With the goal of making and keeping friendships, this product brings a fun and interactive way to teach social skills and perspective taking with Michelle Garcia-Winner's "Social Thinking®" strategies.
Using the popular game "Don't Break The Ice®," over 60 thinking socially perspective taking questions with visual images are included to introduce social rules, empathy, and communication skills.
When playing the game, after a player taps the "eye" block out of the tray they will find a number inside the block and answer the matching task card question.
Twelve additional social skills definition task cards are provided to be used as a resource throughout the game.
"Lenses" of thinking addressed throughout the game include:
Thinking With Your Eyes
Identifying Size of Problem
Using an Appropriate Reaction
Relaxation - Breathing/ Progressive Muscle Relaxation
Whole Body Listening
Listening to Stay on Topic
Sharing a Conversation
Being a Good Sport
Helping Others Feel Comfortable
Googly eyes are a fun way to mark progress and provide rewards. They may be purchased from the Dollar Tree.
The product may be used with task cards alone, although "Don’t Break The Ice®" may be purchased at any Target, Walmart, or any toy store. The game is a registered trademark of Milton Bradley. All rights reserved.TM & ® denote US Trademarks.
Excellent resource for children on the Autism spectrum.