Social Stories

The following social stories have been written to support children and their families during the Coronavirus pandemic. All of these social stories are available free on the listed websites underneath the story

Having a Coronavirus Test

@facebook Climbing the rainbow - have some great social stories having a coronavirus test  

Coronavirus test social story

https://paautism.org/resource/testing-covid-social-story/

Coronavirus test social story

https://www.olchc.ie/Children-Family/COVID-19-Message-for-Families-/Advice-for-Oncology-Haematology-Patients-COVID-19/My-Coronavirus-COVID-19-Test-Story.pdf

Coronavirus test social story

https://www.medway.gov.uk/download/downloads/id/4700/coronavirus_social_story.pdf

Banardos road map for children for phase 2

https://www.barnardos.ie/news/2020/june/barnardos-issues-phase-2-roadmap-for-children

Coronavirus Support - Elsa Support

Social Stories - Coronavirus Story, Elephant handwashing to support the story on Coronavirus, Social Contact, Someone I know has Coronavirus, We are at home right now

https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources/coronavirus-support/page/2/

https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources/coronavirus-support/page/1/

Julia Donaldson - Social distancing using children's favourite characters 

https://www.facebook.com/OfficialGruffalo/

Lots of Coronavirus social stories including having a test, video chats, going back to school, wearing masks

https://www.autismlittlelearners.com/

Lots of social stories, resources and information on Coronavirus

https://www.middletownautism.com/covid1

Social story - going back to school

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUda5y8PAUE

Social story - the Tale of going back to school after Coronavirus

https://www.talesofmebooks.com/products/the-tale-of-going-back-to-school-after-the-covid-19-lockdown

Social story - wearing masks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnP-uMn6q_U

Social story  - social distancing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYnNPai4pdk

Social Story - hand washing song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxu2oSzRQAY

Social story - Social distancing song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nQgTywKmvQ

What is the Coronavirus?

I miss my friends and family

https://www.senresourcesource.co.uk/

My story about pandemics and the Coronavirus

https://carolgraysocialstories.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Pandemics-and-the-Coronavirus.pdf

Coronavirus social story

https://littlepuddins.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/The-Corona-Virus-Free-Printable-Updated-2-The-Autism-Educator-.pdf

Staying at home with the scared gang social story

http://www.theadoptionconsultancy360.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/The-Scared-Gang-Stay-at-Home.pdf

 

We wear masks social story

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=we+wear+masks+social+story&docid=608024453814748992&mid=A6E19604872DD3CEC304A6E19604872DD3CEC304&view=detail&FORM=VIRE

Why does my therapist look different social story

https://www.autismlittlelearners.com/2020/06/why-does-my-speech-therapist-look.html

Information about talking to a child with Autism about the Coronavirus

https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/child-with-autism-on-coronavirus/

Supporting children with learning disability / ASD coping with Covid19 isolation - a really good resource and tools

https://councilfordisabledchildren.org.uk/sites/default/files/field/attachemnt/Supporting%20Children%20with%20LD%20%26%20ASD%20with%20COVID%20Isolation.pdf

How to talk to children

https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Sesame Street caring has lots of videos and resources to help you talk to your children about coronavirus

https://www.sesamestreet.org/caring

A really good coronavirus picture book

https://en.calameo.com/read/000777721945cfe5bb9cc?authid=Xu9pcOzU3TQx

Talking to children about the virus

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/Talking%20to%20children%20about%20coronavirus.pdf

Advice during the closures

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/Coronavirus%20and%20UK%20schools%20closures%20-%20support%20and%20advice.pdf

The pandemic toolkit parents need

https://www.psychologytoday.com/intl/blog/pulling-through/202004/the-pandemic-toolkit-parents-need

Lots of really good coronavirus resources from Sheffield Childrens NHS

https://www.sheffieldchildrens.nhs.uk/patients-and-parents/coronavirus-resources-for-children-and-families/

Advice for Adults during the Coronavirus

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/coronavirus-covid-19-staying-at-home-tips/

Mental Health Advice

https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/mental-health-considerations.pdf?utm_source=BPS_Lyris_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=

Social Story - returning to School after Covid 19

 

Social Story - Washing hands

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