Similar to a five point scale for perspective taking and social skills training, the conversations “ladder” helps teach appropriate topics of conversation with diverse people, such as parents, teachers, friends, acquaintances, and strangers. Excellent resource for children on the Autism spectrum.
A general list of conversation topics. Five check box worksheets for identifying appropriate conversation topics with different individuals.
Four different themed "ladder" handouts (with the same content) to be used for discussion or as a reference. Matching blank worksheets included for practicing concepts.
Ten task cards for prompting questions related to the lesson. (i.e. "What topic would you share with your teacher?" or "What topic would you NOT share with an acquaintance?").