1. Resources Home
  2. Preschool
  3. Special educational needs
  4. Specific learning difficulty
Describing objects using colourful semantics

Describing objects using colourful semantics

Use colourful semantics to describe everyday objects, using size, colour and object. Compose 3 key words sentences. 34 task cards and matching writing cards for objects of different size and colour. Colourful semantics is an exciting language intervention that indirectly works on developing a child’s grammar through the use of: •Spoken sentences •Answering W/H questions •Use of nouns, verbs, prepositions and adjectives •Story telling skills •Written sentences and language comprehension Colourful semantics works particularly well in the special education classroom, helping students with difficulty in understanding language to compose sentences. These worksheets/taskcards are designed to give students support to develop writing and composition skills.
ASpecialKindOfEnglish
Christmas Doodle Find

Christmas Doodle Find

Visual Perceptual Skills Addressed: Figure Ground Figure Ground perception is the ability to screen out any irrelevant visual material when presented with a lot of visual information at one time (to locate the important stimulus without getting confused by the background or surrounding images). This skill is key for good attention and concentration. In order to complete these worksheets successfully, the child must find each object that has been listed in amongst the other objects.
VisualLearningForLife
Christmas Tree Doodles

Christmas Tree Doodles

Visual Perceptual Skills Addressed: Figure Ground Figure Ground perception is the ability to screen out any irrelevant visual material when presented with a lot of visual information at one time (to locate the important stimulus without getting confused by the background or surrounding images). This skill is key for good attention and concentration. In order to complete these worksheets successfully, the child must find each object that has been listed in amongst the other objects.
VisualLearningForLife
Free Christmas Sheets - Rhymes and Endings

Free Christmas Sheets - Rhymes and Endings

These 12 sheets offer English work with a Christmas theme for Primary School children and those with Special Needs. 4 of the sheets deal with rhyming words. The other 8 focus on the morphological principles of word construction, e.g. plurals with -s and -ies, past tense with -ed and the past tense of common irregular verbs. The sheets are clearly set out and can be worked on independently, requiring little teacher intervention: perfect for this busy season. They are also useful to send home for the holidays.
bellalettice
Free Christmas Sheets - Phonics

Free Christmas Sheets - Phonics

These 10 phonics sheets range from sheets which focus on c-v-c words to those which look at the alternative spellings for the long vowel phonemes. The sheets are clearly set out and can be worked on independently, requiring little teacher intervention: perfect for this busy season. They are also useful to send home for the holidays.
bellalettice
Free Christmas Sheets - Spelling

Free Christmas Sheets - Spelling

These 12 sheets offer spelling work with a Christmas theme for Primary School children and those with Special Needs. Half of the sheets focus on phonics and half relate to morphological aspects of spelling or spelling rules. The sheets are clearly set out and can be worked on independently, requiring little teacher intervention: perfect for this busy season. They are also useful to send home for the holidays.
bellalettice