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Joint action routine - hello - greeting

Joint action routine - hello - greeting

A joint action routine outlining the steps needed to develop more intentional communication through imitation, consistency and repetition. To be used with MSI / pre-verbal children. A personal identifier is recommended. Signs can be added for children who can copy gesture or be scaffolded to do this. Can be printed and laminated for pocket in wheelchair to encourage multiple repetitions and encourage consistency.
eleanalilya
Making a Pizza - Life Skills - Visual Recipes and supplementary resources.

Making a Pizza - Life Skills - Visual Recipes and supplementary resources.

Making a Pizza: This resource has a notebook and a worksheet. The notebook is designed for the students to use it as a visual sequence when cooking. They have all the ingredients and utensils needed and then an easy to follow recipe. There are 2 visual recipes for different levels of ability. It has an inbuilt shopping activity so that the cooking can be integrated into a shopping program. Within the shopping part which encourages literacy skills, students can choose what they will buy and then make their own shopping list by either writing it or sticking the associated visual onto their shopping list. There are also some integrated literacy skills to match the ingredients as well as some writing sheets. There is a pairs game to reinforce the learning. It was created for students with special needs (SEN) for teaching life skills but can be used as a valuable resource for early years literacy. I have created a UK version of the activity and worksheets as in Australia (Down under) we call Green peppers = Capsicums
pearp
Sensory Story - My Trip To The Beach

Sensory Story - My Trip To The Beach

A sensory story suitable for both children and adults with special education needs alike. You should read each sentence out loud, adding a sensory experience (suggestions at the back of the resource). Repeat the story consistently over a few weeks.
Andrea12345
Hockey for the Visually Impaired

Hockey for the Visually Impaired

This resource is a suggestions of how to adapt Hockey so that students with a Visual Impairment could take part. This resource includes examples of adapted equipment, rules, pitch and offers a discussion point for anyone interested in disability sport. Enjoy!
GoldSEN
Musical Story Massage- Alice in Wonderland

Musical Story Massage- Alice in Wonderland

An example of a Musical Story Massage session used with pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). This session could be used in other settings including at home with parent and child. This version could be shared with parents as an end of term gift or a home activity for pupils with PMLD. A printable CD cover is included if you would like to burn the songs to a disc to share with parents. Please note that the following track are not my own but can be downloaded from youtube. Full credit goes to the authors/composers of the music. Track 1 (By the Sleepy Lagoon by Eric Coates- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMMS4I6f7o4 ), Track 10 ( Musica para circo - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ls1gnCHr14Q), Track 11 (Medieval war drums- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G24_1FbBrbgand) Track 12 (Don't dream it's over originally by Crowded House -karaoke version) Please read our Sensory Dispensary blog for further information on how and why to use this resource: http://sensorydispensary.blogspot.co.uk/. We blog about planning, resources, research, events, CPD, reviews and much more.
Sensory_Dispensary
Understanding Visual Difficulties

Understanding Visual Difficulties

Many children with learning difficulties have undiagnosed visual difficulties. It is important that parents and teachers recognise if a child has visual difficulties and know what action to take.
atonium
SEND Pupil engages in moments of calm and individual reflection with an adult

SEND Pupil engages in moments of calm and individual reflection with an adult

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for engaging the pupil with significant learning needs in moments of reflection and calm. It links to celebrations and suggests ways in which peers can be included. As the pupil works through the tasks it indicates ways of assessing small steps progress. These activity plans have been developed by teachers for teachers with multi-professional advisory support. SEND-Inspire is an online inclusion resource for educators to include pupils with SEND. To have a free trial and download more free activity plans, go to http://send-inspire.co.uk/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
Life Cycle of a human - Interactive Activities and Worksheets

Life Cycle of a human - Interactive Activities and Worksheets

Life cycle of a human - this resource contains an interactive whiteboard smart notebook activity. It shows a variety of the life cycle of the human and then has a range of interactive activities to reinforce the learning. There is an accompanying worksheets for the human life cycle as well as pre-literacy reading and writing activities relating to the human. It has visual images to reinforce the understanding of the concepts. It was design for special needs but would work very well for early mainstream students. I have also created resources for the Life cycle of a Kangaroo, Life cycle of a frog (actually a Green Tree Frog which is native of Australia), Life cycle of a Kookaburra and the life cycle of an Ulysses butterfly.
pearp
Life Cycle of a butterfly - Interactive Activities and Worksheets

Life Cycle of a butterfly - Interactive Activities and Worksheets

Life cycle of a butterfly - this resource contains an interactive whiteboard smart notebook activity. It shows the life cycle of the butterfly and then has a range of interactive activities to reinforce the learning. There is an accompanying worksheets for the butterfly life cycle as well as pre-literacy reading and writing activities relating to the butterfly. It is the Ulysses butterfly - a butterfly native to Australia. It has visual images to reinforce the understanding of the concepts. It was design for special needs but would work very well for early mainstream students. I have also created resources for the Life cycle of a Kangaroo, Life cycle of a frog (actually a Green Tree Frog which is native of Australia) and Life cycle of a Kookaburra
pearp
SEND early maths skills understanding number

SEND early maths skills understanding number

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for early counting skills. It links to English, Music and Art and indicates ways of assessing small steps progress. These activity plans have been developed by teachers for teachers with multi-professional advisory support. SEND-Inspire is an online inclusion resource for educators to include pupils with SEND. To have a free trial and download more free activity plans, go to http://send-inspire.co.uk/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
The History of the phone - 50 years

The History of the phone - 50 years

This is the history of the phone for the last 50 years. It has a notebook showing how the phone has changed over each decade since 1967. It goes from the red telephone box to the iPhone. There are activities to play and a phone visual board. It shows the different phones of the last 50 years. It has activities to decide if the phone is from the past or now. It links to Youtube which shows the evolution of the telephone. It has visual images to support it. This links to our history unit of work. It was made for special needs and would be useful for young mainstream students.
pearp