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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: Andy’s Amazing Adventures Magazine (May)

We were very kindly sent a copy of Andy’s Amazing Adventures Magazine to review this week as part of our Dinosaur Week on The SEN Resources Blog.  Based on the popular children’s TV programme, the magazine teaches children about dinosaurs whilst encouraging them to practise important Early Years […]

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. […]

Review: Mud and Bloom (February) Box

We were very excited at the start of this month to receive our Mud and Bloom box. For those that haven’t read our post about the January box, Mud and Bloom’s boxes are a monthly, children’s gardening subscription box- packed full of nature crafts & educational activities. What […]

Are Bedtime Routines That Important?

As part of my ‘Sleep Week‘ we are focusing on bedtime routines today on my blog. I’ve already admitted this week (see my post here) that I’m definitely not an expert at getting children to go to sleep or even stay asleep for that matter! But I am […]

Construction Themed Toys, Books and Activities 

I love Imaginative Play, it’s wonderful watching children make sense of our world through pretending. It also develops a number of skills including social skills, language and creativity. We’ve been focusing this week on Construction Imaginative Play. Here’s our collection of activities, toys and resources for children that […]

20 Recommendations of Books for Bedtime 

Regardless of age or ability, books before going to sleep are a positive and relaxing habit for children. Here’s our ongoing collection of books we’d recommend for bedtime reading. Goodnight Bear (Torchlight Books) If you are after bedtime stories with the ‘WOW factor’ these are for you. Inside the […]