I sometimes find videos and materials I can use during therapy sessions. I need a place for quick access so I decided I would include a page where I can post them. I’m planning on using these materials for my Circle of Friends Group.
Social Filter: A 4 minute video clip to illustrate the importance of a social filter.
The Myth of Average: A thought provoking video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4eBmyttcfU4
Tim’s Restaurant: http://www.wimp.com/friendliestrestaurant/
The owner has Downs.
Don’t Laugh at Me by Peter, Paul and Mary : This seems to be a good video to open discussion about individual differences and abilities.
Animated-Drive: An interesting video on what motivates us. It may not be as simple as giving a reward.
Patrick Henry Hughes: Not your ordinary individual in the marching band.
A Secret Code: Its not a video but I think I can use a code to illustrate the difficulties of reading when the symbols are not familiar.
A Family Guy clip that illustrates sarcasm.
The Big Bang Theory illustrates sarcasm
Stuttering Stan Takes a Stand: An audio story about teasing and standing up for yourself.
Shelby the Unique Sheep: An audio story about celebrating differences.
Awkward Staring Man: Used when discussing the unexpected and feeling comfortable or uncomfortable with Social Detective Curriculum by Michelle Winner.
Invisible Car crash: another one for social detective comfortable and uncomfortable
Impossible Present by Royal and Vimeo : illustrates Rock Brain
Gopher Broke: 4 minute video clip that is great for retelling a story sequence using first, next, last, and then
Dog Commercial: This video is good for prediction and telling a sequence.
APPs: These are the ones I have on my iPad I use most frequently.
Pretend Play; Paper Doll, Cookies 2 , Easy Bake Treats, Play Home Lite, Toca Hair Salon, Toca Monsters, MrPotatoHead, Fairy Tales,
Story Telling: Storykit, Storymaker, Art Maker, Toontastic, Animator
Games for reinforcement and motivation; Wheres’s My Head, Where’s My Water?, Jar on a Bar, Pudding Monsters, Cut the Rope, Shark Dash, Angry Birds, Feed the Dragon, Flow Free, Where’s My Perry, Sprinkle, Fruit Ninja
Turn Taking: Tap Roulette
Drawing/ Following Directions; Doodle Buddy, Educreations
Timers and Buzzers: Sound Effects, Time Timer, Buzz, Sand Timer
Augmentative Communication; Sounding Board, Sono Flex Lite, Speech Buttons