Getting My Haircut - Choose from Boy or Girl Autism Social Skills Story
You may choose either the Boy version or the Girl version of this book.
This story will walk your child through the basics steps of going to get a haircut at your typical salon. Events such as washing hair or spray bottles of water, holding still, and hair blowers are discussed. Reading this story to your child several times before the event occurs, then perhaps on the way, and while the haircut is taking place can greatly improve your child's experience.
This book has the added benefit of PECS Sentence Strips. This provides the additional benefit of attaching a picture to every word in the story. Because children with autism think in pictures, they also learn in pictures.
Purpose of social stories:
• I ncrease understanding
• D ecrease anxiety
• E ducate your child about an event
• A ffirm success
• S hare information
This story is 10 pages and measures approx. 8" x 6". ALL MATERIALS are printed in color on heavy duty card stock and heat laminated with commercial plastic. The book is bound with a vinyl coil binding and is extremely durable.
The Autism Whisperer™
Visual Aids for Visual Kids™