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Teacher Resources: Daily Information Sheet

This visual Daily Information Sheet is intended to be interactive for the student so at the end of the day, the student can reflect on his day and circle what he did. It can be an opportunity for the student to communicate to his parents what he did throughout his day and express his/her feeling...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: No More Services

This is a social narrative created in full page book form. It describes to a student that their intense services are being terminated. It contains simple language and many pictures. This is in a Word document format. Skill: Coping with Changes Age range: 6+ ye...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Washing Hands

This is a visual support describing the steps to washing hands. It is written in Power Point and is narrated. It contains simple language and at least one picture per slide. Skill: Washing My Hands Age range: 5+ years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Going to Preschool on the Bus

This is an eighteen slide Power Point file. It is a social narrative on attending preschool and riding the bus 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: Bus Version I Go to Pre...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K)

Social Narratives: Schedule Changes

This social narrative is two pages with no pictures. It talks about how schedule changes can sometimes make things go wrong and how Thomas the Tank deals with it. It also contains a power card at the end that contains text and pictures. This is a Word document file. Skill: Coping wi...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Safety in the Community

This is a social narrative for safety in the community. This .pdf file is in booklet form and contains mostly pictures with some text per page. It is in 'If-Then' format. Skill: Safety Age range: 8-18 years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist January 2012 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Self-Management for Students with ASD

Self-Management for Students with ASD

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Behavior, Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist May 2014 Newsletter: Talking about autism, an end of the year thank you to our autism teams.

Talking about autism, an end of the year thank you to our autism teams.

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Time to Relax

This is a social narrative on when it is time to relax and how to relax with deep breathing. This .pdf file is in booklet format and contains some text with at least one picture on each page. Skill: Behavior Age range: 8-18 years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS October 2011 Newsletter: KISN Newsletter - Mental Health and the Autism Spectrum

Mental Health and the Autism Spectrum By Valerie L. Gaus, Ph.D.

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Emotional & Character Development, social, Mental Health, Autism

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: My Friend Has Autism

This is a story written for classmates of a peer with autism. It provides information / training for the peers about autism and how it may affect their friend. This eighteen slide Power Point file uses simple language and contains at least one picture per slide. Skill: My Friend w...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Problem Solvers Guide

This Power Point describes problem solving strategies and making good choices when the teacher is gone from the classroom. It is sixteen slides long. It contains mostly text and a few pictures. Skill: Problem solving book Age range: 7+ years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Positive vs. Negative Thinking

This is a social narrative flow chart on positive vs negative thinking. This BoardMaker file is written in all text, no pictures. Skill: Self Monitoring Age range: 12+ years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Poop Goes in the Toilet

This is a social narrative describing that poop goes in the toilet (not in pants). It is written in Word with eight cards that can be cut out and made into a little booklet. It contains simple language and at least one picture per card. Skill: Bathroom Skills A...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Anger: How Luke Skywalker Handles Anger

This social narrative is written to help a student with calming when he is angry using Luke Skywalker as a special interest. It is written in Word. It is mostly text with a couple of pictures. Skill: Self-Calming Special interest: Luke Skywalker ...

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS March 2013 Newsletter: March Teacher Resource-Teaching Literacy Skills to Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Teacher Resource-Teaching Literacy Skills to Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Reading, Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS August 2013 Newsletter: August Teacher Resource: Back to School: All About Me! By: Peggy Lawrence

Teacher Resource: Back to School: All About Me!

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Being a Good Student

This is a social narrative which targets following school rules and being a good student. This .pdf file is in booklet form and contains text and a few pictures per page. Skill: Being a Good Student Age range: 10-18 years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Personal Space

This is a social narrative book on personal space. This .pdf file is in booklet format and contains no text with at least one picture on each page. Skill: Social Skills Age range: 8-18 years

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Teacher Resources: Shoe Tying

Shoe tying sequence visual support. Skill: Tying Shoes Age range: 2-21

Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Early Childhood (Birth − K), All Ages