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Phonics Screening Check Bundle | Phonics games,activities and resources | Letters and Sounds

Phonics Screening Check Bundle | Phonics games,activities and resources | Letters and Sounds

Take a look at our Phonics Screening Check bundle! Lots of activities, resources, worksheets, games and flashcards to use in class or at home! £9.99, which works out at less than £1 a resource. Here is a list below of all the resources that you can download in this bundle, perfect revision resource for year 1. Phonics alien word flashcards Grapheme flashcards Pictures with missing words Phase 5 ‘ee’ 'ea ‘e-e’ sound flashcards Phase 5 Alien word flashcards Phase 5 phonics finishing game Split digraph snap game Real and alien word flashcards Homophone flashcards Phonics snap game Tricky word flashcards Please take a minute to rate our resources, so we can make them even better!
ReadwithPhonics
Summer Planner Templates - with Widgit Symbols

Summer Planner Templates - with Widgit Symbols

Summer Planner Templates 2018 Calendars for the summer holidays for boys and girls Weekly planners for the summer holidays to help plan activities for your family or use in a holiday club. The days are visually represented and split into morning and afternoon. Add your own pictures, photos, symbols and text. Help prepare children for upcoming events, changes in routine and summer activities. Created by Kirby Woods. This resources was created in InPrint 3 Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
Widgit_Software
Interactive/adapted books: animals

Interactive/adapted books: animals

Series of 4 interactive matching books My Farm Animals Book My Pets Book My Jungle Animals Book My Ocean Animals Book Each book contains 4 pages of animals to match and an “I see…” reading sentence with text and symbols. Books come as two levels: LEVEL 1 picture to picture matching LEVEL 2 sorting using symbol and sentence prompts
ASpecialKindOfEnglish
Classroom Accommodation Check List

Classroom Accommodation Check List

Use this Classroom Accommodation Chart to keep track of all of the needs for each of your students. Just print out one for each of your students and keep it with your IEPs. Its a one stop shop for all of the accommodations that should be offered to your students with special needs!
rombop
My Transition Book

My Transition Book

A social story with spaces to add your own photos. We make one for the class and also make individual ones for children with SEN or Social and Emotional needs who we feel will need more support with the transition to next year. Use to prepare children for their new teacher, new classroom etc.
dohertyon
Football World Cup 2018 - with Widgit Symbols

Football World Cup 2018 - with Widgit Symbols

Football World Cup Russia 2018 This free pack contains a World Cup Chart to record the progress of the competition, World Cup Flags Display Cards, World Cup Flashcards and World Cup Trading Cards. The World Cup Chart allows you to cut and stick the relevant country flags to record the progress of the competition from group stages to the final. The World Cup Flags Display Cards can be used to display all the flags of the countries competing in this years World Cup. The World Cup Trading Cards can be used to learn facts about the competing countries as well as play a variety of memory games (instruction included). The pack also includes a set of World Cup related flashcards to help promote discussion about the beautiful game. It can also be used to learn the different flags of the countries playing in the competition. This resource was created with InPrint 3 Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
Widgit_Software
Template Bundle

Template Bundle

Back to School : TEMPLATE BUNDLE This Bundle includes: AFL Pie Chart: An AFL activity sheet using a numeracy activity for use in all subject areas. Customisable to any topic. Based on a hierarchy activity. There are three differentiated sheets Higher, Mid and Lower. Check out our ‘How to drawer Graphs’ PPT for the instruction sheet on how to create Pie Charts as an instruction tool for pupils to go with this activity. Fact File Template: A template for pupils to use based on an organisation they are studying. Marking Codes Doodles: Here are 15 marking codes that will prove invaluable for you when marking your pupils’ digital work. Included in this bundle are the red, green and off white/grey codes. Simply drag the doodle into the document you are marking, right click the item and select the wrap text option, ensure that it is placed ‘In front of text’. You will be able to place this anywhere in the document with ease! Included in this resource is a PowerPoint with the explanation of the marking codes. Gone are the days when you have to print out pupils work and make short comments by hand! Reward Bingo: This resource is meant to be printed out onto A3 paper and displays in the classroom. This can be used as a reward for excellent work. We usually allow pupils to choose their own number and write their name in the space provided. Once the two sheets are full numbers are chosen at random and rewards are issued to the lucky winners. Teacher Feedback Sheet: For use when marking books as a summative feedback for pupils and parents. Think, Pair, Share: Template for pupils to work as individuals, pairs and groups on a task of your choosing. Random Name Generator: This is a fun way to ensure pupil participation in lessons. The PowerPoint is completely editable. It has space to up to 35 pupil names. Pupils names can be added to each slide and once in presentation mode, click anywhere on slide two and a name will be generated. N.B. the same pupil can be selected more than once on this presentation. Please visit and like our page: TeachElite Visit our TeachElite shop!
TeachElite
Royal Wedding Decorations (SEN Maths: Measure)

