Washing Dishes in the Sink

Being a contributing member of a family is important to encourage for those with an autism spectrum disorder, an intellectual disability or ADHD. How To Wash Dishes in the Sink is  a step by step approach for teaching someone to undertake this task. It can be downloaded with text and visuals or a text only version.


1. Scrape food off plate into the bin

<p>1. Scrape food off plate into the bin</p>

2. Turn taps on to a get a warm water temperature

<p>2. Turn taps on to a get a warm water temperature</p>

3. Put plug in the sink

<p>3. Put plug in the sink</p>

4. Fill sink with water to half way

<p>4. Fill sink with water to half way</p>

5. Squirt about 1 teaspoon full of detergent into the water

<p>5. Squirt about 1 teaspoon full of detergent into the water</p>

6. Put dishes in the sink

<p>6. Put dishes in the sink</p>

7. Wash dishes by wiping cloth over and in them

<p>7. Wash dishes by wiping cloth over and in them</p>

8. Once clean place in dish rack

<p>8. Once clean place in dish rack</p>

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