Autism KWL Chart
About KWL Charts
The KWL chart was created by Donna Ogle in 1986. KWL charts are used to activate prior knowledge and give the students a chance to explore what they hope to learn. At the end of the educational activties the KWL chart is used to reflect on what has been learned.
Unit 1: Fill in the K (What I know about Autism Spectrum Disorder "ASD"), and W (What I hope to learn about ASD) before begining Unit 1.
Use these guiding questions to assist in filling out the K and W sections of the KWL chart.
- What does it look like?
- What characteristics are associated with ASD?
- What causes this disorder?
- Why is it so prevalent?
- Any other thoughts, observations or opinions you have heard about this disorder.
K - What I Know about ASD.....
W - What I hope to learn about ASD.....
L - What I learned about ASD.....