Emotion Cards - social skills games and activities to help teach emotional awareness to children with ASD

Here is a set of emotion cards that can be used in all kinds of ways in social skills teaching. There are two card decks which are used together: Emotion Word Cards and Question Cards.


Children with ASD and Emotional Awareness

Children on the autism spectrum may experience a range of challenges with respect to emotions.  [...]

The Green Zone: Common Ground Conversation Training method for kids on the autism spectrum




To download Green Zone Common Ground Conversation Worksheets, and a very useful, illustrated card activity, click on both red links below.

Green Zone Common Ground Conversation Starter Worksheets Download
Green Zone Picture Card Activity

This is the Green Zone Two-Person Worksheet. It is a simple and effective device to help two people determine their shared interests. It [...]

Helping kids with ASD to give compliments: Picture/word downloads for social skills teaching

To download the illustrated panels shown below, click on “Giving Compliments Wall Display Download”

Giving Compliments Wall Display Download

Autism and Giving Compliments

Kids on the autism spectrum often do not give and receive compliments in accordance with social expectation. They might like something someone said, or something someone did, but they often fail to follow up [...]

Missing Object Game Prompt Download Page

To download the word prompts for the Missing Object Game, click on the red link below.

To go to the post where this social skills activity was introduced and explained, to this link HERE.

Click here: Missing Object Game Prompts


Mint New Thoughts Activity Download Page

To download this resource, click on the Mint New Thoughts Activity link below.

To view the post where this resource was introduced and explained, click HERE.

Click here: Mint New Thoughts Activity




Self-Control Meters for Volume, Space, Formality Download Page

To download this resource, click on the link below.

To go to the page in which this resource is introduced and described, click HERE.

Click here: Control Meters for Volume, Space, Formality

Filter the Anger Activity Download Page

To download, click on the link below: “Filter the anger activity download.”
[To go to the page where this activity is presented and explained, click HERE.]
Filter the anger activity download

Simple CBT Worksheet Sets Downloads Page

Click on the link below, “CBT Worksheet Sets” to download the worksheets.
Click HERE to go the post where this resource was introduced and described.



 Click here: CBT Worksheets Sets
Click HERE for a short YouTube video explaining how to use the CBT Worksheets
Click HERE for CBT YouTube videos for children that are very useful in preparing children [...]