Category: Castles, Dragons & Fairies

Review: Convertible Playbooks by Miles Kelly

Has your child ever loved a book so much they wanted to leap into it and be part of the story? Running around with the main characters and exploring the book’s setting? Well, Miles Kelly Publishers have just made this (pretty much..) possible with their absolutely INCREDIBLE Convertible […]

Review: The Forgotten Forest by Victoria Richards 

We’ve been reading this magical, enchanting and perfectly personalised children’s book today by Victoria Richards (Oh Zoe Books) What did we like about it?  Captivating Illustrations- WOW! The pictures in this book by Sas and Yosh are stunning- engaging children of all ages in the story. We loved […]

Review: Fairy Party Box by Squidgydoodle

As part of our Castles, Dragons and Fairies Theme this week on The SEN Resources Blog we were fortunate enough to try out Squidydoodle’s Fairy Themed Party box.  The Fairy Party Box is a fantastic kit providing everything you need to throw an enchanting fairy themed party for […]

How to Make a Pretend Cardboard Shield

Looking for an easy, unique craft activity with the kids? We’re learning all about Castles, Dragons and Fairies at the moment so decided to make our own Cardboard Shields.  What do you need?  Cardboard Scissors String  Paints Sequins/wood pieces/gemstones etc to decorate  Glue  How do you make a […]

Review: Magformers Princess Set 

We discovered the Princess Magformers set this week, which fits perfectly into our theme on The SEN Resources Blog of Castles, Dragons and Fairies. We’ve also got a 10% discount code ‘SENRES10’ to share with you, if you buy Magformers from their website. We are HUGE fans of […]

Imaginative Play Idea: Castles

We love imaginative play (click here for our post on the benefits and more ideas) Castles are so easy to make out of a box and hours of fun!  Develops: Language and communication skills- ‘acting out’ scenarios with toys in the castle  Fine motor skills- drawing moats, grass and […]