Tag: learning resource

Review: Tornikotor Starter by Colemoi 

We’re developing fine motor skills and creativity with this unique and fun toy: ‘Tornikotor‘ by Colemoi this week.  The pack contains wheels and soft, colourful, bendy bars that can be manipulated into different shapes and connected together.  What did we like about them? -Unique & Exciting Learning Resource […]

Review: Activity Apron by Colemoi

When we asked primary school teachers which skills are useful for children to focus on in preparation for primary school, many advised teaching children how to get dressed themselves. Not only is this a useful skill for changing for PE lessons but it also helps children go to […]

Review: Feely Bag by Twoey

We’ve been on the look out for some resources to help develop children’s speech, language and communication skills and were fortunate enough to be able to try out a ‘Feely Bag‘ by Twoey.  The idea behind it is to fill this bright, soft and beautifully made bag with […]

Review: Letterbox Lab

As a former secondary science teacher I was ridiculously excited to get the opportunity to try out the Letterbox Lab – a science experiment subscription box that is posted through your door!  It didn’t disappoint! It’s a brilliant, exciting set of science experiment kits that show children how […]

Review: Sound Lights by TTS 

It’s space week on The SEN Resources Blog and we’ve been fortunate enough to try out these fabulous Sound Lights by TTS.  They light up green and red and record sound to play back. Keeping within our space theme we used them as buttons for part of our […]

How To Teach Children About Space

Space is an incredibly exciting topic to teach children. As a qualified science teacher I adore watching the awe and amazement on children’s faces when they learn about the vastness of space, the colours & sizes of the different planets and our missions to the moon and beyond. […]

Review: Shuffle Book by Tales Toolkit 

I was delighted to discover this wonderful resource ‘The Shuffle Book’ by Tales Toolkit. A simple and effective idea that provides structure to enable children to create their own stories. How to Use It Fill the book with ideas of characters, settings, problems and solution with accompanying pictures […]

Review: Construction Saver Pack 

We’ve been playing with toy construction vehicles and building as part of our focus on Construction Imaginative Play this week on SEN Resources Blog. But why should Imaginative Play and Fun be limited to play time? We don’t think is should and that’s one of the reasons we’ve […]