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Spelling CVC Words

Spelling CVC Words

Spelling CVC Words- Autism & Special Needs- great for K and students with special needs.There are 34 cards containing real life pictures on prompting word boards.The pages must be printed on photo paper, laminated and cut out. You`ll get 2 sets of letters- uppercase and lowercase. Use some velcro in the middle of each blank square and on the back side of each letter.The words included are: bag, pan, fan, bed, dog, cup, car, hat, cap, pen, fox, jug, jar, nut, vet, pig, hen, cat, jam, six, bat, bus, web, can, rat, man, map, ham, ten, bug, pot, red, box, zip, fig.

By angiesiddd

The Gruffalo - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Gruffalo - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson, Published by Macmillan PublishersSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Room on the Broom - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Room on the Broom - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson, Published by MacmillanSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Tyrannosaurus Drip - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Tyrannosaurus Drip - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson, Published by MacmillanSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, Published by Puffin BooksSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Big Books Pack 4 (Julia Donaldson stories) - Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Big Books Pack 4 (Julia Donaldson stories) - Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Sets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for these popular children's books by Julia Donaldson.The GruffaloThe Gruffalo's ChildRoom on the BroomThe Snail and the WhaleTyrannosaurus DripSet 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.

By Widgit_Software

The Snail and the Whale - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Snail and the Whale - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson, Published by MacmillanSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

The Gruffalo's Child - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Gruffalo's Child - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Gruffalo's Child by Julia Donaldson, Published by MacmillanSets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for this popular children's book.Set 1. Large cards with symbols + text,Set 2. Large cards with symbols onlySet 3. Large cards with text only (to use with sets 1 and 2)Set 4. Smaller cards with words and phrases for sentence workPlus information on activities to do with the basic vocabulary cardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Phonics Digraphs and Trigraphs

Phonics Digraphs and Trigraphs

An updated version of the vowel digraphs/trigraphs learnt in Phonics sessions. I have now made these into books to be used at home by parents and pupils. Each set of same sounding phonemes are grouped together in the same colour, to aid verbalisation. I hope these are of use!

By choralsongster

General Election Themed Differentiated Anagrams and Word Searches - Set of 6

General Election Themed Differentiated Anagrams and Word Searches - Set of 6

This resource contains a set of 6 differentiated word searches and anagrams on the theme of the general election.Other General Election ResourcesThe General Election - Lesson / Assembly PresentationThis an informative and colourful lesson / assembly presentation on the forthcoming election on June 8th. It is divided into three sections Introduction to the General ElectionElections - What happens in the election processWhat will happen after the electionThe PowerPoint contains hyperlinks to Theresa May's announcement of the election, Jeremy Corbyn's response to the announcement, the election system in the UK and the role of parliament.General Election Bumper 100 Multiple Choice Question QuizThis resource is a highly visual and editable 100 question interactive PowerPoint quiz on the forthcoming snap General Election. There are 100 questions with multiple choice answers and varying degrees of challenge. It has six categories.Who is the Politician?GovernmentParliamentPolitical PartiesMiscellaneousThe quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the voting box image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. Sample questions:On what date will the general election take place?How often does an election have to be held in the UK?In the UK, what is the official name given to the place where people go to vote?Who is the current Chancellor of the Exchequer?Who normally lives at 11 Downing Street?How many political parties are currently represented in the House of Commons?Thinking of publishing your own resources? Check out this step by step guide.How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide

By Krazikas

Happy vs Sad Faces Sorting Activity for Special Education

Happy vs Sad Faces Sorting Activity for Special Education

Sad vs Happy Smileys Sorting Activity (4 pages) is great for students with autism and special needs when learning emotions and face expressions.The pages must be printed on photo paper and laminated. Cut the cards out. Use some velcro on the back side of each card and in the center of each blank space on the sorting boards.

By angiesiddd

Happy vs Sad Sorting Activity for Special Education

Happy vs Sad Sorting Activity for Special Education

Sad vs Happy People Sorting Activity (4 pages)is great for students with autism and special needs when learning emotions and face expressions.The pages must be printed on photo paper and laminated. Cut the cards out. Use some velcro on the back side of each card and in the center of each blank space on the sorting boards.

