In Honor of Autism Awareness Month, check out my Pinterest boards for Autism and Behavior Management categories. Most 'typical" people learn these social skills incidentally with time and experience, where as those with autism require very discrete steps and patient support with many of these areas to navigate through their lives. Autism Pinterests
Be sure and take advantage of seasonal and everyday speech and language vocabulary and concepts
Teach verbs with action words, regular and irregular verb tense).
The easiest is to actually do the actions, then take pictures of them doing the actions and review later. Next, let them hide and find objects or stuffed animals for prepositions. Books are also a good way to point out actions and prepositions.
RATIONALE; Understanding and giving directions requires a vast knowledge of verbs and prepositions.