Search results for ‘Dinosaur

Review: Magformers Dinosaur Set 

It’s no secret that we are now a little bit obsessed with Magformers (read my previous review here) so when we discovered they had Dinosaur Magformers we were beyond excited. Especially as it’s our Dinosaur Themed Week on The SEN Resources Blog this week. The Dinosaur Set is […]

Review: Dinosaur Hand Puppets by Winslow Resources

As part of our Dinosaur Week on The SEN Resources Blog we were very fortunate to try out  Pterodactyl and Triceratops Hand Puppets – thanks to Winslow Resources.  The hand puppets are fantastic resources for parents, teachers, tutors and therapists to use with young children and/ children with special educational needs. What […]

Best Dinosaur Themed Books for Young Children 

We love Dinosaurs on The SEN Resources Blog, so we’ve been searching the bookshelves for our top dino themed picture books. We’ve tracked down some roarsome books!  1. Heads Tails Noses Daisy Dinosaur’s Opposites  (Kids Books). We love this book, with its touchy feely dinosaur heads and bright colours. […]

Dinosaur ‘Fossil’ Hunting Sensory Activity 

Here’s a fun, Sensory Activity for children to play that also helps develops Fine motor control and hand strength…and a love of dinosaurs! Dinosaur fossil hunting Sensory Play.. #sensorydinohunt In terms of science…no it’s not very true to life, but for younger children it’s a great introduction to […]

How to Make a Dinosaur Egg 

Exciting and fun rainy-day activity to engage children…can even tempt those who say they ‘don’t enjoy crafts’! What will you need? PVA glue + water to make paper mache mix. Strips of newspaper/paper Paintbrush String (to hang it) Balloon Scissors Paint (optional) Adult supervision and help Develops: hand […]

Best Jokes for Primary Aged Children

I asked yesterday on my twitter and Facebook pages if people could tell me their best jokes for primary aged children. I was expecting to get a couple that I could share with my own kids, but in reality I was inundated by some absolutely brilliant jokes and […]