SEN Resources & Ideas
These resources are compiled based on advice from local and national experts, as well as the government; we are confident at the time of sharing, that these resources are relevant; but do not take responsibility for 3rd party content.
Not all of the resources below are sports specific, but we hope you may find them useful. If you require any support or advice in adapting any of our other activities to accomodate special needs or abilities, then please do contact us.
SEND: apps and games
(Apps must be downloaded onto a compatible device)
Brain Parade: a visual instruction app, including flash cards and picture-choosing games, for children with autism and special needs.
HelpKidzLearn: a collection of games and resources designed for a range of educational needs and stages. It includes provision for school closure.
Sensory App House Ltd a range of apps are available for pupils with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) or Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). All are interactive and many do not require significant coordination abilities.
Visuals2Go: an all-in-one app created to support people with communication and learning difficulties. For verbal and non-verbal learners.
SEND: resources for teachers
Do2Learn (USA): a range of downloadable resources grouped by theme. Themes include: social skills, songs and games, and picture cards.
Inclusive Teach: downloadable teaching resources to support pupils with SEND.
PMLD thematic units – from the Northern Ireland Curriculum: comprehensive guidance on themed activities for learners with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD). A full sensory curriculum is offered.
Priory Woods School: resources from an award-winning, innovative school, rated by Ofsted as outstanding and put together by SEND teachers. The resources include apps and programmes.
SEND Gateway: A range of SEND guidance videos created in collaboration with the Centre for Education and Youth (CfEY) in addition to many other experts within the sector. Aimed at Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs).
SENict Activities: downloadable activities aimed particularly at Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) and Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) learners.
SEN Teacher: downloadable resources that can be adapted to suit the needs of pupils. Resources are aimed at a range of abilities.
Speech and Language Kids: a range of education and therapy resources for speech and language problems. A podcast is also available on iTunes for verbal and non-verbal children.
Teaching Students with Visual Impairments: a range of downloadable resources to support blind and visually impaired pupils.
UCL Centre for Inclusive Education: a guide to help parents adjust to remote learning by providing advice and links to resources.