Royal Wedding Decorations (SEN Maths: Measure)

Instructions for making Harry and Meghan Wedding Party Decorations. I used with 14-16 year old SEN EL1 and EL2 students so that they were able to generalise their measuring length skills. LA activity focuses on vocabulary to do with length, width and height (symbol supported). MA is the same with some measuring in metres and centimetres (symbol supported). HA has more of a focus on measuring and includes standard and non-standard units. You will need to make the different sized cirlcles (I used red, white and blue of course) and print off some pictures of Meghan and Harry.
jojoferguson0408
Basic Math Adapted Books

Basic Math Adapted Books

Here you have 3 files to make 3 basic math adapted books, to practice counting to 10. Save up to 20% by buying this bundle. Thanks for stopping by!
paulinarl06
Basic Maths Adapted Book the Monster wants to eat

Basic Maths Adapted Book the Monster wants to eat

This download consists of 7 pages to make an adapted book, “The Monster wants to eat”. You only have to print the 7 pages, cut, laminate and re-cut them, to have 12 pages. Don’t cut the last page. In the first 6 pages, you will find the cover of your book and 10 images of a very hungry monster and 10 delicious chocolate chips cookies. In the last one, you will find the back cover, so you can velcro the cookies on the right side there. Organize everything and bind it. The task consists of searching for the cookie that has the number (located on the upper left side) of chocolate chips. A hands-on activity to practice counting. If you have any questions or any problem please write me at paulinarlO6@hotmail.com Thank you very much Happy teaching!
paulinarl06
Basic shape, number, CVC words and letters and colour worksheets and activities

Basic shape, number, CVC words and letters and colour worksheets and activities

Symbols, pictures and words, differentiated to be used as worksheets or printed and laminated for use with whiteboard pens, letter and number blocks, magnetic letters/ numbers/ shapes, real objects etc. Practice recognition of basic colour, number and shape concepts. Practice writing numbers and words, writing names of colours and shapes and drawing shapes through copying, tracing and independent writing. Build sentences to say what you can see, using PECS style sentence structures.
kathryn372
Eurovision Final 2018 with Widgit Symbols

Eurovision Final 2018 with Widgit Symbols

Enjoy Eurovision with this symbol supported pack containing: Flashcards Key Words to support what you see during Eurovision. Bingo Listen out for the words on your card during each song. Get them all? Call BINGO! Match Countries Can you match the flags with the country shapes? Scorecard Score all the acts from the final - give points out of ten for each song and performance. Work out the total and give 12 points to your top scorer, then 10, then 8-1. How do your scores compare to the official ones? This resource was created in InPrint 3 Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
Widgit_Software
Like or Dislike - Social and emotional resources

Like or Dislike - Social and emotional resources

This resource consists of: 104 cards 1 game board 5 worksheets Children will learn that it is ok to say what they like or what they dislike. They will also understand that everyone has different likes and dislikes. Teach diversity.
Elsasupport
Royal Wedding 2018 with Widgit Symbols

Royal Wedding 2018 with Widgit Symbols

Celebrate the 2018 Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle with this symbol supported story and activity pack. This free pack contains Royal Wedding themed activities as well as a symbol supported Royal Wedding information pages. Activities include: Timeline - A time line of the wedding day itself Royal Wedding Vocabulary - Print and use as a communication board or cut up to make flashcards Matching - Match the words to the pictures Hidden Words - Find the hidden words in the title Colouring - Colour in the wedding themed images This resource was created in InPrint 3 Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
Widgit_Software
Vocabulary visual - what I know about words

Vocabulary visual - what I know about words

This is a useful self assessment tool - a visual resource for pupils to record what they know about topic words before and after a topic. They can list words from their topic in this document and then compare their knowledge after the topic to see how much they have learnt. Simple and effective and suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities.
yad
SEND IEP template/Pupil Learning Passport

