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Sensory sports activities for PMLD

Sensory sports activities for PMLD

This session has been developed to support and refine functional hand use and appropriate receptive and expressive communication strategies of students with SLD and PMLD through the medium of sport. The story uses repetition and rhyme to encourage early anticipation skills through changes in tone of voice. As you will see on the slides the part where ‘Ready set’ is repeated should start as a whisper and get louder and louder to support this anticipation. The story gives a range of suggested activities which can be adapted according to what resources are available in your setting.

By helenoliver123

What does it mean to have a visual impairment?

What does it mean to have a visual impairment?

A 10 minute video about visual acuity and visual field and how visual impairments can affect children and young people. Retinitis Pigmentosa, Albinism and Nystagmus are discussed as examples. This is a good overview for people who have limited understanding of visual impairments and how they affect what someone can see.

By hughsie36

SEND Trampoline 6 Week Schemes of Work

SEND Trampoline 6 Week Schemes of Work

A 6 week schemes of work for teaching SEND students basic trampoline skills. This scheme of work links to the Winstrada assessment framework. Included are cross curricular links and example session plans for the 6 weeks

By GoldSEN

200 Dolch Sight Words - Lower Case Handwriting Strategy (Letter Formation )

200 Dolch Sight Words - Lower Case Handwriting Strategy (Letter Formation )

“Box Writing” may be used to encourage the development of visual perceptual skills. Children observe the size and shape of each letter and ascertain how the words fit into the corresponding boxes. The dots in the boxes allow kids to practice letter formation by starting at the start point using the visual cue of a starting dot. This is perfect for kids who are working on improving letter formation in a single stroke (r, m, n, etc) or letters that require the writer to pick up their pencil for portions of the letter formation (a, d, etc) & tall/ short of letter. What you will get: - 1 pdf file which contains 57 pages (include 2 covers pages) for first 200 Dolch Sight Words.

By 123chirpchirp

SEND English. Making circular marks with a tool and different grips

SEND English. Making circular marks with a tool and different grips

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for simple mark making activities and advise on the way in which children learn to grasp and hold mark making tools. It links to PE and Kandinsky's work in 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/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire

The Haka: ICT, Drama, PE & History Topic

The Haka: ICT, Drama, PE & History Topic

This resource is a medium term plan for teaching the Haka. Rather than be delivered solely as a PE session this Medium Term Plan will demonstrate links with other subjects such as ICT, history and Drama. Using two example session plans, there are demonstrative links as to how assistive technology could be used during the session. This unit of work would work well around a yearly Geography topic looking at different nations of the commonwealth and with a different focus in each 6 week block. The sessions in this unit of work focus on getting the students to recreate the Haka (both dance and audio) and use ICt to record it for editing and to create a short video. Throughout the sessions there is some filtering of knowledge/history to do with New Zealand and the Haka. Would work well with a Primary school class or an SEN class.

By GoldSEN

Special Needs Weekly Timetable

Special Needs Weekly Timetable

An example weekly timetable for students working at P4-P8. Included are timings and reasoning for layout. This would be helpful for teachers new to working with students in an SEN class based setting. Included are suggestions and ideas for the structure of the day and also how to ensure that students full learning potential is reached. This includes structuring in daily exercise clusters. The timetable will work well for students with ASD and/or sensory difficulties. Also included is an example medium term plan (PE) with how you could set up planning for the timetable.

By GoldSEN

GCSE PE

GCSE PE

16 individual GCSE theory PE Lesson plans. Over 20 GCSE individual practical lesson plans for Boxing, Swimming, Squash, Boccia and Goalball. Would work well in any setting teaching GCSE PE especially SEN settings.

By GoldSEN

Reading Windows

Reading Windows

For dyslexic, children with learning difficulties and for those struggling readers. These windows will help keep their eyes on track and focusing on the words. Resource is created in funky designs and just need laminating and the center cut out.

By nicki-cox

Hands on project "The astronaut"

Hands on project "The astronaut"

5 engaging and fun early years and special education resources, related to space. Basic Math Mini book Task cards (colours) Attention and basic thinking Save 25% by buying this bundle instead of buying each resource separately.

By paulinarl06