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Sensory Art Ideas

Please see below for some ideas for some lovely sensory art ideas.
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Sensory Bottles

Please see below some guidance on how to make and use sensory bottles.
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Down on the farm

Our topic next half term is down on the farm. See below for some lovely activities based around this topic including some lovely sensory ideas.

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Moana Themed Activities

Below are some great creative Moana themed activities which will help develop communication and fine motor skills. Don’t forget to get moving to some of the songs at the end (link below).

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXsTYn-i7cbcb3Usvt9o8uxLQTV3g8hun

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Autism - how does Intensive Interaction help people with ASD?

A short description of the aims and working principals of Intensive Interaction, and the benefits of the approach to people with ASD. There is also some over...

Dough Disco

At school the children regularly take part in dough disco to help develop their finger strength and fine motor skills. Here are some videos you can try with your child. These could be done once a day as repetition is great! 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSBO8N4ctJg&list=PLtw-7Jf06an2kfRMTdYqf21GkM0YT2HaP 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrBsNhwxzgc 

 

Here is a handy no-cook playdough recipe that you can make at home. You could also get your child involved in making it with you!

Best Ever No-Cook Play Dough Recipe – Simply mix then kneed all the ingredients together

 

  • 2 cups plain flour
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil (baby oil and coconut oil work too)
  • 1/2 cup salt.
  • 2 tablespoons cream of tartar.
  • 1 to 1.5 cups boiling water (adding in increments until it feels just right)
  • food colouring (optional)

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Fun in the snow!

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Magic Train Ride 

So far our magic train ride had taken us to the jungle, under the sea and to space! 

Take a look at the picture! 

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Welcome back Toucan Class

Happy New Year, I hope you all enjoyed your holidays. There has been some changes to Toucan Class over the holiday. Two of our friends have moved to a different class and we have gained three new friends. We have also had some changes with staffing, 5 members of staff in Toucan Class are now, myself Rachel (class teacher), Tracey (TA3), Libby, Sam and Sian. 

 

We have lots to look forward to this term, take a look at the curriculum map below to see what is happening. 

 

 

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Firework Painting

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Whizz Bang

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Snakes and Ladders

Hello and welcome to Toucan Class

 

I'm Rachel, the class teacher in Toucan Class. I am very excited to meet you all and I'm looking forward to all the fun things we will get up to this year! Working with me in Toucan Class will be Jayne, Maddy, Libby and Sam. We have 7 boys in our class. 

 

This half term we will be focusing on the topic 'All about Me', we will learn about our body and senses as well as our friends and our school. During our English sessions, we will be reading the story Silly Suzy Goose. 

 

Please see below for an overview of all the things we will be getting up to this year. 

 

 

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