Useful Links

Useful Links

SEND Weblinks for  Home Learning

Speech Language and communication and interaction

  • Oak academy communication and language lessons can be accessed here

  • A directory of activities and resources to support development of specific speech, language and communication needs, Searchable by age phase, subject, target and level of attainment can be accessed here

  • A range of resources to help parents develop children speech and language needs can be viewed here

  • Games and activities to support speech and language needs can be viewed here

  • A guide to android apps to support complex communication needs can be viewed here

  • Activities to support children and parents using PECS (picture Exchange) can be viewed here

Social, Emotional and Mental Health

  • A range of resources, games etc. to support different areas of mental health; anxiety, anger, emotions, mindfulness etc can be viewed here

  • Resources aimed at autistic pupils, but could be used with others to support change, particularly around COVID 19 can be viewed here

  • A range of social stories and resources around a lot of different life issues, including COVID 19, that can be used to support children’s understanding and be viewed here

  •  iPad Apps for Complex Communication Support Needs can be viewed here

  • Create a free account to access certain activities and resources to support mindfulness and well-being can be viewed here

  • A selection of games to play to build children’s social and emotional awareness can be viewed here

Cognition and learning

Maths

  • Oak academy lessons to support children with additional needs in specific areas of maths can viewed here

  • iPad Apps for Learners with Dyscalculia/Numeracy Difficulties can be viewed here

  • Resources to support teaching to tell the time can be viewed here

  • Active games to support Maths learning can be viewed here

  • Virtual physical resources to help children understand maths, cubes, tens frames, number lines, bead strings, and many more can be viewed here

 English

  • Android Apps for Learners with Dyslexia / Reading and Writing Difficulties can be viewed here

  • Free Powerpoint Books for Young Readers can be viewed here

  • List of Dyslexia friendly books can be viewed here

  • Multisensory stories for downloading using signs, props, movement etc. to engage children with special needs can be viewed here

  • Free e-book library, select by age group can be viewed here

    General

  • Comic books that can be downloaded and support learning in different areas of the curriculum, aimed at KS2 can be viewed here

  • Early develop lesson for pupils working below year 1 level can be viewed here

  • Ways to use technology to Support Learners with Dyslexia can be viewed here
  • Resources to support SEND learning can be viewed here
  • iPad Apps for Learners with Complex Additional Support Needs can be viewed here
  • iPad Apps for Learners with Dyslexia can viewed here
  • A list of free or cheap apps for developing a range of learning skills can be viewed here
  • Funky feet dance and movement videos can be viewed here
  • Downloadable resources, activity and lesson ideas for literacy, numeracy, behaviour and social skills of needs including social skills can be viewed here
  • Accessible learning games for English, maths, memory and typing skills can be viewed here

Sensory and/or physical needs

  • Oak academy lesson to support children with additional in in their physical development can be viewed here
  • Support for autistic learners with sensory processing, ideas for activities, resources and guidance for those supporting them can be viewed here
  • A guide to using the iPad to Support Learners with Physical Difficulties can be viewed here
  • Using the iPad to Support Learners with Visual Difficulties can be viewed here
  • Using Windows 10 'Accessibility' Tools to Support Learners with Visual Difficulties can be viewed here
  • 10 weeks worth of videos with activities to develop children fine motor skills can be viewed here
  • Multisensory stories for downloading using signs, props, movement etc. to engage children with special needs can be viewed here
  • Dance mat typing to develop typing skills, different levels of challenge can be viewed here
  • Learn British sign language fun videos can be viewed here

Self help and independence

  • Oak academy lesson developing life skills such as dressing, personal care etc can be viewed here
  • Resources aimed at support children with autism develop essential life skills such as personal hygiene, self-care, safety, managing work and leisure activities can be viewed here