Tag archives for Social Skills

Eye contact. Important?

A wonderful article from a young man with Asperger's Syndrome regarding eye contact. Very interesting.  Read full article »

Friendship Day Prep.

During our scheduled Social Thinking sessions for the past couple of weeks our studnets have been working with other grade 1 students to plan for the Grade 1 Friendship Day this Thursday.  This has provided wonderful opportunities to practice many of the  skills we have been working on all year with new friends, new teachers and in new classrooms.. When we Read full article »

Game playing rules for home.

Dear Parents, There are many ways to work in appropriate social skills practice everyday with your children. Here is one example with game playing:  -Before playing a game, go over the 'rules' : take turns, no name calling, when it is not your turn you keep your hands to yourself, wait for other people to finish their turn before you take your Read full article »

Please stop blurting out!!!*

How to change 'blurting out' behaviours.

Tumble Books

Tumble Books is a huge online resource of books which can be read or listened to online. Many of the books have quizzes and questions afterword to help explore children's comprehension of the book. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Brain Pop

Brain POP is the home of fun learning! This site offers student the chance to explore many aspects of the world around us in a lively and exciting way. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Dance Mat Typing

BBC School's Dance Mat Typing is THE place to go for the least boring way to learn to touch type! This site takes student's through basic typing skills via a host of fun songs and crazy characters. No passwork required!