Welcome to And Next Comes L

New to And Next Comes L? Welcome to a blog about hyperlexia + autism + other tales of learning. I share sensory resources, educational activities and crafts for kids, hyperlexia and autism resources, blogging tips, and more!

And Next Comes L?! That's a Funny Name...

You might be wondering what's up with my blog name. I know, I know...it's unique, but no worries, I explain it all here in What's in a Name? And speaking of names, my name is Dyan. You can find out how to pronounce my name and more on my about me page.

What You Will Find on And Next Comes L

I like to write about a lot of things, but I mostly focus on activities for kids, sensory hacks, hyperlexia resources, and autism resources. From time to time, I may blog about blogging, social media, food, or other DIY projects.

{Website Tip} You can click on any pink text to be taken to more information. So click away my friends. There's lots of goodies to discover on my blog.

Popular Posts on And Next Comes L

Don't know what to read first? Why not try reading one of our top 15 posts!

  1. Free Printable Daily Visual Schedule
  2. Edible Sludge Sensory Play
  3. Quiet Books: Guide to Making One of Your Own
  4. 25 Sensory Hacks for Vestibular & Proprioceptive Input
  5. Oral Motor Activities for Kids with Free Printable List
  6. Sensory Play Guide: How to Dye Sensory Materials
  7. How to Make a DIY No Sew Crash Mat
  8. 50 Music Activities for Kids
  9. Homemade Stretchy Resistance Bands
  10. Rainbow Oats: How to Dye Oats for Sensory Play
  11. Free I Spy Printables
  12. The 3 Day No Sew Quiet Book with 40 Printable Templates
  13. Free Printable LEGO Emotions Chart
  14. 50 Heavy Work Activities for Kids with Free Printable
  15. Essential Oils for Autism

Connect With Us

Want to keep up to date on everything that happens here at And Next Comes L?  Be sure to connect with me in the Hyperlexia + Autism Facebook Support Group or through the Weekly Autism Planner newsletter.


  1. Thank you! Loads of great resources, especially language apps for the ipad & the pokemon printables.

  2. Dyan, is it possible that the "contact" is not working? Thanks

    1. It works for me. It will open up your email program with my email address. Hope that helps.

  3. Hello! I was looking at your music activities. I love giving children an opportunity to explore, as well! ...you might want to check out noteknacks.com, as I think you and I share the same philosophy in teaching...
    Thanks for all of your great info!