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Numeration 1 - 20: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 1 to 20

Numeration 1 - 20: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 1 to 20

Numeration 1 - 20: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 1 to 20 This is activity to develop an understanding of the numbers from 1 to 20. There are activities for matching the numerals and finding the numerals with varying levels of difficulty. There is an activity for counting groups of objects up to 20. There is a pre-writing activity for tracing the numerals. This has an associated worksheet. It was developed for special needs but would be a great activity for early years students.
pearp
Numeration 0 -9: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 0 to 9

Numeration 0 -9: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 0 to 9

Numeration 0 -9: Activities to develop understanding of numbers from 0 to 9 This is activity to develop an understanding of the numbers from 0 to 9. There are activities for matching the numerals and finding the numerals with varying levels of difficulty. There is an activity for counting groups of objects upto 9. There is a pre-writing activity for tracing the numerals. This has an associated worksheet. It was developed for special needs but would be a great activity for early years students.
pearp
Sensory Story Jasper's Beanstalk PMLD KS1/2

Sensory Story Jasper's Beanstalk PMLD KS1/2

This item describes how to resource and deliver the story of Jasper’s Beanstalk in a multi sensory and inclusive way. It is designed to be used with a group of up to seven learners of primary school age with profound and multiple learning disabilities. working at P1-3, who may also have physical and/or sensory impairments. This activity encourages uses of visual, auditory, olfactory and tactile senses and engages with visual, linguistic, kinaesthetic, musical, interpersonal, intrapersonal and naturalistic learning styles. Also included are sample Learning Objectives and examples of assessment opportunities for the descriptors of Pscales P1 -P3ii . This activity has many opportunities for assessment against the Routes for Learning tool.
frog1
Collection of 5 Sensory Stories - Science, Literacy - Environments and Habitats -SEN- PMLD, SLD, ASD

Collection of 5 Sensory Stories - Science, Literacy - Environments and Habitats -SEN- PMLD, SLD, ASD

**Collection of 5 Sensory Stories ** Science, English, Literacy - Environments and Habitats SEN PMLD, SLD, ASD A collection of five detailed sensory stories/activities created for a PMLD/SLD class. Suitable for ASD too. 1: A Woodland Habitat Story 2. Polar Habitats, Sensory Exploration 3. Pond Habitats, Sensory Exploration 4. Deserts, Sensory Exploration 5. Rainforests, Sensory Exploration These activities can be used on multiple occasions and are very well received by students and staff.
EllisHolly
Sensory Story - Wildlife - Bertie the Bee

Sensory Story - Wildlife - Bertie the Bee

This resource was prepared for a PMLD KS3 SEN class of eight students. Curriculum Topic: Wildlife - Endangered Species For this powerpoint story you will need: A toy bumble bee (a fun project could be to create your very own bee toy/s in an Art lesson) 2-3 garden flowerpots (more or less depending on the size of the group) 2-3 toy balls (If you can only resource one then students could pass it to each other) A selection of coins (this is a nice numeracy opportunity) Activate a fan using a switch box and jelly switch. For more able students, they can press the on/off button on the fan and explore different wind strengths Bubbles! Disco lights, if you don’t have these fairy lights can work or torches with different coloured plastics/acetates stuck to the top of them to create different colours Chocolate spread on a spoon as a taster - or real ice cream if it’s a hot day can be great! (Ensure that you check for allergies/nil by mouth before offering) Vibrating massage tool or vibrating snake (this offers a wonderful sensory experience) Pharell’s ‘Happy’ song, or an agreed class favourite song and the disco lights - have a dance, have a twirl! A dark sheet to place over students, indicating night time This sensory story was delivered once a week for a half term and by the final couple of weeks students were beginning to anticipate elements of the story. A nice small group activity. Personal Development: Communication and Interaction Social, Emotional and Behavioural Cognition and Learning Physical and Sensory
EllisHolly
ANZAC Day Activities: Australian Soldiers' First World War Uniforms

ANZAC Day Activities: Australian Soldiers' First World War Uniforms

This is activities introduces Australian Soldiers from the First World War. It looks at the uniforms that the soldiers wore and other aspects of their lives. The activity has visual symbols, making it easy for students to follow and comprehend. This resource also involves dressing a soldier in his uniform, Youtube clips and pre-reading and writing activities. Therefore, it can be used as a fully integrated unit of work. It was designed for Special Needs but can be used with primary aged mainstream students.
pearp
ANZAC Day Story: Reg Saunders and his family.

ANZAC Day Story: Reg Saunders and his family.

This is the story of Reg Saunders and his family Reg Saunders was the first Aboriginal Soldier to be made a Captain in the Australian Army. This story tells about Reg Saunders’ military career starting in the Second World War and tell us about his father who fought in the First World War. The story is told in visuals, making it easy for students to follow and comprehend. This resource also involves a comprehension exercise, and pre-reading and writing activities associated with the story. Therefore, it can be used as a fully integrated unit of work
pearp
Crocodile: Aboriginal poem and activities

Crocodile: Aboriginal poem and activities

Crocodile comes from “Anna the Goanna” and Other Poems by Jill McDougall, which is a collection of poems written to reflect the real world, dreams and imaginings of Aboriginal children. This is a complete unit of work. This resources was created for students with special needs, but can be used with primary students. The Smart notebook has the poem which includes visual images, a variety of literacy activities from matching pictures, matching words, pre-writing and pre- reading tasks and drawing activities. Crocodile Poem is also given as a word document.
pearp
EYFS Planning Ideas Pack for The Ugly Duckling

EYFS Planning Ideas Pack for The Ugly Duckling

Within this pack you will find: A history of The Ugly Duckling Many activity ideas linked to the EYFS Extension activity ideas Simplified activity ideas Recipes for pancakes and galettes Songs and Rhymes A book list There are planning ideas for Communication and Language, Literacy and Numeracy plus many cross curricular ideas as well. This 16 page Planning Ideas Pack has been designed to be used in conjunction with our kamishibai version of The Ugly Duckling which is available here but it can be used with generic copies of The Ugly Duckling.
TheSidlawHare
Different Types Of Family

Different Types Of Family

A Power Point presentation looking at families - Do all families look the same? What do you love about your family? Presentation also includes a link to a story.
G1mun
Islands and Oceans/ Sea Poetry

Islands and Oceans/ Sea Poetry

A Power Point exploring different types of poetry based on the sea/ oceans. The Power Point covers rhyming words, acrostic, shape and listing poems - also includes widgit symbols.
G1mun