Wash Your Hands Social Story and Visual Schedule
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I wash my hands - social story to teach your learner the correct manner within which to wash their hands. This resource pack includes 1 Social Story, 1 Large Washing Hand Schedule including 7 Steps and 1 Medium Washing Hands Schedule including 5 steps.
Print and laminate each sheet of the Social Story, cutting down the centre line there after. Attach book rings to create a book format.
Sit down with your child at a time they are relaxed and engaged. Read through the story and encourage any questions they may have. For students who may not be able to read, read the story for them and use the visual icons to help your child/student understand what washing their hands involves.
Ensure you keep your tone calm, relaxed and open to hearing/understanding any worries or anxieties your student/child may have. Use each page as a jumping off point for other worries your child may be feeling.
Use the Washing Hands Visual Schedule to help your learner follow step by step how to wash their hands. Print, cut and laminate. Attach to a wall near your hand washing facilities.