SEND IEP template/Pupil Learning Passport

The file included is an updated/new IEP template which is renamed ‘Pupil Learning Passport’. It is used successfully in conjunction with face-to-face parental meetings once per term. We allocated 20-25 minutes each for the Autumn term parental meetings and 10-15 minutes each for the Spring and Summer term meetings, although longer may be needed depending on the nature of the outcomes, progress made as well as the individual circumstances surrounding the pupil . Pupil Learning Passports (PLPs) can be used for SEND, LAC and disadvantaged pupils. What does it do? Outlines personal details and SEND category/categories Links to SEND ranges Outlines the pupil’s strengths, achievements and interests ( pupil discussions are held once a year prior to the first parental meeting). Outlines external agencies involved Outlines background information (status, medical and external agencies) Incorporates pupil voice - ‘barriers to learning’ and ‘I learn best when’ States outcomes and learning targets (Autumn, Spring and Summer) Outlines provision (intervention, resources, strategies and what I can do at home to help Tracks attainment and progress data Reviews outcomes Incorporates parent views Includes details of transition Why is it more effective? One document that is updated each term for one year and the follows the pupil into future year groups One document that tracks pupil progress for their whole school career from Reception to Y6, or whenever they join your school In-line with the SEND Code of Practice 2015, incorporating parent and pupil voice and views Sections are written in conjunction with the pupil It combines IEPs and Pupil Passports removing the need for two separate documents Links directly to SEND Provision Map Saves teachers time having ‘tick box’ options in various sections All relevant information needed for referrals is in one place All relevant information in one place to ensure all staff involved with the child is aware of provision, needs, resources and strategies Acts as a transition document (class to class/teacher to teacher, across Key stages and to new schools) Overall, it replaces a lot of singular documents and creates one meaningful and multi-purpose document for SEND pupils.
littledude2011
My Meeting is a visual pupil voice resource to increase participation and engagement in meetings

My Meeting is a visual pupil voice resource to increase participation and engagement in meetings

This 24-page booklet is intended to prepare children and young people for meetings that they are invited to attend. This could be a termly or annual review, looked after child review or any meeting where the pupil’s voice is really valued (as recommended in the SEN code of practice). It is intentionally simple to accommodate a range of needs and ages. By preparing pupils well beforehand, they will better understand the purpose of these meetings, be more fully engaged in them and have a lasting record of the decisions made there. It is also hoped that the owners of this book will be encouraged to personalise the booklet by adding their own photo next to the box on the front cover alongside a drawing that they have coloured in. Some images to colour in are included along with drawings of people (if a photo is not available). Additionally, there are some bubble letters to use should they want to put their initials on the front cover. If not, those pages do not need to be included in their booklet. It is intended that appropriate text and photos will be added to each page in whatever way is most meaningful to the young person. A visual timetable and a ground rules prompt is also included to laminate and display prominently at the start of and throughout the meeting. The typeface of the booklet has been deliberately sized and coloured to be accessible to those with visual impairments and difficulties processing text.
yad
SCERTS  - based IEP Examples

SCERTS - based IEP Examples

If you are in the process of implementing SCERTS model into your assessment and planning practice, you will find these documents useful. I merged my school’s IEP template with one of the SCERTS assessment forms and used these for two years in my classroom, with great success. The four editable documents contain some of the SCERTS goals and Transaction Support Strategies to help achieve them. The students used as examples were at the communication stages 1 and 2.
rumanowski
Choose your own adventure (SEN interactive book)

Choose your own adventure (SEN interactive book)

An exciting interactive story designed for the special needs classroom. Choose Your Own Adventure book encourages interaction and engagement in reading, by students making choices that influence their reading experience. Students choose their own superhero character that they take on the adventure through the story. 10 different stories in 1 book. PDF includes instructions on how to put the book together.
ASpecialKindOfEnglish
Zoo Animals Activities - Yes No Questions

Zoo Animals Activities - Yes No Questions

Yes No Questions Worksheets with real photos for Special Ed, Occupational Tharapy, Speech Therapy, ABA Therapy, TEACCH This is a great activity to target basic yes/no questions, good for students with autism and special needs. There are 14 pages to be printed on photo paper and laminated. Have the students answer the questions and circle the right answer. Use dry erase markers to write on the cards.
angiesiddd
Wordsearch x 8 of High frequency words for Grades / Years 5 and 6 - over 250 words

