Social Stories 

Social and what-to-do stories are a tried and true method of explaining events and timetables to children with additional needs.

Information on Social and What-to-Do Stories is listed below.  

social and what to do stories

One Place for Special Needs 

This is a blog and resource centre to direct families to, as well as have a look around for yourself!  This is the link to the social stories page!

New Social Stories Book 

This book offers ready-to-use stories that parents and educators can use in the home and at school. It also provides instructions and strategies for creating custom stories, with modern designs complete with full-colour photos.

Social Skills Picture Book 

This book uses photographs of students engaging in a variety of real-life social situations to teach appropriate social behaviours. Colour photographs illustrate the ""right way"" and ""wrong way"" to approach each situation and the positive/negative consequences of each.  Children role-play skills until confident enough to practice them in real-life interactions.

This website is link after link after link of social and what-to do story!! It is a great resources. The best way to get the most out of it is to 'print' your story and then save it as a PDF. A forgotten gem!

Model Me Kids 


These videos demonstrate social skills by modelling peer behaviour at school, on a playdate, at a birthday party, on the playground, at a library, at the dentist, restaurant, and more. Designed as a teaching tool for children, adolescents, and teenagers with ASD and developmental delays, the videos are used by teachers, parents, and therapists. Real children model each skill.