SEN Resources for families who have a child with special educational needs
Cornwall Council SEN Help Page – lots of helpful information and resources https://www.supportincornwall.org.uk/kb5/cornwall/directory/advice.page?id=cRd3GfZ1suc
COVID-19 Stay at Home Superheroes video. A really nice video made by another school that explains the current situation in a simple, positive way and encourages children to see themselves as superheroes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLUMkxZOiSc
COVID-19 explained through a Social Story 1 pdf
COVID-19 explained through a Social Story 2 pdf
'School is closed' ~ Social Story
Tips and advice on coping for parents
COVID-19 Tips for parenting from UNICEF –from keeping it positive to managing challenging behaviour
COVID-19 Advice for parents from the National Autistic Society https://www.autism.org.uk/services/helplines/coronavirus/resources/tips.aspx
COVID-19 advice for recognizing symptoms in children with sensory processing difficulties https://5cfc286b-6e79-4a12-8642-be56c87779e5.filesusr.com/ugd/221d9c_fa479c4fe937418fb75df401be52507b.pdf
COVID-19 hand washing tips for children with sensory processing difficulties https://5cfc286b-6e79-4a12-8642-be56c87779e5.filesusr.com/ugd/221d9c_41cb9da0538e4183b75a29902f3d1929.pdf
Teaching and Learning Resources
Ideas to help ALL children who may have reading and/or spelling difficulties https://cdn.bdadyslexia.org.uk/documents/Advice/Help-Child/Parents_BookletLandscapev2_2.pdf?mtime=20190408164927
Free text to speech online tool – just copy and paste text from a web page, or even a whole document, in to the box and it will read it for you! You can even rewind and fast forward! https://www.naturalreaders.com/online/
Speech and Language Tips and Resources for parents from the communication charity ICAN https://ican.org.uk/i-cans-talking-point/parents/resources/
Activities for improving Motor Skills ~ with three levels of challenge.
Gross motor skills (balance and body awareness) feed in to the development of Fine Motor Skills. Fine Motor Skills (clever hands) feed in to the development of writing skills. Don’t move on to the next level until all skills in the previous level are secure!
Fizzy Balance Activities pdf
Fizzy Body Awareness Activities pdf
Fizzy Ball Skills Activities pdf
Fizzy Clever Hands Activities pdf
A website to help with social interaction skills and behaviours https://do2learn.com/SocialSkills/SocialBehavior/index.htm
Resources to help with identifying and naming emotions https://do2learn.com/activities/SocialSkills/EmotionAndScenarioCards/EmotionAndScenarioCards.html
Interactive game to recognise emotions in the faces of others https://www.do2learn.com/games/feelingsgame/index.htm
|The school's SEN School Information Report may be found here.
This school offer is applicable for all pupils from Nursery to Year 6 inclusive.
Click here to read the School SEN policy