Wordsearch x 8 of High frequency words for Grades / Years 5 and 6 - over 250 words

These are a collection of wordsearches of high frequency words for grades / years 5 and 6. There are two for grade 5 and six for grade 6. The wordsearches contain an instruction for a challenge to complete sentences using the words from the wordsearch. These wordsearch activities reinforce spellings, help strengthen a child’s vocabulary, emphasise pattern recognition and are great for practicing drawing lines! The additional tasks allow the child to demonstrate their understanding of the words.
kidsprintouts
Wordsearch x 6 of High frequency words for Grades / Years 3 and 4  - over 150 words

Wordsearch x 6 of High frequency words for Grades / Years 3 and 4 - over 150 words

These are a collection of wordsearches of high frequency words for grades / years 3 and 4. There are four for grade 3 and two for grade 4. The grade 3 wordsearches contain a quick additional task of placing the contraction in the correct blank. The grade 4 wordsearches contain an instruction for a challenge to complete sentences using the words from the wordsearch. These wordsearch activities reinforce spellings, help strengthen a child’s vocabulary, emphasise pattern recognition and are great for practicing drawing lines! The additional tasks allow the child to demonstrate their understanding of the words.
kidsprintouts
Wordsearch x 8 of High frequency words for Grade 1 and 2 - Over 200 words

Wordsearch x 8 of High frequency words for Grade 1 and 2 - Over 200 words

These are a collection of wordsearches of high frequency words for grades 1 and 2. There are four for each grade / year. The wordsearches also feature some images linked to some of the words in the activities so children can make links / have a light break from searching for the wordsand keep them engaged on the activity. These activities reinforce spellings, help strengthen child’s vocabularly, emphasise pattern recognition, and they are great for practicing drawing lines!
kidsprintouts
Geography Deforestation, Rainforest and Weather Chart SEN, Early Years, Primary and Preschoolers

Geography Deforestation, Rainforest and Weather Chart SEN, Early Years, Primary and Preschoolers

Deforestation unit of work. No prep required. Worksheets: what is deforestation? (students match pictures to before, during and after). Why deforestation occurs (students cut and stick to show which are natural disasters and which are human causes of deforestation). Where is deforestation happening (map showing where forests were, and what is left- students label named areas). How it happens (students cut and stick to show areas of deforestation caused by slash and burn or clear cutting). Impact on different areas (students match terms and descriptions). Reducing deforestation (students select from a choice, and are encouraged to come up with their own examples). Revision/ Test- contains a question from each area to check understanding and to revise the topic. Choice of answers for some questions, while others need a bullet point or sentence to be written (lower abilities may need a scribe for this). Label the 4 different layers of the Rainforest. Match the description with the correct photo and label. Lower abilities- cut out labels and stick in correct places. Middle abilities- cut out photos and stick. Copy labels. Higher abilities- cut out photos and stick. Write own labels. Includes an extension worksheet for students to write their own descriptions of the 4 layers of the rainforest and a mapping exercise for students to find where rainforests are located around the world and colour in on the map (map be best if printed on A3). Weather Use the chart to record the weather for 6 weeks in your local area, or use the 2nd chart to compare 2 places or countries. Includes 2 question worksheets for higher abilities, 1 being a recap and summary worksheet of their findings comparing 2 places/countries. For lower ability levels- includes pictures of sunshine, clouds, snow, rain, storm, fog, frost, rainbow, and wind to help with understanding. Allows them to observe the days weather and think about what the weather will be like next week. For higher ability levels- space to write the weather they can see and allows them to predict what they think the weather will be next week. Children could also take their own photos of the weather and stick them on the chart. A clip from BBC weather showing the latest weather forecast could be shown during the lesson, and children could be encouraged to look at different areas of the UK or another country to compare the weather in different regions. Use the 2 worksheets to compare understanding before carrying out the observations and after to check learning and understanding.
smidgealot
St George's Day - with Widgit Symbols

St George's Day - with Widgit Symbols

Celebrate St George’s Day with this resource which has a brief guide to what St George’s Day is and also a set of relevant flashcards and colouring in pages all supported with Widgit Symbols. This resource was made in InPrint 3.
Widgit_Software
Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson booklet

Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson booklet

This is a booklet with a range of different activities based on the story Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson. Great for SEN and Early Years. It includes: copying and tracing words, describing main characters, matching sentences to character, speech bubbles, drawing and writing sentences about different scenarios. of the story
Mycar
FREE What I did Over The Weekend

FREE What I did Over The Weekend

This is a great activity for those students who have limited language and echolalia, early age and children with autism. They kids are given the choices to answer the “what” question that will help to make a short conversation about their weekend. There are 6 pages to be printed on photo paper, laminated and cut out. You`ll get 2 sets of cards - one icluding picture names in border bottom and the second one including only the picture. Use velcro on the back side of each card.
angiesiddd
Daily routine flash cards for visual sequencing

Daily routine flash cards for visual sequencing

The cards can be used to help children plan the day, get ready for what is happening next and to communicate with others. There are 72 cards included; 9 to each A4 sheet. If there are any other activities / extra cards you would like adding to the pack, please send a message and I can add them.
highwaystar
Match it! - emotional literacy, emotional intelligence, mental health, emotions

Match it! - emotional literacy, emotional intelligence, mental health, emotions

This is a matching game using emotions from different nationalities. Of course it has the underlying message that we all feel emotions no matter who you are, where you live or whatever your skin colour is. Included in the pack: A game board A feelings mat in colour and black and white worksheets covering all the emotions shown in boy version and girl version Each child throws a die and moves that number of places. If they land on a ‘child’ they must match that emotion to their mat. They can circle it on their mat with a dry wipe pen. Encourage them to name the emotion. This could be extended to ‘Tell me a time when you felt like that’. If they land on an instruction then they must move that number of places either forwards or backwards. The winner is the person who has circled the most emotions on their mat when everyone has reached the end of the game board. The feelings mat could also be used as an emotional register or a prompt for including emotions in their writing. There is a set of worksheets for each emotion (boy and girl version) to explore the child’s emotion in more detail. It is simply drawing a picture and writing a sentence or two.
Elsasupport
Emotions Intervention - Mental Health, emotional intelligence, emotional literacy

Emotions Intervention - Mental Health, emotional intelligence, emotional literacy

This intervention is written for a group of six children and is led by an ELSA or teaching assistant. It covers recognising, labelling and expressing the six basic emotions. It is written for children from 4-7 but could also be useful for children with autism or special needs. The sessions last for approximately 40 to 60 minutes. The intervention covers the six basic emotions of happy, sad, angry, scared, surprised and disgusted. A pre and post assessment is filled in by the class teacher at the beginning and end of the intervention. The assessments we use are enclosed with this pack. These assessments cover other areas of emotional literacy and social skills but are a good indicator of any other problems that the child may have. Please choose which ones you want to use. You may have other generic assessments that you use but it is important to try and track progress however you choose to do it. Often when a child takes part in this type of intervention other skills are developed too. For example social skills, sharing, co-operating, teamwork and self-esteem to name a few. It is a good idea to keep a book, like a learning journey to stick the children’s work in. This is a brilliant way of sharing with parents and teachers things that the children are doing with you. All the paper resources are included in this pack. You will need a large sheet of paper for week 6 and a cuddly teddy and hoops for week 2. Learning objectives are as follows: I can recognise and name the six basic emotions I can understand the reasons why I might feel different emotions I can give examples of when I felt happy and sad I can give examples of when I felt angry and scared I can give examples of when I felt surprised and disgusted I can tell you about some of the physical sensations I get when I feel an emotion
Elsasupport
Animals and Habitats Unit & speaking task cards

Animals and Habitats Unit & speaking task cards

A new unit for English learners! You get 29 pages of speaking, listening, reading, and writing practice, including 6 pages of differentiated speaking cards, differentiated opinion writing pages, and more! Included in this unit: -36 differentiated speaking task cards -descriptive writing with visuals and a word bank -compare and contrast habitats -cut, paste, and write vocabulary practice -4 opinion writing pages -4 simple sentence writing pages - perfect for a class book! -flashcards with habitat words …and more! Use this unit to develop young learners’ understanding of animals, habitats, and the world around them. It’s a great way to get students talking about the world around them! Follow me on Pinterest and Instagram for more great ideas!
missv_el