By angiesiddd

UK General Election Bundle - Two Presentations, 100 Question Quiz, Information Texts and Comprehension Questions, Set of 6 Differentiated Word Seaches and Anagrams

UK General Election Bundle - Two Presentations, 100 Question Quiz, Information Texts and Comprehension Questions, Set of 6 Differentiated Word Seaches and Anagrams

This bundle contains a set of 5 resources on the forthcoming UK General Election. - There are two Powerpoint presentations. - A bumper 100 question interactive PowerPoint quiz. - A set of 6 information texts and comprehensions - A set of 6 differentiated word searches and anagrams. Click on the individual links for further details. Purchased separately these resources would cost £13.48. Save money and buy the bundle for just £6.50. That's a massive saving of 52%! 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 To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!

By Krazikas

Early Years Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Early Years Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Over 570 symbol flashcards that cover early years vocabulary. The symbols can be used in a variety of ways – from creating visual timetables to managing behaviour.A booklet with detailed ideas about how to use the symbols pack is included.This pack is a great introduction to using Widgit symbols, and the symbols are ideal early years teaching, parents, childminders or carers to use to help aid learning and development.This pack contains…. Ideas for using flashcards Feelings and emotions – 28 symbol cards for expressing feelings and emotions Numbers - 24 symbol cards - numbers 1-20, plus extra Playing - 51 symbol cards to use during play Playgroup - 40 symbol cards which may be used to discuss playgroup Safety - 14 symbol cards to discuss features of safety Shopping - 66 symbol cards which may be used when shopping Colours - 13 symbol cards showing the most common colours Times of the day - 21 symbol cards showing different times of the day Days of the week - 13 symbol cards showing the days of the week, plus extra Meal time - 41 symbol cards to use during mealtimes Behaviour - 11 symbol cards which may be used to promote good behaviour Food and drink - 80 food and drink symbol cards Recycling - 14 recycling symbol cards Activity labels - 23 symbol cards which may be used to label boxes or for routines Wash hands - 7 symbol cards to use to sequence washing hands Notices - 10 symbol cards for labelling areas and rooms Transport - 19 symbol cards showing different modes of transport Dressing up - 39 symbol cards to use when dressing up Getting dressed - 38 symbol cards to label clothes, or to help with dressing Places to go - 22 symbol cards showing places to go, plus how to get thereThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Vegetable Pack with Widgit Symbols

Vegetable Pack with Widgit Symbols

This pack is based around Design and Technology Unit "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" to develop children's understanding of designing and making with food and the importance of healthy eating.The pack contains information about different vegetables and can be used for various age groups to support understanding of this curriculum based topic.The pack contains 16 activities, flashcards and worksheets.There are other packs avilable in this series to cover the "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" topic.Contents:- Vegetable Information Book - Supported- Vegetable Information Book - Text- Vegetable Descriptions Book Characteristics to describe 29 vegetables. 30 pages landscape. - Vegetable Descriptions Activity As the Vegetables Descriptions Book, but with blank spaces to write or stick in appropriate characteristics to describe the fruit. Use with the Vegetable Description cards. 30 pages landscape. - Vegetable Descriptions Cards Cards of adjectives to describe the vegetables, to copy from or cut and stick. 3 pages landscape. - Book about Potatoes- Book about Tomatoes- Poem about Vegetables- Vegetable Soup recipe- Make Vegetable Salad- Name the Vegetable- Vegetable Photos- Brainstorm about Vegetables - Flashcards - Vegetables - Symbol- Flashcards - Vegetables - Symbol and Word- Flashcards - Vegetables - WordThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Healthy Eating Pack with Widgit Symbols

Healthy Eating Pack with Widgit Symbols

This pack is based around Design and Technology Unit "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" to develop children's understanding of designing and making with food and the importance of healthy eating.The InPrint pack contains information about healthy eating and can be used for various age groups to support understanding of this curriculum based topic.The pack contains 6 activities, flashcards and worksheets.There are other packs avilable in this series to cover the "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" topic.Contents:- Healthy Eating A book about the importance of the different food groups and healthy eating plus charts for gathering data from the class 12 pages landscape.- Healthy Eating Tips Healthy eating tips could be used for display. 8 pages portrait. - Cut and Sort Food Worksheet to separate healthy from less healthy foods. 2 pages portrait.- Flashcards - Cooking and Preparing Symbol and word flashcards of the key words used in the pack. Parts of fruit and vegetables, Food types, Cooking equipment and Cooking processes. 7 pages portrait.- Synonyms Key descriptors for Fruit and vegetables with suggested synonyms. Can you think of any more? 13 pages landscape.- Healthy eating Vocabulary List Reference list of key vocabulary with text and symbol. 4 pages portrait.This resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Healthy Eating Comprehensive Bundle with Widgit Symbols

