This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Squeeze Machine - This is Temple Grandin's invention based on a cattle chute. It gives firm, gentle pressure and stimulates the vestibular system and calms the person.
The Trap Door - This is a literal door onto a roof at Temple's secondary school, but it is also a symbolic door that she passes through to her future and a better life.
The Arizona Ranch - Temple's Aunt Ann owns this in the Southwest.
The Wrecked Car - This is one of Temple's earliest memories, and perhaps one of the most...
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