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To support our learners and their families during this time, alongside Heritage Live sessions, we will be posting videos on YouTube, and posting links for activities and resources. We hope that these activities and links will further support our learners and also be fun and useful. 

 

Free or low-cost resources 

 

Literacy, stories and phonics

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Phonics for SEND resources

Phonics resources

Create an account

https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/PhonicsforSEN

 

Tah Heel books

Online, easy-read books

 

https://tarheelreader.org/find/

 

Reading books (e-books)

Reading books

Register to create an account and activate

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

 

Biff and Chip reading (e-books)

Reading books

Register to create an account and activate

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/home/reading-site/find-a-book/library-page?type=book&view=image&query=biff+chip

 

Read, Write, Inc

Phonics

Register to create an account and activate

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/reading-schemes-oxford-levels/read-write-inc-phonics-guide/

 

Teach you monster to read (for iPad/computer)

Phonics

99p for the app or free on laptop/computer

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/

 

Bloomsbury Early Years

Resources and activities

Request a 28-day free trial

https://www.bloomsburyearlyyears.com/contact-us

 

Phonics Play

Phonics

USERNAME:

 march20


PASSWORD:

 home

 

https://new.phonicsplay.co.uk/

 

JoJo Gnomes story podcast

Stories

 

https://www.jojognome.com/story-podcast/

 

 

 

 

Visual support creators/downloads and social stories

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Widget online (30 days free)

 

Symbols and ready-made materials/resources

CODE: WIDGIT30 

 

https://widgitonline.com/offer?fbclid=IwAR0s-ArTsRfggPiN9TFRcJDARCi7niAAEAX__lL_YfMDuMMipXa8ZcbhZJU

 

Sheffield Children’s hospital

Coronavirus resources for children and families

 

Resources - https://www.sheffieldchildrens.nhs.uk/patients-and-parents/coronavirus-resources-for-children-and-families/?fbclid=IwAR2GdXPSLJE8KhR8Z1NXNEosrAjgxn9IOxmMeTPw0UWliF70XAx2AmxSurs

 

Physio and OT activities - https://www.sheffieldchildrens.nhs.uk/services/physiotherapy-and-occupational-therapy/exercise-and-activity-ideas-for-children-and-families/

 

Symbols for all

Downloadable symbol resources

 

https://www.symbolsforall.org.uk/downloads/

 

Coronavirus story – Nurse Dotty book

Coronavirus story

 

https://nursedottybooks.files.wordpress.com/2020/03/dave-the-dog-coronavirus-1-1.pdf

 

Children’s Commissioner – Coronavirus book

Coronavirus explanation

 

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/publication/childrens-guide-to-coronavirus/?fbclid=IwAR0GvpUmlT3HMufb4uKPGqNSQ9gwtw9lOZ-2dsWkckTlCXA73sWYrusasoI

 

Symbols for all

Downloadable symbol resources

 

https://www.symbolsforall.org.uk/downloads/

 

Certificate Magic

Certificate creator

 

https://certificatemagic.com/index.php

 

 

Attention Autism

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Gina Davis - YouTube

Attention Autism sessions / information

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPPw7Ij3k2Zhe19Fb3CO-ag

 

 

 

OT

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Sensory Smart Child Ltd

OT information

 

https://www.thesensorysmartchild.com/

Griffin OT - YouTube

OT activities / videos

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUDF9vM1Qdz5CKKl9y_c2bw

 

 

Sensory

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Sensory Play recipes

Sensory play recipes

 

https://ianbean.co.uk/Downloads/sensoryideas.pdf

 

150 sensory at home ideas

Sensory learning

 

https://inclusiveteach.com/2020/03/20/150-sensory-learning-ideas/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

The sensory projects

List of resources / activities

 

http://www.thesensoryprojects.co.uk/covid19-resources

 

 

 

 

Readymade resources

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Twinkl (30 days free)

 

ready-made materials/resources

CODE: CVDTWINKLHELPS

 

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer

 

 

Makaton signing

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Makaton

Makaton resources

 

https://wetalkmakaton.org/

 

Singing Hands

Makaton signing - songs and stories

 

https://www.youtube.com/user/SingingHandsUK

 

https://singinghands.co.uk/

 

 

Physical / exercise

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Joe Wicks - YouTube

PE sessions - YouTube

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

 

Cosmic Kids Yoga

Yoga

 

https://www.cosmickids.com/category/watch/

 

 

Online games

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Special bites

Online switch games

 

http://www.specialbites.com/index.html

 

Priory Woods

Touch screen / switch / computer video clips

 

https://www.priorywoods.middlesbrough.sch.uk/page/?title=Switch+%2F+Touch+Screen+Videos&pid=231

 

Eye Gaze games

Eye Gaze / Switch games online

 

https://eyegazegames.com/

 

Busy Things

Online activities

One month for £1

https://www.busythings.co.uk/families

 

 

 

Activity lists

 

Program name/Location

For …

Instructions/ notes

Website link

Funology

Crafts, recipes and games

 

https://www.funology.com/

 

GOSH

Activities

 

https://www.gosh.org/power-of-play?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=PowerOfPlayLaunch

 

Wildlife trust

Nature / wildlife activities

 

https://www.wildlifewatch.org.uk/activity-sheets

Hungry Little Minds

Activities for EYFS

 

https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/

Chatter Pack

Resource downloads for parents/carers

 

https://chatterpack.net/

 

 

Extensive list of websites for home learning

 

Chatter Pack

A list of resources – split in to catergories.

 

https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/resources-list-for-home-learning

 

 

 

 

 

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