Christmas Activities & ideas

Makaton at Christmas:

Makaton, the language programme used at Aurora House, uses signs and symbols to help people to communicate, have released a selection of signs and symbols for Christmas, including a template to make your own Makaton Christmas cards as well as four other games/activities for use at home over the festive period.

All are free to download, either directly by clicking HERE for the Makaton website or by clicking directly on any of the links below:

Makaton Christmas Signs & Symbols     

Make your own Makaton Christmas Card

Makaton Christmas Food Game           Makaton Christmas Memory Game

Makaton Christmas Tree Decoration Game           Makaton Presents Matching Game


Social Stories for Christmas:

Social stories and comic strip conversations are ways to help people with autism develop greater social understanding.  

Here are a selection of social stories that might be of use to you over the festive period:

General Christmas Social Story       Christmas Presents        Sharing at Christmas

Visiting family at Christmas         Visiting Santa at Christmas



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