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What is Different? Classifying Skills Autism, Special Education Speech Therapy

What is Different? Classifying Skills Autism, Special Education Speech Therapy

"What is Different?" Thinking Skills Task Cards for pupils with Autism and Special Needs**A UK version of this product is included in the zip file (with the word "colour")**This set contains 126 task cards- split into three levelsLevel 1- clip cards for pupils to choose what makes the pictures different (e.g. different colour)Level 2- write and wipe task cards for pupils to write the difference between the 2 pictures (please note that levels 1 and 2 use the same pictures)Level 3- larger write and wipe task cards for pupils to write in more detail the difference between the 2 picturesYou might also like:"Name Something" Vocabulary CardsReading Comprehension Clue CardsFinish The Sentences Interactive Books DISCOUNTED BUNDLE

By CurriculumForAutism

Concentration (Gr. 3-4)

Concentration (Gr. 3-4)

Improve attention span! The 23 visual activities in this popular unit are designed to increase students’ concentration and attention to details. One exercise, for example, includes two versions of a picture – each depicting two boys fishing on a riverbank. Students are challenged to find 10 differences between the drawings. The game-like exercises found here range from hidden objects and memory graphics to word pyramids and categorizations. Children are sure to have loads of fun while stimulating their thinking skills.

By RemediaPub

Sound Stories "S" and "Z" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

Sound Stories "S" and "Z" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

20 Resources to support for children with phonological disorders. The pack can also help young children at foundation level who are learning sounds in classroom settings.The pack includes:'S' sound story'Z' sound story- Flashcards- Sounds at the begining of words- Sounds in the middle of words- Bingo- Alphabet Cards- Dominoes- Drawing- RewardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Sound Stories "G" and "K" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

Sound Stories "G" and "K" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

20 Resources to support for children with phonological disorders. The pack can also help young children at foundation level who are learning sounds in classroom settings.The pack includes:'G' sound story'K' sound story- Flashcards- Sounds at the begining of words- Sounds in the middle of words- Bingo- Alphabet Cards- Dominoes- Drawing- RewardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Foundation Knowledge 2 - Language Support with Widgit Symbols

Foundation Knowledge 2 - Language Support with Widgit Symbols

The Foundation Knowledge Packs focus on language and particularly on vocabulary. The primary aim is to help children learn basic vocabulary.The Foundation Knowledge Packs are useful for:* Children in foundation* Children with language difficulties* Children with special educational needsThe packs intend to improve:Language Skills* Vocabulary* Listening skills* Narrative skillCognitive skills* Categorisation skills* Sorting skills* Matching skills* Concentration* Memory* Imagination* Expressing feelingsTopics include, Categories, Food, Animals, OppositesThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Owl Babies - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbol

Owl Babies - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbol

Owl Babies by Martin Waddell, Published by Walker Books Ltd. Sets 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 Pig in the Pond  - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Pig in the Pond - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Pig in the Pond by Martin Waddell, Published by Walker Books Ltd. Sets 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

Peace At Last - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Peace At Last - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Peace At Last by Jill Murphy, Published by Macmillan Children's Books Sets 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 2 - Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Big Books Pack 2 - Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Sets of flashcards with Widgit Symbols for these popular children's books. Owl Babies Peace At Last The Pig in the Pond Rabbit's Woolly Jumper The Rainbow FishSet 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 Writing - Vocabulary Development with Widgit Symbols

Big Writing - Vocabulary Development with Widgit Symbols

This resource is intended to support the Big Writing initiative which many schools have adopted and is for use with those pupils who struggle with writing and who would benefit from visual support for writing.There are 20 resources in the pack.- 3 strands Information sheets- Adjectives vocabulary book- Adverbs vocabulary book- Connectives- Connectives Grid- Connectives Pyramid- Interesting words- Genre vocabulary- Openers pyramid- Openers- Openers Grid- Punctuation pyramid- Story Plan pro forma 1- Story Plan help sheet- Story Plan pro forma 2- 9 literacy targets- VCOP reminder sheet- Good vocabulary pyramid- Writing frames with lines- Writing frames without linesThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Rabbit's Woolly Jumper - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Rabbit's Woolly Jumper - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Rabbit's Woolly Jumper by Mark Birchall, Published by Anderson Press Ltd. Sets 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 Rainbow Fish - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Rainbow Fish - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister, Published by North-South Books Sets 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

