Category: SEND Resources

In this section of the Axcis blog, you will find articles, classroom resources and much more to support your SEND practice. For a quick summary of what’s available, take a look at our SEND Resources Overview. We hope that you’ll find what you are looking for on here. If not, get in touch and let us know what you need, and we will do our best to find it and add it!

5 Tips for preventing heat stress in children with SEND

We all know that we should keep children (and ourselves) cool in summer to prevent heat stress or any other heat related problems. But what can you do as a parent, teacher or carer to ensure your children enjoy the heat,

How can you put Andy and Lionel to work?

Many of our readers will be familiar with our company mascots – Axcis Andy and Lionel the Lion. But why did we choose these mascots and how can you put them to work in your school or setting? Here are

Familiarity, Organization, and Patience: Helping an Autistic Child Cope with School Anxiety (Guest Post)

This guest post is kindly provided by Jenny Wise. Jenny is a homeschooling mom to four children, one of whom is autistic. She and her husband made the decision to home-educate when their oldest was four years old. During this

Top tips for staff who are new to working in SEND schools

If you are thinking about working in a special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) school, or have just accepted your first post in one and want some tips to help you get started, then look no further. 1 – Make

Easter Craft Ideas -great for the classroom or at home

Easter is a lovely time of the year – with the warm weather approaching, school holidays to look forward to and plenty of time with friends and family, what more could you wish for?! In this blog, we share some

Simple Mother’s Day craft gifts you can make with your class

Are you looking for simple, inexpensive Mother’s Day craft ideas? Then look no further! You’re sure to bring a smile to mum’s face with one of these projects. From paper flowers and pots of love to simple beauty treats for

Careers advice and SEND (Guest Post)

In this guest post, Careers Adviser Theresa Petzold talks about how she caters for students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) when undertaking careers advice sessions in schools. How staff can support careers guidance for SEND students As I

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Free Science Resources with Explorify

At Axcis, we are always on the lookout for fabulous and free resources to share with our audience, and this week, we take a look at Explorify. Find out more about these free science resources here. What is Explorify? Explorify

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How to keep children safe online (and avoid Momo and the like!)

Keeping children safe online is a hot topic. With the likes of Momo and other questionable content floating around, how can we prevent our children from becoming exposed to such things? Here are some suggestions: 1 – Keep them offline

Axcis February Giveaway: Wipe Clean Numeracy Books x 8

The Axcis February Giveaway is to win a set of 8 wipe clean numeracy books to use with your class. Find out how to enter this FREE GIVEAWAY here.     About the prize We have 4 “Times Tables” and

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