Healthy Eating Comprehensive Bundle with Widgit Symbols

Eat More Fruit and VegetablesThis pack is based around Design and Technology Unit "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" to develop children's understanding of designing and making with food and the importance of healthy eating.The pack contains information about different fruit, vegetables, healthy eating and can be used for various age groups to support understanding of this curriculum based topic.The pack contains 36 activities, flashcards and worksheets.Contents:- Healthy Eating A book about the importance of the different food groups and healthy eating plus charts for gathering data from the class 12 pages landscape.- Healthy Eating Tips Healthy eating tips could be used for display. 8 pages portrait. - Cut and Sort Food Worksheet to separate healthy from less healthy foods. 2 pages portrait.- Flashcards - Cooking and Preparing Symbol and word flashcards of the key words used in the pack. Parts of fruit and vegetables, Food types, Cooking equipment and Cooking processes. 7 pages portrait.- Synonyms Key descriptors for Fruit and vegetables with suggested synonyms. Can you think of any more? 13 pages landscape.- Healthy eating Vocabulary List Reference list of key vocabulary with text and symbol. 4 pages portrait.- Fruit Information Book - Supported- Fruit Information Book - Text- Fruit Descriptions Book Characteristics to describe 23 fruit. 24 pages landscape. - Fruit Descriptions Activity As the Fruit Descriptions Book, but with blank spaces to write or stick in appropriate characteristics to describe the fruit. Use with the Fruit Description cards. 24 pages landscape. - Fruit Descriptions Cards Cards of adjectives to describe the fruits, to copy from or cut and stick. 3 pages landscape.- Fruit Kebab recipe- Make Fruit Salad- Name the Fruit- Poem about Fruit- Brainstorm about Fruit. Choose one word to describe each of 8 fruit. Includes 1 page with suggested words to copy. 2 pages portrait.- Flashcards - Fruit - Symbol- Flashcards - Fruit - Symbol and Word- Flashcards - Fruit - Word Three sets of flashcards of all the fruit described in the pack in three formats for learning, matching activities. Each with 4 pages portrait- Vegetable Information Book - Supported- Vegetable Information Book - Text- Vegetable Descriptions Book Characteristics to describe 29 vegetables. 30 pages landscape. - Vegetable Descriptions Activity As the Vegetables Descriptions Book, but with blank spaces to write or stick in appropriate characteristics to describe the fruit. Use with the Vegetable Description cards. 30 pages landscape. - Vegetable Descriptions Cards Cards of adjectives to describe the vegetables, to copy from or cut and stick. 3 pages landscape. - Book about Potatoes- Book about Tomatoes- Poem about Vegetables- Vegetable Soup recipe- Make Vegetable Salad- Name the Vegetable- Vegetable Photos- Brainstorm about Vegetables - Flashcards - Vegetables - Symbol- Flashcards - Vegetables - Symbol and Word- Flashcards - Vegetables - WordThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Fruit Pack with Widgit Symbols

Fruit Pack with Widgit Symbols

This pack is based around Design and Technology Unit "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" to develop children's understanding of designing and making with food and the importance of healthy eating.The pack contains information about different fruits and can be used for various age groups to support understanding of this curriculum based topic.The pack contains 14 activities, flashcards and worksheets.There are other packs avilable in this series to cover the "Eat More Fruit and Vegetables" topic.Contents:- Fruit Information Book - Supported- Fruit Information Book - Text- Fruit Descriptions Book Characteristics to describe 23 fruit. 24 pages landscape. - Fruit Descriptions Activity As the Fruit Descriptions Book, but with blank spaces to write or stick in appropriate characteristics to describe the fruit. Use with the Fruit Description cards. 24 pages landscape. - Fruit Descriptions Cards Cards of adjectives to describe the fruits, to copy from or cut and stick. 3 pages landscape.- Fruit Kebab recipe- Make Fruit Salad- Name the Fruit- Poem about Fruit- Brainstorm about Fruit. Choose one word to describe each of 8 fruit. Includes 1 page with suggested words to copy. 2 pages portrait.- Flashcards - Fruit - Symbol- Flashcards - Fruit - Symbol and Word- Flashcards - Fruit - Word Three sets of flashcards of all the fruit described in the pack in three formats for learning, matching activities. Each with 4 pages portraitThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