Sound Stories "D" and "T" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

Sound Stories "D" and "T" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

19 Resources to support for children with phonological disorders. The pack can also help young children at foundation level who are learning sounds in classroom settings.The pack includes:'D' sound story'T' sound story- Flashcards- Sounds at the begining of words- Sounds in the middle of words- Bingo- Alphabet Cards- Dominoes- Drawing- RewardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Sound Stories "B" and "P" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

Sound Stories "B" and "P" - Pack with Widgit Symbols

20 resources to support for children with phonological disorders. The pack can also help young children at foundation level who are learning sounds in classroom settings.The pack includes:'B' sound story'P' sound story- Flashcards- Sounds at the begining of words- Sounds in the middle of words- Bingo- Alphabet Cards- Maze- Drawing- RewardsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Foundation Knowledge 1 - Language Support with Widgit Symbols

Foundation Knowledge 1 - Language Support with Widgit Symbols

The Foundation Knowledge Packs focus on language and particularly on vocabulary. The primary aim is to help children learn basic vocabulary.The Foundation Knowledge Packs are useful for:* Children in foundation* Children with language difficulties* Children with special educational needsThe packs intend to improve:Language Skills* Vocabulary* Listening skills* Narrative skillCognitive skills* Categorisation skills* Sorting skills* Matching skills* Concentration* Memory* Imagination* Expressing feelingsTopics include, Categories, Emotions, Clothes, People and PlacesThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Basic Rhyme Activities with Widgit Symbols

Basic Rhyme Activities with Widgit Symbols

Teach a child how to rhyme by playing games and having fun. Before each game say you will be playing a rhyming game to find words that rhyme.These resources can be used as teaching aids for use on a one to one basis or in small groups. They consist of different types of materials to aid the development of the concept of rhyme. They are mainly aimed at children within the 5-8 year group. The Pack Contains:- 6 symbolised nursery rhymes for Baa Baa Black Sheep, Humpty Dumpty, Incy Wincy Spider, Jack and Jill, Little Miss Muffet and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star- Rhyme Snap- 3 Match the Words playing boards- Rhyming Caterpillar Game- Snail Board Game- 5 Worksheets to find rhyming wordsThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Feelings and Values in song  Videos PPTs MP3s and more

Feelings and Values in song Videos PPTs MP3s and more

To hear the songs. Highlight, right click , copyMy face shows what I'm feeling https://youtu.be/MNMlLxsA5METhe Olympic Values https://youtu.be/BGGTycWmAmAChanges https://youtu.be/F0K7bbACfbAFirst day at school https://youtu.be/vz3FHGYU2tAIllustrations are different with Olympic Values

By pwilloughby3

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Friction - Science Pack with Widgit Symbols

Friction - Science Pack with Widgit Symbols

The pack contains 26 resources including books, flashcards, vocabulary lists and a selection of activities for individuals and groups.- Friction Book - Symbols- Friction Book - Simplified- Friction Book - Text- Parachutes Investigation- Lorry Air Resistance Investigation- Display Flashcards A4- Display Flashcards A5- Vocabulary List- Symbol Word Cards- Glossary- Dictionary- Wordsearch- Crossword- Friction Examples- Missing Words- Forcemeter Facts- Friction Quiz - Symbols- Friction Quiz - TextThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

Handa's Surprise - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Handa's Surprise - Big Book Flashcards with Widgit Symbols

Handa's Surprise by Eileen Browne, Published by Walker Books Sets 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

