Are you using social stories at home or school? Social stories are an evidence-based intervention for individuals with autism, no matter what their age. Research shows that social stories work, and I can attest to that! This list of stories will continue to be updated as I create more.

Carol Gray developed “social stories” in 1990. Her work as a pioneer in the field of autism is highly respected. To read more, learn about her resources, or sign up for a training, click here.

To narrow it down, the Autism Little Learners social stories are also listed specific to school, home, community, and COVID.

To read more about how to write a social story, check out this article from Autism Parenting Magazine!

Active Shooter Drill

Alphabet Potty Book

Being In The Hospital

Calming Corner Story

Cancer Stories

Christmas Will Be Different This Year

Coronavirus…What Is It?

Coughing, Sneezing, And More!

Death Of Pet

Dentist During COVID

Distance Learning

Distance Learning Tips For Teachers

Easter Bunny Story

Eating At The Table

Earthquake Story

Expectations For Online Learning

Fire Drill

Getting A Coronavirus Test Done

Getting A Coronavirus Test Done Teddy Bear Activity

Getting A Haircut

Getting A Haircut During COVID

Getting A Shot

Getting In The Car Cue Cards

Getting My Temperature Taken

Going Back To School

Going To Kindergarten

Going To School

Greetings At School During COVID

Going Back To School – Separation Anxiety

Going Back To School With Online Learning

Going For Walks

Going To A Birthday Party

Going To The Doctor

Going To The Store Cue Cards

Halloween During COVID

Holding Hands (Elopement)

How To Calm My Body

How To Video Chat With Other People

Hybrid Learning Story


Losing A Tooth

Masks, Face Shields, And Gloves, Oh My!

Mom Is Having A Baby

My Family Is Moving

My Friend Has A Cast

My Teachers Are Wearing Masks and Face Shields

Pica Story

Putting A Mask On My Toys


Riding The Bus Will Be Different

Schools Staying Closed


Seeing People Wearing Masks

Sesame Street Characters Peeing In Potty

Separation Anxiety

Small Group

Someone I Love Died

Spring Break

Staying With My Cohort At School

Summer Vacation

Taking A Break


The Drinking Fountain Is Turned Off

Tips For Distance Learning

Tornado Drill

Touching Other People

Transitioning To A New School

Transitioning To The Bus

Trick Or Treating

Visiting Santa

Watching Fireworks

Wearing A Mask

Wearing A Mask Coloring Book

Wearing A Mask On An Airplane

Wearing A Mask To School

Wearing Headphones

Wearing Shoes At School

What Is Physical Distancing?

What Is Social Distancing?

Why Aren’t They Wearing A Mask?

Why Do I Need To Quarantine?

Why Does My Doctor Look Different?

Why Does My Therapist Look Different?


Winter Break