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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. There is a funny movie showing me using the different phones over the last 50 years. This links to our history unit of work. It was made for special needs and would be useful for young mainstream students. It is a fun, easily adaptable resource.

By pearp

Communication - Paper Bag Communication Book

Communication - Paper Bag Communication Book

Teaching students to COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY with each other, teachers and family members is very important. This Paper Bag Communication Book teaches students about the 3 communication styles: *Passive *Aggressive *Assertive *Self Reflection Activity/ questions *Compare and Contrast worksheet *A Better Way to Say It *I- Messages ****6 lesson plans included Any questions- email me at schoolcounselingconfessions@gmail.com Thank you, Vanessa - School Counseling Confessions

By schoolcounselingconfessions

Alton Towers trip for pupils with SEN (PMLD & SLD): Risk Assessment & Parent Information PPT

Alton Towers trip for pupils with SEN (PMLD & SLD): Risk Assessment & Parent Information PPT

This pack includes a risk assessment and hazard sheet example used for two classes of pupils with Severe Learning Difficulties and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties. There are also two PowerPoint presentations with pictures from our risk assessment visit and a Q&A parent information evening held prior to the trip. If you would like more information about this trip including FAQs and learning opportunities for your pupils please visit our blog at http://sensorydispensary.blogspot.co.uk/. We blog about planning, resources, research, events, CPD, reviews and much more.

By Sensory_Dispensary

Disability Awareness Social Skills Lesson and Flip Book

Disability Awareness Social Skills Lesson and Flip Book

Great for an inclusion classroom to raise awareness about individual needs and disabilities. This resource includes an anticipatory set, lesson plan, teacher PowerPoint, and student flip book. Students are engaged through opportunities for discussion through "turn and talk" and write facts about each disability in their flip books. Includes a PDF of the teacher powerpoint as well if you want to use it as a printable or handout. Pages of download: 1- Cover 2 - For the teacher 3- lesson plan 4- Anticipatory set 5 - Answer Key anticipatory set 6-7 - Directions for completing flip book and picture of completed book. 8 - 15 - Flip book pages 16 - Credits and Terms of Use Pages of download Teacher Powerpoint and Second PDF 1- Cover 2- Lesson Essential Questions 3 - Anticipatory Set instructions 4-5 - Disability overview reading 6 - Vision and Hearing Disabilities Reading 7 - Physical Disability reading 8 - Speech and Language Disorders Reading 9 - Emotional Disorders Reading 10 - Learning Disabilities and ADHD Reading 11 - Autism Reading 12 - How can I help? Reading 13 - Correct Anticipatory Set 14-18 Anticipatory Set answers with explanations

By ashleybrennan

Numbers- dice game addition, recording and group game

Numbers- dice game addition, recording and group game

Suitable for Pre-schoolers, Reception, SEN. Suitable for all abilities. Can be used as paired or group work. Great for social skills. Take it in turns to roll the dice, count the number you roll, then mark off the correct number on the worksheet, recording your rolled number. The first to mark off all the boxes wins. Lower abilities- use spotted dice to enable 1-to-1 counting. Middle abilities- use numbered dice. Higher abilities- use numbered dice. Could be extended to get them to start at the number (either 50 or 65) then subtract each throw, recording the sum on the back of the worksheet.

By smidgealot

Money Skills Adapted Work Folder - Australian

Money Skills Adapted Work Folder - Australian

This resource contains an adapted work folder that targets a range of different money skills for your students. ★ 23 activities included. ★ This resource also comes with different levels for many of the pages. Comes in Australian currency. All the activities in this work folder are for your students to work on money life skills, to learn the value of money and also to recognise different coins/notes. Money is an important skill for our students to work on and this adapted folder will provide us with another way to work on this with our students. Some of the activities included are; • Matching coins • Matching notes • Matching heads to tails on coins • Matching pice tags to coins • Which costs more • Shopping and paying for groceries • Paying for toys • Paying for clothes • Paying for groceries • Paying for food in a restaurant • Counting money in piggy bank • Putting together coins/notes to make a price

By nikkirobs

Emotions: Learning about 6 emotions

Emotions: Learning about 6 emotions

Emotions: this is a smart notebook resource, which introduces 6 emotions - calm, happy, sad, angry, tired and sick. It give examples of these emotions and how you feel when experiencing these emotions. It uses visual images to support understanding. It has a few comprehension pages. There are worksheets to support the comprehension activities and also some worksheets for pre-reading and pre-writing activities around the emotions. It was designed for students with special needs and would work well for young mainstream students

By pearp

Courage bravery assembly complete walk through and resources

Courage bravery assembly complete walk through and resources

This assembly is themed on courage, although can be edited for bravery instead. It includes two powerpoints and a page of notes and explanation. With this, you will have everything you need for a 20-25 minute assembly that will go down a treat. Suitable for ages 7-16, KS2, KS3 and KS4.

By georgey32

Self-Esteem Through Drama

Self-Esteem Through Drama

*These lessons were initially written for students with mild to moderate special needs from ages 10-18* **Tailored correctly, these lessons would also be suitable in many mainstream settings** -A five lesson workshop using drama to improve self-esteem. -Classes are designed so that they can be delivered by anyone, drama educator or not. -Successful with both full classes or small intervention groups. -Lessons include role play, structured games, team work opportunities, reflection, student led activities and physical body and vocal work. -Extension ideas. -Resources included.

By graceberne

LITERACY bundle - EXPLORE IT - sounds, music, film, technology, apps  x3 workbooklets

LITERACY bundle - EXPLORE IT - sounds, music, film, technology, apps x3 workbooklets

THREE fantastic units of work that focus on basic literacy skills - listening, visuals, technology (1) SOUNDS & MUSIC is about recognising everyday sounds, listening mindfully, exploring music and songs (2) FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES focuses on viewing a variety of visual tools through films and documentaries and linking ideas (3) TECHNOLOGY & APPS helps students develop awareness around apps that help them explore ideas and themes and how technology has changed over years. Each workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for primary or lower secondary and special education students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning. Each workbooklet also includes a Student Learning Checklist and Assessment for Learning Feedback sheets.

By supportedlearning

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (3) - TECHNOLOGY & APPS - student workbooklet

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (3) - TECHNOLOGY & APPS - student workbooklet

EXPLORE IT (3) - is a 20 page workbooklet filled with tasks about the sounds and music around us. EXPLORE IT is all about how we use technology, apps and software to explore different ideas and how it can help us listen and watch more easily. There are different ways we can find out information by viewing material and we can pick up facts and opinions, as well as explore lots of different ideas and emotions. This workbooklet helps show how you can find out information by watching and listening, as well as exploring using new technology and comparing it to technology in the past. Key topics include: different styles of film, popular films, actors/actresses, making documentaries, documentary ideas etc. This workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for primary or lower secondary and special education students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. See also the corresponding literacy EXLORE IT (1) - SOUNDS & MUSIC and EXPLORE IT (2) - FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES workbooklets. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning. This workbooklet also includes a Student Learning Checklist and Assessment for Learning Feedback sheets.

By supportedlearning