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Christopher Columbus - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Christopher Columbus - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes books about Christopher Columbus, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 11 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Draw and Colour- Hidden Words- Key Questions in Symbols- Key Questions in text- Match Word to Picture- Missing Words- Multiple Choice Quiz in Symbols- Multiple Choice Quiz in Text- Sentence Matching- Timeline- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Martin Luther King - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Martin Luther King - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes books about Martin Luther King, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 11 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Draw and Colour- Hidden Words- Key Questions in Symbols- Key Questions in text- Match Word to Picture- Missing Words- Multiple Choice Quiz in Symbols- Multiple Choice Quiz in Text- Sentence Matching- Timeline- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Nelson Mandela - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Nelson Mandela - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes books about Nelson Mandela, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 11 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Draw and Colour- Hidden Words- Key Questions in Symbols- Key Questions in text- Match Word to Picture- Missing Words- Multiple Choice Quiz in Symbols- Multiple Choice Quiz in Text- Sentence Matching- Timeline- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Neil Armstrong - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Neil Armstrong - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes books about Neil Armstrong, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 11 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Draw and Colour- Hidden Words- Key Questions in Symbols- Key Questions in text- Match Word to Picture- Missing Words- Multiple Choice Quiz in Symbols- Multiple Choice Quiz in Text- Sentence Matching- Timeline- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Charles Dickens - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Charles Dickens - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes Books about Charles Dickens, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 7 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Matching- Missing Letters- Quiz- Sentence Matching- Spelling- Wordsearch- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Winston Churchill - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Winston Churchill - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes Books about Winston Churchill, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 7 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Matching- Missing Letters- Quiz- Sentence Matching- Spelling- Wordsearch- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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William Shakespeare - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

William Shakespeare - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes Books about William Shakespeare, supported in 5 different levels. There are also 7 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Matching- Missing Vowels- Quiz- Sentence Matching- Spelling- Wordsearch- Vocabulary ListThis resource was created in InPrint 3.16

By Widgit_Software

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Florence Nightingale - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

Florence Nightingale - Books and Activities with Widgit Symbols

This pack includes 2 sets books about Florence Nightingale, each supported in 5 different levels. There are also 12 other activities and resources to use alongside the books.Book Levels* Text onlyShort sentences, one sentence per line, four lines per page* Supported textAs text version with the addition of small symbols for key words and new vocabulary* SymbolThe same text plus symbols for all the main words for pupils requiring more support* SimplifiedLess information, two to three lines per page* One symbolThis most basic level has just one symbol on each pageActivities Incude- Acrostic- Draw and Colour Book- Draw own Pictures - Symbol- Draw own Pictures - Text- Hidden Words- Key Questions and Answers - Symbol- Key Questions and Answers - Text- Missing Words- Multiple Choice Quiz and Answers - Symbol- Multiple Choice Quiz and Answers - Text- Sentence Matching- Timeline- Vocabulary List- Wordsearch and Answers- Write your own StoryThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Forces and Movement - Science Pack with Widgit Symbols

Forces and Movement - Science Pack with Widgit Symbols

The pack contains 19 resources including books, flashcards, vocabulary lists and a selection of activities for individuals and groups.- Forces and Movement Story - Symbols- Forces and Movement Story - Text- Forces Facts - Symbols- Forces Facts - Text- Display Flashcards A4- Display Flashcards A5- Vocabulary List- Symbol Word Cards- Glossary- Dictionary- Bingo- Pairs- Dominoes- Making Things Move- Push or Pull Carroll Diagram- Speeding Up and Slowing Down - Quiz Symbols- Speeding Up and Slowing Down - Quiz Text- Forces - Quiz Symbols- Forces - Quiz TextThis resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software

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Cinderella - Story Pack with Widgit Symbols

Cinderella - Story Pack with Widgit Symbols

A fully comprehensive pack with differentiated activities supported by Widgit Symbols.The pack contains a variety of 16 activities, which include the story, sequencing activities, worksheets, a cut and stick activity, matching activities, flashcards, drawing, storyboard and playscript.This resource was created in InPrint 3.

By Widgit_Software