World Book Day - Bumper 100 Question Book Quiz

World Book Day - Bumper 100 Question Book Quiz

This resource is a highly visual, fully editable and interactive, 100 question powerpoint quiz on books, poems and authors. It is an ideal resource for World Book Day and can be used with a tutor group or in an assembly.The quiz contains 100 questions with multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. It has nine categories.Classic BooksHarry PotterOpening and Closing LinesDavid WalliamsAuthorsMichael MorpurgoPoemsDiariesMiscellaneousThe quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the book image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is included to allow individuals/teams to record their answers. Sample questions:Prospero, Miranda, Ariel and Caliban are all characters from which Shakespeare play? What is the second book of the old testament called? What is the most widely distributed, most translated and best-selling book of all time? In Charlotte's Web, what is the name of the pig that Charlotte becomes friends with?What is the name of the lion in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe?Towards the end of Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Scrooge buys the Cratchits an enormous what?What name is given to the deadly phantoms that guard Azkaban Prison?Who is Joe’s best friend in David Walliams Billionaire Boy?In Michael Morpurgo's Private Peaceful, what is Private Peaceful’s first name?The popular series of children’s books about a magic football is written by which professional sports player?This resource is also suitable for SEN students due to the highly visual nature of the resource and the multiple choice format.For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and EducateThinking 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 GuideTo be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!

By Krazikas

Home routine symbols

Home routine symbols

9 pages of pdf: Home routine symbols to help timetable activities and re-enforce routine. This can help with anxiety, behavior problems and make for smoother transitions.Includes: activities at home, activities in the community, visits and appointments, hygiene/meals.

By zvlovegrove

SEN English Note Making

SEN English Note Making

Powerpoint to introduce what is meant by note making and various ways to do this. Includes short texts which can be read aloud and pupils make notes.

By Mortimer007

Opposites Cards for Special Education and ESL

Opposites Cards for Special Education and ESL

Opposites Vocabulary Photo Cards- great students with autism and special needs.The flash cards must be printed on photo paper, laminated and cut out. You`ll get 2 sets of cards: first set including only pictures and the second set including also picture names.The 21 pairs of of opposite cards include: awake-asleep, full-empty, heavy-light, open-closed, go-stop, girl-boy, day-night, front-back, happy-sad, up-down, near-far, small-big, cold-hot, fast-slow, old-new, thin-thick, long-short, new-old, fat-thin, sweet-sour, hard-soft.

By angiesiddd

Missing Symbols Add & Subtract Within 20 Task Boards, Autism , SEND

Missing Symbols Add & Subtract Within 20 Task Boards, Autism , SEND

Addition & Subtraction within 20 Missing Symbols task boards for pupils with autism and special needs.This set contains 5 task boards/file folders. I recommend printing on card & laminating the boards. You will require velcro dots to prepare this activity.You might also like:Add & Subtract within 20 Missing NumbersCut & Paste Addition 10-20 worksheetsAdd & Subtract Function Machines

By CurriculumForAutism

Writing  Marking Stickers - Bundle with Widgit Symbols

Writing Marking Stickers - Bundle with Widgit Symbols

Over 70 sets of marking stickers.Provide consistent, easy to understand marking in a fraction of the time. The use of key symbols allows all pupils to understand and engage with comments made, related to objectives. Ideal for class and whole school use. Perfect for supply teachers coming to unknown pupils.Sticker Sheets Levels---------------------There are 3 levels to indicate progress. The stickers also include stars to represent achievement : * Keep trying (working towards) no stars * Good (working at) 1 star * Excellent (achieved) 3 stars How to use----------The stickers are sized for Avery Labels L7161The stickers sheets are organised by topic area for quick and easy access.Find a sticker to match the learning objective or a pupil's personal target, then place at the end of their work to quickly and easily share your assessment. Edit the blank template stickers in InPrint 3 to achieve even more

By Widgit_Software

Handwriting & Keyboard Skills - Marking Stickers with Widgit Symbols

Handwriting & Keyboard Skills - Marking Stickers with Widgit Symbols

Provide consistent, easy to understand marking in a fraction of the time. The use of key symbols allows all pupils to understand and engage with comments made, related to objectives. Ideal for class and whole school use. Perfect for supply teachers coming to unknown pupils.Sticker Sheets Levels---------------------There are 3 levels to indicate progress. The stickers also include stars to represent achievement : * Keep trying (working towards) no stars * Good (working at) 1 star * Excellent (achieved) 3 stars How to use----------The stickers are sized for Avery Labels L7161The stickers sheets are organised by topic area for quick and easy access.Find a sticker to match the learning objective or a pupil's personal target, then place at the end of their work to quickly and easily share your assessment. Edit the blank template stickers in InPrint 3 to achieve even more personalised results and share with colleagues. Contents---------This pack contains Stickers for: - Form letters clearly- Handwriting- Joined handwriting- Space between words- Use Keyboard

By Widgit_Software