Social stories

Friendship Vocabulary

September 19, 2016
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Here is a set of Friendship vocabulary cards along with a very handy word mat.   Friendship cards Friendship vocabulary If you like this resource, there are other similar resources which may be of use to you. Click the links to take you to these resources. Emotions Galore (A massive set of emotion cards) Word […]

Social story to explain autism to an autistic child

May 11, 2016
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A member of the ELSA group needed a social story to explain autism to an autistic child. She didn’t want to use the word ‘different’. I came up with this which I am now sharing freely. It is in word format so you can change it to suit. Also I have added a couple of […]

Best case/worst case problem solving activity

January 8, 2016
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Best case/worst case This is a simple worksheet to use when a child has a problem. What is the worst thing that could happen? What is the best thing that could happen? What might the middle ground be? This may help them see the problem in perspective. Looking at the worst case scenario┬ácan help anyone […]

Social story template

March 19, 2015
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Here is a basic social story template for planning your social story. Download:┬áSocial story plan   Click here to read more about social stories. Here are some more social skills resources Social skills intervention listening skills Social skills posters My social skills workbook – how to be a friend Social skills non verbal communication game

Personal space camp

January 30, 2015
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I found this book when looking for activities for someone around personal space. The book is available in the ELSA Amazon book store and you can see it in more detail by clicking the following links. There is also an activity book to go with it. I also found a youtube video of someone reading […]

Social stories

April 15, 2014
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This is a quick reference for writing a basic social story. There are other types of sentences that can be used but this will get you started. What is a social story? A social story is a short story written in a specific style and describes what happens in a specific social situation. It describes […]