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Calling all Coaches October 2017

Is a suggestion an effective coaching question? 

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Coaching

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Greeting Adults

This is a social narrative for greeting adults. This .pdf file is in booklet form and contains mostly text with at least one picture per page. Skill: Communication Age range: 8-18 years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

Social Narratives: Going to Preschool in a car

This is an eighteen slide Power Point file. It is a social narrative on attending preschool and riding in a car to get there. Instructions for assembling the book is included. It is written in simple language and contains at least one picture per slide. Skill: Car Version I Go to Pr...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K)

Social Narratives: Follow Rules

This social narrative that focuses on rules with the special interest of animals. It is written in simple language and contains at least one picture per page. This is a BoardMaker file. Skill: Follow rules Special interest: Animals Age range...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6)

Teacher Resources: Work Map

This is a flow chart for work compliance and earning a reinforcer. It is a word document. It contains simple, short language and one picture per instruction. This is a Word document. Skill: Behavior Age range: 8+ years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Behavior, Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

Teacher Resources: April 2013-Transitioning to a New Classroom

This packet contains a sample social story to prepare students for transitioning to a new classroom in the coming year, a 'Student SnapShot' that was designed to provide information to the receiving teacher and an overview of Supporting Students with ASD. Skill: Preparing to transition...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Behavior, Autism

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: E-mailing during class

This is a social narrative explaining the school rules for emailing and the consequences for emailing at undesignated times. This is a word document. Skill: Emailing During Computer Class Age range: 12-18 years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Social Narratives: Getting Angry At School

This is a social narrative on getting angry at school. This seventeen slide Power Point file uses simple language and contains at least one picture per slide. Skill: Calming Down Age range: 8+ years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

TASN ATBS December 2017 Newsletter

Watch what happens when Kansas educators work to support post-school success by recognizing the strengths and interests of an incredible young man.  For one student, "it's the year of sound" at Douglass High School. Also included are additional training links and resources.

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Secondary Transition, Specially Designed Instruction, Behavior, Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS January 2018 Newsletter

Links to resources on goal-setting for students and professional training opportunities

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Specially Designed Instruction, Autism, Social, Emotional & Character Development

Age

All Ages

Calling all Coaches December 2017

Can you coach someone during a conflict? Link to resource for clues to making that conversation successful as well as information about training and virtual coaching sessions.

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Coaching

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Asking a Question in Class

This is a social narrative describing raising your hand in class and waiting for the answer, if you have a question. This narrative contains words and some pictures. This is a Word document. Skill: Asking Questions in Class Age range: 9-18 years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

Social Narratives: Classroom Rules

This is a social narrative explaining classroom rules including walking feet, quiet voice, listening and having good manners. It is written in simple language with Sponge Bob as the special interest. This is a BoardMaker file. Skill: Rules Special interest: Spo...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6)

Social Narratives: Quiet in the Halls - Praying Mantis

This social narrative is for being quiet in the halls. It uses the special interest of Praying Mantis. It contains a picture with almost every word of text as well as a picture to go with the page. It is written in PowerPoint and is seven slides long. Skill: Fire Drill ...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

Tri-State Webinar: Transition Planning for Individuals with ASD: Part 3 of 4: The Central Importance to Sexual Education in ASD

Description: Transition Planning for Individuals with ASD is a four part webinar series. In part 3: The Central Importance of Sexual Education in ASD, Dr. Peter Gerhardt discuss: Why we should teach human sexuality education to individuals with ASDGuide...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Secondary Transition, Autism

Age

All Ages

Tri-State Webinar: Self-Care: Your Work Is As Good As You Are

Description: Professional development is focused on teaching adult staff strategies and techniques to improve student skills, behavior, and performance. The direction is always student-focused: teaching curriculum, strategies, topic information, to increase our knowledge of h...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Mental Health

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Itchy Bodies are Private

This six slide Power Point uses the special interest of Cheetah Girls to describe for the student areas locations where itchy bodies need to stay private and where it is okay to let someone know when the body is itchy. Skill: Itchy Bodies are Private Special inte...

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Autism

Age

High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Elementary (K − 6)

Teacher Resources: January Visual Support: Token Economies

This month's visual support includes steps to creating individual token economies as well as examples for individualizing those systems. Age range: 5-18 years

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Behavior, Autism

Age

All Ages

Teacher Resources: Emotion Board

This was created at Summer Institute 2012. Emotion Board was used to help a student determine what he/she was feeling, and the steps to process. Skill: Emotional Regulation Age range: 5-10

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

social, Emotional & Character Development, Autism

Age

Elementary (K − 6)

Calling all Coaches November 2017

Are our brains "born to judge?" Read about turning assumptions into positive presuppositions to support trust as the foundation for interactions. Links, information about training, and a video that supports self-reflection. 

Updated on

October 02, 2018

Topic

Coaching

Age

All Ages