Be Inspired with Laura Henry

Dear Parents and Carers, Please find below relevant educational news to inform and inspire from Laura Henry; a leading, award-winning expert in Early Years education and children’s media both in the UK and internationally. Red Book: It is welcome news that the ‘Red Book‘ is going online. I often say that educators should use this book at the start of their relationship with the parent
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Sunday Spot Online: Carnival!

Sunday 28th March 2021 –  from 2 & 3pm – Free! Create a carnival at home with artist Natalie Zervou-Kerruish. Join us for this online event and make an experimental carnival float representing your family or community. Using upturned furniture, easy-access materials and your own bodies, we will create something celebratory and unexpected. The session will culminate in a family procession! Perfect for children aged
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Family Early Help Parenting Courses and Group Work programmes April – July 2021

All parents will at some point struggle with parenting their children and may need some practical support, a listening ear, or advice on what to do when parenting becomes a challenge. The Family Early Help Service (FEHS) are offering a range of universal parenting courses and targeted, evidenced based parenting group work programmes across the borough for parents/carers of children aged 0-19 years. The
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SEN Newsletter – March 2021

Inspirational sensory playgrounds Timotay Playscapes Creating inspirational sensory playgrounds, outdoor spaces and playground equipment, providing nurturing, rehabilitating and inclusive environments. Using natural materials and creative thinking they offer unrivalled outdoor space solutions tailored to your needs. All products are manufactured in-house for quality and longevity. Sensory outdoor play solutions are also available to buy. Looking for funding, request your FREE funding guide. To read
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World Book Day 2021

In 2021 World Book Day, just like everything else, will be different. We’ve adapted to make sure that World Book Day sends a powerful and positive message about books and reading, even in lockdown. Here are some exciting links: World Book Day 2021 Newsletter World Book Day 21 – Schools & Nurseries​ World Book Day at CBeebies CLPE FREE Resources WBD 21 at The
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Life Skills pack Spring 2

Cheesy Owl Crumpets Hi everyone, here’s this half term’s Life Skills pack for children doing Life Skills in school. The recipe is Cheesy Owl Crumpets, fun to make and strangely addictive to eat! CLICK HERE for more information


Ideas and Information pack for parents- week of 22nd Feb 21

Please click here for this week’s Ideas and Information pack aimed to support parents of SEN children with ideas of activities they can do with their child at home this week. Feel free to share as widely as you like.


SEN Newsletter – February 2021

Online Education from New Skills Academy Online training New Skills Academy pride themselves on providing the best online education courses to further your career. Their experienced tutors have meticulously created some incredibly well received diplomas. Their diverse portfolio includes courses in the following areas; Autism Awareness Diploma, ADHD Diploma and Asperger Syndrome Awareness Diploma. Use code SEN76 for up to an 76% discount on
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Educational support for young children with additional needs

*NEW* Educational support for young children with additional needs Understand what support is available for your child in Early Years educational settings.  Understand SEND provision and EHCPs. Wednesday 3rd February  10:00 am Book now via Eventbrite Thursday 11th February  7:30 pm Book now via Eventbrite Thursday 4th March  7:30 pm Book now via Eventbrite


World Book Day 2021

Share A Story Corner World Book Day on the 4th March 2021, but this year it will be a little different with more online content and electronic £1 book tokens. World Book Day is on the way and we encourage parents/carers to access video versions of well loved stories as well as the story books themselves (if you have them). You can find core
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