This social narrative visually displays why following teacher directions while at school is essential. It is socially appropriate to follow directions, and the pictures give the learner better comprehension, as many students are visual learners.
WHEN TO USE
Social narratives are great for learners struggling with a specific topic. They teach the social significance of the topic and the relevant skills.
HOW TO USE
1. Print and laminate the social narrative.
2. Read the story with the learner as frequently as needed. Depending on the learner, you should start reading it daily or in the morning and afternoon. As behaviors begin to improve, you can decrease the amount of times you read the story.
3. Praise the learner when they engage in positive, desired behavior using specific praise.