN-friendly. Learn More
    2016, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.10in / 229mm x 155mm, 312pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 9781785920011
    2016, Ebook, ePUB, 312pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-241-6
  3. Literacy for Visual Learners

    Literacy for Visual Learners

    Teaching Children with Learning Differences to Read, Write, Communicate and Create

    Adele Devine, illustrated by Quentin Devine

    This book provides exciting new strategies for teaching literacy to children with special educational needs. Keeping the strengths of visual learners at the heart of each strategy, the author shares tried-and tested ways to develop key reading, writing, comprehension and communication skills. Learn More
    2015, Paperback / softback, 9.76in x 7.09in / 248mm x 180mm, 288pp, £27.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-598-7
    2015, Ebook, PDF, 288pp, £27.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-054-2
  4. Colour Coding for Learners with Autism

    Colour Coding for Learners with Autism

    A Resource Book for Creating Meaning through Colour at Home and School

    Adele Devine, illustrated by Quentin Devine

    This book explains how colour coding can assist with communication, coping with change, understanding emotions, diversifying diet and reducing anxiety by helping children with autism to generalise lessons already learnt and creating clear visual categories. The CD-ROM provides printable resources to enable colour coding in the classroom and home. Learn More
    2014, 208pp