Social Narrative "Going to School" - Digital and Printable for School Counseling

Grade Levels
PreK - 3rd
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Use this social narrative to support elementary students experiencing separation anxiety or school anxiety transition back to school with, "Going to School" social story. Use with Google Slides™, PowerPoint (PPTX), or print from a PDF. The narrative begins in the morning and identifies morning routines at home before school. It includes transportation (bus or car) to school, arriving, greeting the teacher, and seeing classmates. It addresses listening and following directions throughout the day and then going home at the end of the day. Many pages have variations so you can customize them to your student's needs.

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  • 1-page PDF with forced copy link to 67-page Google Slides™ "Social Narrative - Going to School" presentation. Variations of different slides are included, with options for how to get to school (bus or car), which caregiver they miss (grownup, mom, dad, parents, or a blank line/text box to fill in), and teacher. See thumbnails for more detail.
  • 2 PPTX files of "Social Narrative -Going to School" presentation with some editable text boxes (in the preview, any text box in Century Gothic font reading "Text here" or "Name" for filling in names of caregiver and teacher. Includes both color and blackline versions. All other clipart and fonts are flattened per the clip artists' Terms of Use.
  • 2 PDFs with non-editable blanks for filling in names of caregiver and teacher. One is color, one is blackline. Intended for printing the pages you need and filling in the blanks (by hand) as needed. All clipart and fonts are flattened per the clip artists' Terms of Use.
  • My Terms of Use 2020 updated for Distance Learning
  • Page counts include Cover, Credits, and Terms of Use pages

Make sure to check out my Separation Anxiety Parent Handout FREEBIE!

This social story pairs well with my Student Interest Inventory Set to identify incentives to help motivate your student at school, as well as my School Counselor Newsletter and Intake Notes bundle for communicating with parents and families and keeping your counseling notes organized.

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