Early years visual impairment resources

Keeping your class engaged with new and interesting classroom resources is vital in helping them reach their potential. With Tes Resources you’ll never be short of teaching ideas. We have a range of tried and tested materials created by teachers for teachers, from early years through to A level.

Breathe new life into your lesson plans with our primary and secondary classroom resources. Whether you’re looking for fun maths worksheets or brand new guided reading activities, we have thousands of free and premium resources for you to download. From early years to primary, you’ll find phonics worksheets and numeracy games and all you need to revise for Sats. From secondary to post-16, we have everything from French lessons to algebra activities, as well as GCSE revision guides and more.

Popular subjects

More
  1. Resources Home
  2. Early Years
  3. Special educational needs
  4. Visual impairment
What does it mean to have a visual impairment?

What does it mean to have a visual impairment?

A 10 minute video about visual acuity and visual field and how visual impairments can affect children and young people. Retinitis Pigmentosa, Albinism and Nystagmus are discussed as examples. This is a good overview for people who have limited understanding of visual impairments and how they affect what someone can see.

By hughsie36

200 Dolch Sight Words - Lower Case Handwriting Strategy (Letter Formation )

200 Dolch Sight Words - Lower Case Handwriting Strategy (Letter Formation )

“Box Writing” may be used to encourage the development of visual perceptual skills. Children observe the size and shape of each letter and ascertain how the words fit into the corresponding boxes. The dots in the boxes allow kids to practice letter formation by starting at the start point using the visual cue of a starting dot. This is perfect for kids who are working on improving letter formation in a single stroke (r, m, n, etc) or letters that require the writer to pick up their pencil for portions of the letter formation (a, d, etc) & tall/ short of letter. What you will get: - 1 pdf file which contains 57 pages (include 2 covers pages) for first 200 Dolch Sight Words.

By 123chirpchirp

SEND English. Making circular marks with a tool and different grips

SEND English. Making circular marks with a tool and different grips

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for simple mark making activities and advise on the way in which children learn to grasp and hold mark making tools. It links to PE and Kandinsky's work in art 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/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire

GCSE PE

GCSE PE

16 individual GCSE theory PE Lesson plans. Over 20 GCSE individual practical lesson plans for Boxing, Swimming, Squash, Boccia and Goalball. Would work well in any setting teaching GCSE PE especially SEN settings.

By GoldSEN

Reading Windows

Reading Windows

For dyslexic, children with learning difficulties and for those struggling readers. These windows will help keep their eyes on track and focusing on the words. Resource is created in funky designs and just need laminating and the center cut out.

By nicki-cox

Hands on project "The astronaut"

Hands on project "The astronaut"

5 engaging and fun early years and special education resources, related to space. Basic Math Mini book Task cards (colours) Attention and basic thinking Save 25% by buying this bundle instead of buying each resource separately.

By paulinarl06

I can compare sizes. The astronaut Hands on project.

I can compare sizes. The astronaut Hands on project.

If you wish, follow my tes shop to know about new releases, freebies and special offers. This download consists of 5 A4 sheets, you will find a compare sizes resource. This download consists of 5 space related images (2 space ships, 1 star, 1 astronaut and 1 planet). Every image comes in 5 different sizes, so they can compare different sizes in the same object. Print, cut and laminate, and cut again, you can let them play and compare visually all the same objects. This can be a part of your maths centre. This resource is also part of a hands-on project for early years, related to space The astronaut;. In my shop, you will find more resources and a bundle related to this project.

By paulinarl06

SEND Social and Emotional activity plan: plays a simple turn taking game with peer

SEND Social and Emotional activity plan: plays a simple turn taking game with peer

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It has lots of ideas for simple table and active games to play with a SEND pupil and peers. It links to PE and music 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/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire

English SEND Reading social signs and labels

English SEND Reading social signs and labels

This is an activity plan that provides ideas to support a SEND pupil in a mainstream class. It focuses on reading and understanding social signs and labels. It links to geography and art 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/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire

Maths SEND Stage 6 copies a simple repeating pattern

Maths SEND Stage 6 copies a simple repeating pattern

This is an activity plan that provides clear guidelines on what to do when encouraging a pupil with SEND to explore and copy a simple repeating pattern using colour/shape/size and texture. It gives clear indications of previous skills needed to work at this level and gives lesson suggestions on activities and key skills to focus on the learning goal. It links to Art and Science. We have included ways to include the pupil into a mainstream classroom, resources to use and ways of assessing small steps progress. It responds to the recommendations of the Rochford review, and has been developed by teachers for teachers with multi-professional advisory support. SEND-Inspire is an online resource tool for educators including pupils with SEND. To have a free trial and download more free activity plans, go to http://send-inspire.co.uk/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire

Maths SEND Stage 8 comparing weight

Maths SEND Stage 8 comparing weight

This is an activity plan that provides clear guidelines on what to do when encouraging a pupil with SEND to explore and compare weight when the difference is significant. It gives clear indications of previous skills needed to work at this level and gives lesson suggestions on activities and key skills to focus on the learning goal. It links to speaking and listening and shared cooperative play. We have included ways to include the pupil into a mainstream classroom, resources to use and ways of assessing small steps progress. It responds to the recommendations of the Rochford review, and has been developed by teachers for teachers with multi-professional advisory support. SEND-Inspire is an online resource tool for educators including pupils with SEND. To have a free trial and download more free activity plans, go to http://send-inspire.co.uk/

By Vicky-SEND-Inspire