This Social Story teaches children why it is necessary to use the toilet when you have a tummy ache. It explains the steps to using a toilet (open the lid, sit down, go to the bathroom, flush the toilet and wash your hands) and how using a toilet will make you feel better. The last page is optional page for students who are still in diapers. It does not have to be attached for all students.
Print out the following sheets and be sure to include the personalized page at the beginning with your student’s picture. Read the story several times a day during random moments for several weeks. It is best when the student reads the story out loud, but it can also be read by a caregiver.