First – Then Boards are very helpful when helping children to learn to complete specific tasks. For example First “Wash Hands” Then “Eat Lunch”.
First – Then Boards facilitate positive behavior support for children. Children know what is expected of them and this can reduce frustration and anxiety.
First – Then Boards display two activities, the first is usually a non-preferred activity and the second is preferred activity. The child must complete the first activity before doing the second.
The Picture Cards are fixed to the First – Then Board by Velcro and can be switched to different cards as required.