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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

Sorting by Color- Autism Resource, Special Ed, Occupational Therapy, ABA Therapy

Sorting by Color- Autism Resource, Special Ed, Occupational Therapy, ABA Therapy

Sorting by Color - Autism & Special Needs Activity This great activity will provide your students with hands-on practice by sorting colors with familiar objects. It is good for young learners as wel as for students with autism and special needs. The pages must be printes and laminated. Cut out the sorting boards and the cards and you`ll get 12 boards and 48 cards- 4 cards for each of the 12 colors included (white, black, grey, beige, red, purple, pins, orange, blue, green, brown, yelow). Use velcro on the back side of each card and in the midle of each blank sqare on the boards.

By angiesiddd

Sorting by Color Activity

Sorting by Color Activity

This video is a presentation of the following resource in action Sorting by Color https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/sorting-by-color-autism-resource-special-ed-occupational-therapy-aba-therapy-11693557 Learning categories and sorting are critical to language development. These are great activities for TEACCH work system while working with students with autism or special needs. After teaching students different categories in small and whole group settings place these tasks in independent work areas. ***You can find different flash cards sets and activities in my store.

By angiesiddd

2nd Comprehension for Early years and SEN

2nd Comprehension for Early years and SEN

Suitable for Pre schoolers, Reception and SEN. Can be used for all abilities. 4 comprehension worksheets and choice of answers. Lower abilities- choice of 4 answers for each question. Middle abilities- children answer, then can stick the correct answer for each question, or use the choices to copy spellings. Higher abilities- can use choices for spellings, they should be encouraged to write full sentences and expand their sentences to include as much detail as possible.

By smidgealot

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

Halloween Themed Worksheets - Number Recognition and Counting To 10

Halloween Themed Worksheets - Number Recognition and Counting To 10

These are sample Halloween-based theme worksheets on number recognition and counting to 10 taken from a set of 20 worksheets. See below for details. Set of 20 Halloween Themed Counting to 10 Worksheets This resource contains a set of 20 of highly visual and engaging worksheets on number recognition and counting from 1 to 10. Activities include: - identifying and recognising numbers to 10 - counting a variety of Halloween themed objects - colouring the correct number of objects - drawing the correct number of objects Suitable for nursery, reception children and older SEN students. Other Halloween Resources Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation SIMPLE TEXT Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation Halloween PowerPoint Quiz - 50 Questions Halloween Themed Battleships Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Halloween Themed Battleships Partner Game Set of 14 Halloween Themed Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Crosswords and Cryptograms/a> For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide

By Krazikas

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

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (2) - FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES student workbooklet

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (2) - FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES student workbooklet

EXPLORE IT (2) - is a 20 page workbooklet filled with tasks about the sounds and music around us. EXPLORE IT is all about how we use multi-media and technology around us to explore different ideas, themes through watching or making films and documentaries. 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. 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 (3) - TECHNOLOGY & APPS 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

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (1) - SOUNDS & MUSIC student workbooklet

LITERACY - EXPLORE IT (1) - SOUNDS & MUSIC student workbooklet

EXPLORE IT (1) - is a 20 page workbooklet filled with tasks about the sounds and music around us. EXPLORE IT is all about how we use multi-media and technology around us to explore different ideas, themes, events using different sounds and music and how it can make us aware of our surroundings and encourage us to listen. Key topics include: every day sounds, sounds & emotions, memories, music styles, song lyrics, favourite songs, artists, visuals 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 (2) - FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES and EXPLORE IT (3) - TECHNOLOGY & APPS 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

Sensology Session for pupils with PMLD

Sensology Session for pupils with PMLD

An example of a Sensology session used with a class of 7 pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). This session could be used in other settings including at home with parent and child. 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.

By Sensory_Dispensary

Say a Sentence (Flashcard Prompts), Autism , SEND, Speech

Say a Sentence (Flashcard Prompts), Autism , SEND, Speech

Say a Sentence 'Splash' Flashcards for pupils with autism and special education needs, to combine motor skills with speech. Your pupils will take turns to 'Splash' a card (spray water with a plant bottle) and then 'Say a Sentence' using the sentence prompt on the flashcard. Alternatively you can scatter these cards on the floor for your pupils to 'Splash' in a puddle (jump or stamp on the cards) and then say a sentence. This set contains 60 flashcards: 30 with a noun phrase as prompt 30 with a verb phrase as prompt The noun & verb cards are colour coded for easy classroom organisation. Preparation: just print, laminate & cut. Please note: these cards do not contain any pictures. Some pupils who have become used to working with flashcards & visuals can become 'picture dependent' when making sentences, only saying exactly what they see, rather than creating their own sentences. You might also like: Say a Sentence, Present, Past & Future Tense Verbs Finish The Sentences Interactive Books BUNDLE Finish The Sentences Clip Cards & Worksheets

By CurriculumForAutism