Social Story (Good Sitting and Listening)


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Social Story (Sitting in Class) - Behaviour management, self-awareness, self-calming, Autism, PSHE, SEN, social situations, social skills, story, stories

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  • Jun 17th

    special needs class

  • May 18th

    This helped me with my pupil at school with autism

  • May 17th

    I would want to use this for my student who is unable to sit during circle time

  • Apr 15th

    For practicing much needed social skills in with my students.

  • Mar 14th

    I would use this for students who have difficulty sitting during circle or gathering time

  • Mar 7th

    I would use this for instruction for my primary self-contained special ed class.

  • Dec 10th

    This resource is good for listening to a teacher, but it would be helpful to adapt to listening to peers during altogether time.

  • Dec 5th

    My 1st graders have been so antsy and way chatty lately - hoping this will help to reinforce our classroom expectations.

  • Dec 1st

    Social skills during group time and what is expected

  • Dec 1st


  • Nov 29th

    Social skills

  • Nov 7th

    playing school

  • Nov 6th

    Social skills

  • Oct 8th

    Teaching social skills for Special education students

  • Oct 7th

    for a nurture group listening skills

  • Oct 2nd


  • Sep 22nd

    Great resource for children with poor communication skills

  • Sep 22nd

    Reinforcing Second Step Active Listening Skills

  • Sep 17th


  • Sep 17th


  • Sep 12th

    Great work

  • Sep 10th

    Kinergarten and First Grade classroom social skills sessions

  • Sep 9th

    classroom social story

  • Sep 7th

    Social story for 1:1

  • Sep 6th

    circle time

  • Sep 3rd

    social story for class

  • Aug 21st

    I am planning to use this with a very squirmy class. I have never tried these with the whole class but I thought I'd give it a shot!

  • Jul 26th

    Early Intervention/SEIT students

    • Jul 26th

      Hi Joannekathryn,
      Great! Thanks for sharing!

  • Jul 19th

    Social skills with special needs students

    • Jul 19th

      Hi Brownie623,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • Jul 8th


    • Jul 8th

      Hi geraldini,
      Thank you for sharing! :)

  • Jul 7th

    I am a Resource Consultant using it for a child with special needs. Thank you.

    • Jul 7th

      Hi emvb2012,
      Thank you for sharing! :)

  • Jul 1st

    help with the behaviour expectations of an asd pupil within a secondary setting

    • Jul 1st

      Hi samphipps,
      Thanks for your comment! I'm really glad this resource is useful for you :)

  • Jun 12th

    to use in my rloe as an ELSA with children in my sessions

    • Jun 12th

      Hi colletteamanda,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • May 27th

    to help an ASD child to transition and cope with mat time

    • May 28th

      Hey there Mernie, thanks for commenting! That sounds like a lovely idea!

  • May 21st

    Help an Autistc pupil respond to his environment.

  • May 20th

    help a child to join the class at carpet time

    • May 20th

      Great use of the resource Anna.V! :)

  • May 6th

    Visuals/social stories really help SEN kids they are also invaluable to EAL kids

  • Apr 29th

    helping a child to sit on the carpet quietly

  • Apr 23rd

    for teaching social skills to children

  • Apr 10th

    I teach in a separate setting classroom with several students with autism. Social stories are a great resource to help with daily living skills and to help teach appropriate behaviors

  • Apr 10th

    To support a child in social situations.

  • Apr 3rd

    To support a specific child in developing social skills.

  • Apr 1st

    To help my autistic son

  • Mar 11th

    To teach my ADHD student proper sitting in class. A self-monitoring skill

  • Feb 24th

    Exactly what I needed for my son!

  • Feb 17th

    To support a child within the class room to manage carpet time

  • Feb 1st

    A child with Sensory processing disorder in mainstream class

  • Jan 14th

    ASD K students in mainstream

  • Dec 16th

    new group rules

  • Nov 3rd

    For an ASD class

  • Sep 20th

    for my friend's child.

Social Story (Good Sitting and Listening)

Social Story (Good Sitting and Listening) - A set of A4 sized prompt cards demonstrating a social story about sitting and listening properly in class. A great tool for teaching social skills to children with special educational needs.
This resource is available in Standard and Boy.
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    • Twinkl added Boy Version on Jan 19th

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