A video about all the different ways of communicating.
Watch the video together. Then, remember the different ways the friends said hello to each other. Point out that people communicate in many different ways—spoken words, sign language, using a device like a talker, waving, or hugging. Ask, “What’s your favorite way to say hello?”
Julia Meets Wes
A video about discovering what we have in common.
The “We Belong” Song
A song about belonging.
Playground Pals, With Julia
In this game, discover with Julia that helping out friends can be fun.
The "We Belong" Song: Lyrics
A printable lyric sheet.
Jump Up for Friendship
A printable coloring page celebrating Julia and Samuel’s friendship with new friend, Wes.
Being a Friend
An article about ways to be a good friend to a child with autism.
A Change of Plans
A printable about making alternate plans.