Keep My Hands to Myself - Social Story, Activities & Visuals for Behavior

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Teach students how to not touch others and KEEP YOUR HANDS TO YOURSELF with this social story! It comes with comprehension activities, clip cards and student worksheets… PLUS support VISUALS with a reminder keychain! Exactly how to stop problem behaviors in your classroom and teach manners & social skills ❤️!

⭐️ What You'll Get ⭐️

This social story resource includes:

  • 11-Page Social Story in Full Color and in B&W
  • 11-Page story formatted as a 2-Page B&W Take Home Printable


  • Lesson Planning Guide with 3 stations or activities per day related to the story.
  • BONUS guide on how to use social narratives, including 8 tips for best results.
  • 8 Card Behavior Keyring with Visuals to support students.


  • (2) Sorting Behaviors Activities with Supporting Visuals
  • (8) YES/NO Clip Cards
  • (4) Student Activities including *Cut and Paste Story Sequence Activity *I WILL Poster Writing & Coloring Activity *Better Choices Writing Activity and *Social Scripting Worksheet


  • Available on Easel by TpT to easily share with students digitally!

This social story allows you to target student behaviors with specific replacement behaviors!

NON-PREFERRED BEHAVIORS: 1. Touching Others when You're Excited. 2. Touching Others when You're Happy. 3. Touching Others when You're Angry.

TARGET REPLACEMENT BEHAVIORS: 1. Hands Up for High Five. 2. Clap, Wave or Use My Words. 3. Calm Down by Counting.

Who Benefits from this Product

If you are a teacher who is working in an Autism Unit with Special Education students you will love this activity since it is PRINT AND GO! Target social skills and behavior for a specific student or use class-wide to enhance your classroom culture.

If you are a teacher in a secondary classroom and strive to keep materials age appropriate, then you will love this activity! It is not baby-ish yet it addresses the needs of students who are still working on social skills.

If you are a teacher who loves to keep things themed, updated and interesting, then this printable is for you. It is timeless and engaging… plus there is an entire product line you can use in your classroom to keep everything consistent. Do this one-week activity and then come back to Noodle Nook for more social stories that meet your student’s needs.

✏️ Download the PREVIEW file to see more about the printable… then purchase the full activity today and work smarter, not harder!

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Check out more activities like this in the Noodle Nook TPT Store, including other social stories and the expansion pack for this resource. Yup, you heard me… if you are working with a student who needs more repetition of this skill, then pick up the expansion pack with another week-long lesson plan with 15 classroom stations and 23 new activities (including spelling and vocab).

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This resource was created by Ayodele Jones © 2019 and updated in 2021. All rights reserved by authors. The materials in this unit were distributed and intended for single use only. The purchaser may reproduce copies for students in your classroom for classroom use only. You may not share with other teachers in your building, district, or otherwise. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item (or any part thereof) on the internet is strictly prohibited. Violations are subject to penalties of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Additional licenses can be purchased for multi-use at a discount. Please contact the author at

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