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Teacher Resources: Rules for Riding the Bus

This is a visual support with rules for walking to the bus and riding the bus. This is a Word Document and contains simple language with at least one picture per instruction. Skill: Behavior Age range: 5-18 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Play Dates

This is a social narrative on having a play date. This .pdf file is in booklet format and contains mostly text with at least one picture on each page. Skill: Social Skills Age range: 5-9 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Elementary (K − 6)

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist September 2010 Newsletter: Evidence Based Reading Instruction for Individuals with ASD

Some of the very things that make class time enjoyable for other students can be the undoing of our students with ASD. Group activities such as read aloud time offer little structure as well as requiring limited active participation for all those except the reader. This resource provides informat...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Reading

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Sitting at my desk

This is a social narrative that describes for the student his choice of sitting at his desk, or, standing by his desk. It is done in simple language with a couple of pictures. This is a Word document. Skill: Students Have Desks in Classrooms Age range: 6+ years ...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Wasting Time

This is a social narrative about a student wasting time by picking rocks out of his shoes. It is written in simple language with a picture every couple of sentences. This is a Word document. Skill: Wasting Time Age range: 8+ years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Airplane Trip

This is a social narrative providing a student information on what to expect and things he can do for a trip that includes a plane ride. The format is intended to be in booklet form. This document contains text and at least one picture per page. This file is in pdf file format. Skil...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS October 2013 Newsletter: Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Changes in the new DSM-V

Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Changes in the new DSM-V

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Evaluation & Eligibility for IDEA, Assessment

Age

All Ages

Social Narratives: Taking A Break

This is a social narrative on requesting a break when upset. This .pdf file is in booklet format and contains text with at least one picture on each page. Skill: Self Calming Age range: 10-18 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Reading Smoothly

This is a social narrative on reading smoothly utilizing special interest of Wrestling. This seven slide Power Point file uses simple language and contains at least one picture per slide. Skill: Reading Smoothly Special interest: Wrestling ...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Appropriate Touching

This Word Document file is in a full page format. It contains simple language and at least one picture per page. The book focuses on appropriate touching for family, friends, and strangers. Skill: Appropriate Touching Age range: 4+ years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Parking Lot Safety

This is a social narrative parking lot safety. This .pdf file is in booklet format and contains mostly text with at least one picture on each page. Skill: Safety Age range: 5-18

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: My Thinking Side

This is a social narrative on using my thinking side instead of reacting side of my brain when accidents happen, such as someone bumping into me. This is a Power Point file and contains six slides. It is written in simple language and contains at least one picture per page. Skill: My...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Ironman Uses the Bathroom

This is a social narrative with the high interest of Ironman. It focuses on the steps to going to the restroom. Each page is a full page with simple language and one or two pictures per page. This is a Word document. Skill: Bathroom Skills Special interest: Iro...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Hi in the hallway

This is a social narrative for saying hi to teachers in the hallway in a quiet voice and only asking questions once. This pdf file has large pictures with text. Skill: Hi in the hallway Age range: 6-18 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Whole Body Listening

This file include a whole body listening activity and visual supports. It is in a .pdf format. Skill: Self Calming Age range: 6-18 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

Social Narratives: Field Day

This is a social narrative explaining Field Day. This is a Power Point file. Skill: Field Day Age range: 5-11 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Elementary (K − 6)

Social Narratives: Going to the Movies

This is a priming social narrative about going to the movies. It includes what happens before and during the movie. This is a .pdf file in booklet form. It contains mostly text with at least one picture per page. Skill: Field Trips Age range: 8-18 years

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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

TASN ATBS January 2014 Newsletter: January Visual Support: Token Economies

Visual Support: Token Economies

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist January 2011 Newsletter: Focus on Peer Mediated Instruction and Intervention

Peer-Mediated Instruction and Intervention (PMII).

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Instruction

Age

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

Social Narratives: When I am Sick

This social narrative focuses on telling someone when the student is sick and describing what sick might look like. It is in full page, book format. It contains simple language and one or two large pictures per page. This is a Word document. Skill: Emotions Book-Sick ...

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

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