Friday, November 30, 2012

Christmas Social Story

A Christmas social story with PECS. Specifically focusing on holiday decorations and the vacation from school. From Special Education Technology British Columbia.

For more holiday fun, check out this new Christmas tree classroom rewards point chart from Positively Autism! Includes 4 point sheets (a 5-point, a 10-point, a 15-point, and a blank tree you can customize).

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Webinar: A Lifespan Perspective on Autism Spectrum Disorder

With James Coplan, MD. (
Owner - Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics of the Main Line, PC
Clinical Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

In this webinar, you will learn about:
  • Leo Kanner: The original outcome study
  • Predictable changes: The Natural History of ASD
  • IQ and Atypicality: Different, but both important
  • IQ as a driver of outcome
  • Time - the Third Dimension
  • Beyond the DSM-V

Register at:

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Monday, November 26, 2012

Transition Countdown Multi-Pack Sample

A set of two free transition countdowns that can be used to show a student the amount of time until a change in activities. Providing these types of "transition warnings" may reduce problem behaviors when changing activities.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

What Are You Thankful For? Visual Choice Board

A seasonal conversation starter board from TinSnips special education website.

Don't forget to visit Positively Autism's Thanksgiving page for a free Thanksgiving social story you can customize!

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Thanksgiving Food Choice Sheet

Can be used during school activities to indicate a favorite Thanksgiving food, or during a Thanksgiving meal to allow a child to choose a food to eat.

Monday, November 19, 2012

Social Stories on Thanksgiving Manners and Hygiene

Here are a couple of stories about manners and hygiene on Thanksgiving. donates a percentage of your purchases to support the Daily Autism Freebie!

Friday, November 16, 2012

Thanksgiving Social Story

Here's a Thanksgiving Social Story from Dimensions Speech:

View a different social story, songs, and links on Positively Autism's Thanksgiving page! donates a percentage of your purchases to support the Daily Autism Freebie!