Useful Resources & Apps

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At a glance
1) SEN Teacher (Free PECS Symbols)2) Dyslexia App Wheel (Useful apps to support learning) 3) Teeth brushing app by Oral-B (Disney MagicTimer app)4) Cosmic Kids Yoga (Train to teach kids yoga with Jaime)
5) HOOP app (Find and book fun thing for kids & families)6) uLIBRARY app (NYCC library / books & audiobooks)

1)

SEN Teacher

Is amongst the oldest teaching resource sites and has over 300,000 regular users. Thier learning materials are free to share and use in schools or at home.

The Print tools on SEN Teacher allow you to create, adapt and share teaching resources for a wide-range of abilities. No login or registration is required to use SEN Teacher.

www.senteacher.org

SEN teacher also has a free PECS symbol database. You can find out more information here – www.senteacher.org/symbolsearch


NOTE: Select NYCC libraries have 'Communication in Print' (PECS) software available for use by the general public - e.g. Northallerton & Harrogate libraries. For more information contact your local library or visit: www.northyorks.gov.uk/northallerton-librarywww.northyorks.gov.uk/harrogate-library

2)

Dyslexia App Wheel

Wheel_0f_Apps_V1_0.pdf

3)

Oral-B Disney teeth brushing MagicTimer app

Unlock the Secret to Brushing Teeth Longer with The Disney MagicTimer App by Oral-B

A way to help your kids brush longer, the Disney MagicTimer app by Oral-B features their favorite Disney characters and nine out of 10 kids will brush longer with the help of the app. Just buy any Oral-B Stages product, download the Disney MagicTimer app and scan the product with your device to watch the characters spring into action.

www.oralb.co.uk/en-gb/product-collections/disney-magic-timer-app

4)

Cosmic Kids Yoga

www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids. Interactive adventures which build strength, balance and confidence – and get kids into yoga and mindfulness early!

Stream all our videos commercial free: cosmickids.vhx.tv Train to teach kids yoga with Jaime – oga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids. Interactive adventures which build strength, balance and confidence – and get kids into yoga and mindfulness early!

Train to teach kids yoga with Jaime – www.cosmickids.com/learn/learn

5)

www.hoop.co.uk

Hoop makes it easy to find and book fun things going on for kids aged 0-11yrs old. Open the app and instantly find everything to do nearby including thousands of activities that are completely free. Better still, everything on Hoop comes with a recommended age so you'll only see things that are right for your family.

6)

uLIBRARY*

www.ulibrary.net


*NYCC library account required + PIN

The uLIBRARY app makes it easy to browse, borrow and listen to your library's eAudiobooks and read their eBooks on your smart phone or tablet.

You can use uLIBRARY if your library has joined our digital audiobook and ebook service. Download from the App Store for FREE and log-in with your library membership details to access your library's collection of our eAudiobooks and eBooks.


NOTE: For a list of reading resources provided by NYCC see www.northyorks.gov.uk/download-e-books-e-magazines-e-comics-and-digital-audiobooks