...The importance of visuals in home, school and group settings.
Parents and teachers can reinforce listening skills and improve behavior at home and in school by integrating more visual cues into daily life.
Presenting a visual schedule is a simple and practical way to create the change you are looking for. Schedules help manage transitions, improve self-help skills and increase a
If implemented with clarity, consistency and on a routine basis, visual schedules lead to opportunities that empower a child and increase self-esteem. Visual cues provide reminders with less grown up-talk (aka white noise).
At Team Esteem, visual cues are a mandatory component of our curriculum. They help keep learning FUN and are one of the reasons we are successful in engaging and motivating students to learn new behaviors.
Example of a Visual Schedule used in Team Esteem Social Skills Groups
Creates Social Interactions
Strengthens Fine Motor Skills
Increases Language Skills
Visual Schedule Tips:
Visual cues for each step
Preview ahead of time