Creating Digital, Accessible Social Stories: A Mini-Guide for EMSB Families

Are you a parent interested in creating social stories for your child?

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What’s a social story?

A social story is a script that provides guidance for social situations, as well as clarify specific social situations that can sometimes be difficult for individuals to understand.

These are some areas that can be addressed with social stories:

  • Social skills and perspective-taking
  • Language skills
  • Behavioural skills
  • Autonomy and self-care skills
  • Play behaviours

Assistive technology tools can be excellent for creating social stories! Check out our mini-guide here:

We have recommended free tools that are available on mobile devices as well as the web.

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Enjoy creating your stories!




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