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Welcome to the staff pages – please find below useful links for you.


Websites to which we subscribe:


Teachers Pet

Other useful websites:

Imagination Tree

Happy Hooligans


Useful publications and resources:

National Strategies –

  • Progress Matters
  • Finding and Exploring Young Children’s fascinations
  • Mark making matters

SENCo, ENCo and CP handbooks

Guide to culturally inclusive planning

Planning for learning through All about me

This Little Puffin (songs and rhymes)

Creative ideas to help you deliver EYFS

Range of NSPCC guides for parents

Introduction to Child Development

Child Development, an Illustrated Guide

Leading Practice in Early Years Settings

Bright Ideas for Early Years:

  • Art and Craft
  • Creative Display
  • Festivals and Celebrations
  • Technology
  • Action Rhymes and Games
  • Music and movement
  • Science Activities
  • Maths Games

Themes for Early Years:

  • People who help us
  • Festivals

Entertaining and educating your pre school child

Birth to 5 years

123 Magic


Course Notes (CN) and handouts (HO) that may be of interest

SENco induction course CN
Identifying children with SEN HO
Differentiation HO
SENCo refresher training CN

Language & Communication
Top tips for helping parents and carers CN
What really works in promting communication & Language Development CN
The communication friendly spaces approach CN
Concept checklist of developmental levels HO
Pyramid of communication development HO
Blending s & Consonants HO & Worksheets
Makaton sign cards HO
ECAT Definers HO
Strategies to support sensory processing HO
Implementing sensory circuits HO
Calm down box HO
First & then boards HO
Visual timetable HO

Sustained shared thinking
Leading quality and driving improvement CN
Developing SST to enhance the specific ares HO
How SSTEW suports quality improvement CN

Achieving positive behaviour
The role of the designated person CN
Suggestions for a behaviour plan HO
BM strategies HO
Behaviour triggers HO
Supporting children with diffiulties HO
Prompts for behaviour policy HO

Designated Person CN
DP Refresher CN
Deciding when to refer HO
What if discussion HO
Prevent duty mini guide HO
Managing carer/child physical contact HO

ENCO parts 1&2 CN
Closing the gap:invitations to play CN
Minding the gap and avoiding the tree CN
Terminology HO
What is an ENCO HO
Second best EAL HO
Refresher CN

CHaracteristics of Effective Learning
Key messages HO
How children learn parts 1,2,3 HO
Stages of brain development HO

Child Behaviour
Level 3 course material on understanding child  behaviour

2016 assessment & reporting materials
Securing judgements CN

Maintaining good and outstanding judgements CN
Equipped to lead HO
Peer observation & checklists HO
Are you ready for joint observation HO