SOCIAL COMMUNICATION

  • SOCIAL THINKING INFORMATION (Michelle Garcia Winner, MA, CCC-SLP, and Pamela Crooke, PhD, CCC-SLP)

    Use the emotion pictures posted above and this thinking bubble below to talk about the characters in books and videos.  Talk about what the characters are thinking and feeling and help your child to make predictions about what might happen next and make connections to their life and experiences.

     

                  thought bubble

    1.  Thinking Thoughts and Feeling Feelings  (Read ALOUD by Nancy Tarshis)

    Watch this video with your child and incorporate these concepts about thoughts and feelings throughout your day.

     

    Also, here's more information on "thinking with your eyes" when you scroll down to the quick video entitled "Thinking with Your Eyes (your eyes are like arrows)":

    https://www.socialthinking.com/free-stuff/books-thinksheets

     

    2.  Thinking with Your Eyes (Read ALOUD by Ryan Hendrix)

    Watch this video with your child and incorporate these concepts about “thinking with your eyes”  throughout your day.

     https://www.socialthinking.com/free-stuff/books-thinksheets

    3. What is a Social Detective? video

    https://www.socialthinking.com/free-stuff/books-thinksheets

    and 

    Whole Body Listening Larry Read Aloud:

     https://www.socialthinking.com/free-stuff/books-thinksheets

     

     

  • This next story can be used to teach about perspective.