Free Downloads by Autism Teaching Strategies
At autismteachingstrategies.com, I not only sell social skills products, I also give away dozens of social skills games, activities and lessons with free downloads. As a favor to me, and to assist me in the creation of new materials, please contact me with your ideas and especially with photos of my creations being used: http://autismteachingstrategies.com/contact/
This book by Joel Shaul, available from Jessica Kingsley in Fall 2014, uses hundreds of appealing photos and simple text to help children on the autism spectrum to find "common ground" in conversation. Tags: autism, conversation, social skills, social thinking, social skills, speech therapy.
This free 12-page download sets up a fun and challenging activity. Kids jointly invent an imaginary world with their peers, learning collaboration skills while they exercise their imaginations. A social skills activity NOT only for children with autism spectrum disorders.
This video for kids is the third in a series of eight videos on dealing with upsetting emotions. In this video, five categories of "Poison Thoughts" (automatic negative thoughts) are introduced. Tags: CBT, autism, free video.
The Conversation Train Book, published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers, uses train images and simple language to teach children with ASD about "on track" and "off track" in conversation.
This video, the first in a series, summarizes 18 free social skills download resources from autismteachingstr....
12 free social skills downloads are described in this video, the third in a series of summary videos from autismteachingstr...
This paper "fortune teller" is part of set of six. Lots more materials on this website on teaching the social skills of giving and receiving compliments.
This paper "fortune teller" is part of a set of six to be used to stimulate interest in social skills teaching.
Another paper "fortune teller," this one for facilitating conversation and problem solving about emotions.
Fold these free "fortune tellers" into social skills games for conversation, etc. Six different varieties.