Special educational needs teaching resources: Sensory impairment

Resources and ideas for special educational needs, sensory impairment, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

English Planning  14 lessons mixed abilities

English Planning 14 lessons mixed abilities

English planning, 14 lessons with lesson starters, easy to adapt to suit your students. Lessons include games, poetry, adjectives, questions marks, sentence structure, poster & displays for display boards etc. Planning font is dark blue, century gothic (dyslexia friendly. Planning is suitable for students with SEN.

By jasmine1002003

Shapes: Colouring Pages

Shapes: Colouring Pages

A collection of shapes that students can colour in. Ideal for primary school children, and for students learning English or other languages as they can write the name in another language below the picture.

By sarah277

Circle: Shapes Colouring Page

Circle: Shapes Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of shapes. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Rectangle: Shapes Colouring Page

Rectangle: Shapes Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of shapes. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Triangle: Shapes Colouring Page

Triangle: Shapes Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of shapes. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

art lesson planning 6 weeks  (thematic)

art lesson planning 6 weeks (thematic)

6 weeks planning, suits a variety of young ages as well as SEN. A lot of activities with a thematic approach and suitable for students with limited attention span. Easy to adapt to suit your students.

By jasmine1002003

Science Planning (The Senses)

Science Planning (The Senses)

13 lesson plans. With interactive videos. The five senses are included in these lessons. Suitable for KS1 and SEN. All lessons are easy to adapt to suit your students.

By jasmine1002003

Visual Discrimination (Find the shadow)

Visual Discrimination (Find the shadow)

Visual discrimination is a skill which is vitally important for the development of language and math skills. Without it, students are unable to differentiate between letters, words and numbers.Use these 15 Shadow activity cards to help aid the development of the visual discrimination skill.Two versions have been included, a colour and black and white version.Print and laminate the colour version in order to make it reusable. Students can the use a washing peg to clip the correct shadow. Alternatively, print the black and white version and use as a worksheet. Students can circle the shadow on the page. A front page has also been included should you wish to make a little booklet with the pages.Should you have any queries, suggestions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact me at margauxlangenhoven@gmail.com.Happy teaching!Margaux

By margauxlangenhoven

Visual Timetable Cards (Updated)

Visual Timetable Cards (Updated)

A set of cards to make a visual timetable covering most things you do in school!!!!. These have been updated to include golden time, swimming, register clubs, tidy up time, trip, quiet reading and more as suggested. (Aug 07 - Thanks for all your comments - I may get around to making the adjustments suggested at some point - keep passing them on…. I can’t wait to walk into someone else’s classroom and see my cards!!)

By wonreka1

Halving and Doubling Small Numbers

Halving and Doubling Small Numbers

These PowerPoint presentations are designed to introduce the concepts and vocabulary of halving even numbers to 10 by either splitting or sharing the set. The splitting PP also looks at what happens when you try to split an odd number. The doubling PP covers doubling numbers up to 10 by combining two identical sets to find a total. Thanks to Silver Lining Multimedia for permission to use their images which remain copyright.

By trogfoot

Songs to support early mathematical concepts

Songs to support early mathematical concepts

A selection of themed songs to support the development of mathematical concepts and vocabulary. These have been collated from a variety of sources and should be used selectively! These were developed for use with children with severe learning difficulties as i have found that the use of a catchy tune really can help some of these words and ideas to be remembered.

By trogfoot

The Very Hungry caterpillar

The Very Hungry caterpillar

Interactive story (powerpoint) of the very hungry caterpillar, using photos. A selection of visual resources to accompany story (a good alternative to sparkleboxes). Various types, duplicates in different styles for your choice.

By Ibuzzybea

Widgit Symbols for Visual Timetables

Widgit Symbols for Visual Timetables

A large set of Widgit Symbols (54 in all) to print off and use for visual timetables. Includes nearly all subject areas and specialist therapies that could take place from Key stage 2 upwards. 9 portrait format cards per A4 page, Comic Sans Font.

By bevevans22

Basic Letter Formation for the IWB (Sassoon Infant font)

Basic Letter Formation for the IWB (Sassoon Infant font)

A presentation with animations of letter formation. Letters can be repeated as often as necessary and chosen in random order via action buttons. Small animation of initial sound object/word to match each letter (x is represented by end sound: box and fox). This will work even if you do not have the Sassoon font installed as the letters/writing have been converted into jpegs. The second presentation has a long f and looped k for those who would like an alternative.

By bevevans22

Subtraction to 10 PowerPoint presentations

Subtraction to 10 PowerPoint presentations

PowerPoint presentations that provide a range of strategies for subtracting from numbers up to 10 with strong visual and audio cues. Each presentation has a different focus, such as using a number line or taking a set away. Designed for children with Severe Learning Difficulties to introduce and rehearse counting and subtraction skills. Thanks to Silver Lining Multimedia for permission to use their images which remain copyright.

By trogfoot

Let's Make Letters - Cursive letter formation for IWB

Let's Make Letters - Cursive letter formation for IWB

A presentation with animations of cursive letter formation. Letters can be repeated as often as necessary and chosen in random order via action buttons. Small animation of initial sound object/word to match each letter (x is represented by end sound: box and fox). This will work even if you do not have the cursive fault installed as the letters/writing have been converted into jpegs. 2 choices to download - one with the letters resting on a line, one without.

By bevevans22

Sensory recipes and activities

Sensory recipes and activities

A collection of free recipes, activities and ideas collected over a number of years from the internet. These remain the intellectual property of their creators and may not be sold in any way, shape or form.

By te4chr

Dinosaur Alphabet Practice Cards

Dinosaur Alphabet Practice Cards

A5 pdf file: just print and laminate to use with a dry wipe marker. Sassoon Infant Dotted Font throughout, with a choice of styles for f and k. Vowels bordered in red, consonants in blue. Developed with boys in mind. Realistic dinosaur pictures rather than clip art or cartoons

By bevevans22

Rhyming pairs/ lotto

Rhyming pairs/ lotto

18 pairs of rhyming photos, colour coded in sets to prevent the activity from becoming overwhelming. Print and laminate cut out as needed to make lotto or pairs

By Ibuzzybea

People who help us, photo/ symbol cards how do they help

People who help us, photo/ symbol cards how do they help

Photos of 12 people who help us supported with symbols, matching cards with photos/ symbols of situations in which the people can help. Use to make flip books, pairs, lotto, matching or as a basis for discussion. Print and laminate, it is is powerpoint due to easy production. Be aware of the photo that matches the paramedics although not graffic may scare without support.

By Ibuzzybea