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Sensory Story - My Trip To The Beach

Sensory Story - My Trip To The Beach

A sensory story suitable for both children and adults with special education needs alike. You should read each sentence out loud, adding a sensory experience (suggestions at the back of the resource). Repeat the story consistently over a few weeks.
Andrea12345
Engagement scales record sheet examples

Engagement scales record sheet examples

An example of two formats used to record observations on the engagement scales, used with our classes of pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). Please read our Sensory Dispensary blog for further information on this resource and more: http://sensorydispensary.blogspot.co.uk/. We blog about planning, resources, research, events, CPD, reviews and much more.
Sensory_Dispensary
SEND: Social and emotional: Pupil uses negotiation with peers

SEND: Social and emotional: Pupil uses negotiation with peers

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for teaching and practising negotiation. It is aimed at students who find the social aspects of sharing and playing cooperatively very difficult. It links to PSHE, and suggests ways to incorporate the skills in everyday activities. The assessment descriptors indicate 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/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
Local Ofsted SEND Inspection

Local Ofsted SEND Inspection

This presentation is aimed to highlight what is required under the new Local inspection and has been compiled following research into other Local inspection and pathfinder outcomes. This presentation identifies requirements to ensure the Local authority is meeting the needs of its stakeholders under the new SEND Code of Practice.
teachmomo
Musical Story Massage- Alice in Wonderland

Musical Story Massage- Alice in Wonderland

An example of a Musical Story Massage session used with pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). This session could be used in other settings including at home with parent and child. This version could be shared with parents as an end of term gift or a home activity for pupils with PMLD. A printable CD cover is included if you would like to burn the songs to a disc to share with parents. Please note that the following track are not my own but can be downloaded from youtube. Full credit goes to the authors/composers of the music. Track 1 (By the Sleepy Lagoon by Eric Coates- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMMS4I6f7o4 ), Track 10 ( Musica para circo - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ls1gnCHr14Q), Track 11 (Medieval war drums- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G24_1FbBrbgand) Track 12 (Don't dream it's over originally by Crowded House -karaoke version) 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.
Sensory_Dispensary
SEND Social and Emotional: responds with pleasure to others achievements

SEND Social and Emotional: responds with pleasure to others achievements

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for developing a pupil's awareness of other's achievements and encouraging them to find pleasure in others success. It links to PE and art, classroom displays and circle times; 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/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
SEND Social and Emotional: Pupil completes own task ignoring distractions

SEND Social and Emotional: Pupil completes own task ignoring distractions

This is an activity plan that provides support for a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas to support the pupil in developing their abilities to focus on their task. It links to group work, suggesting time allocations, task differentiation as well as tasks for the pupil to practice the skill. It also 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/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
Sensory Break Cards

Sensory Break Cards

72 sensory idea cards with ideas such as... Oral activities: drinking, chewing, snack, bubbles etc. Weight bearing activities: crawling, push-ups etc. Resistance activities: push-ups, pulling and stretching etc. Heavy lifting: of books etc. Cardiovascular activities: walking, hopping, jumping on trampoline etc. Deep Pressure activities: massage, squeezes etc. Some are chair based activities like push ups, squeezing a stress ball or choosing a sensory toy, others may involve using space like the cardiovascular activities, or equipment like therapy balls, weighted blankets etc. The resource can be used as a poster in a classroom to give children ideas about how to use a sensory break. You may want to use it as part of a visual timetable or now next resource. Alternatively you could attach them to lolly sticks for a choosing activity.
zvlovegrove
Doctor Tacpac (now with music)

Doctor Tacpac (now with music)

An example of a Tacpac session used with 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.
Sensory_Dispensary
SEND early participation in a routine or group gathering such as assembly

SEND early participation in a routine or group gathering such as assembly

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas on how to encourage a pupil with SEND to participate in a class activity such as a shared group session or attending assembly. It links to routines and school clubs 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/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire
SEND Pupil engages in moments of calm and individual reflection with an adult

SEND Pupil engages in moments of calm and individual reflection with an adult

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for engaging the pupil with significant learning needs in moments of reflection and calm. It links to celebrations and suggests ways in which peers can be included. As the pupil works through the tasks it 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/
Vicky-SEND-Inspire