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Creating multi-sensory environments: practical ideas for teaching and learning

Creating multi-sensory environments: practical ideas for teaching and learning

Davies, Christopher, 1948 June 21-; National Association for Special Educational Needs (Great Britain)

This is a practical guide to low-cost cost, easy to assemble multi-sensory environments. With a step-by-step guide to each activity, these creative learning environments focus on multi-sensory experiences and are designed to stimulate all the sensory channels

eBook, Paperback, Hardback, Electronic resource, Book. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2012
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Christopher Davies
ISBN: 0203141881, 0415573297, 0415573300, 9780203141885, 9780415573290, 9780415573306
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: "A David Fulton book."
Note: At foot of title: NASEN.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: xii, 162 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subject: Teaching materials; Learning disabilities; Perceptual-motor learning.; Sensory stimulation.; Special needs; Education.; Classroom furniture; Children with disabilities Education Great Britain.; Classroom environment Great Britain.

Contents

  1. How to use This Book
  2. SECTION I: Foundations
  3. Structures for creating spaces
  4. SECTION TWO: The Ideas for Environments
  5. Part 1 - Entrances
  6. 1. Doorways
  7. 2. Tunnels
  8. 3. Passageways
  9. Part 2. Rooms Within Rooms
  10. 4. Musical Forest
  11. 5. A Room Within A Room - corrugated card
  12. 6. Story Telling Tent
  13. 7. Undersea World
  14. 8. Magical Forest
  15. 9. The clothes rail
  16. 10. Washing line environment
  17. Part 3. Newsprint
  18. 11. Newsprint covering furniture and walls
  19. 12. Snowfield
  20. 13. Projection Screen
  21. 14. Snowballs
  22. 15. Newsprint as a floor covering
  23. 16. Hidden Gems- pile of paper
  24. Part 4. Card and Cardboard
  25. 17. The Winding Tunnel
  26. 18. The Snow Queen's Castle
  27. 19. Home on the Street
  28. Part 5. Other .
  29. 20. The umbrella as a tent
  30. 21.Rotary washing line
  31. 22. The garden pond with flowing water
  32. 23. Bomb Site
  33. 24. Woodland Floor
  34. 25. Herb Garden
  35. Sources of Materials/ Useful websites

Author note

Christopher Daviesis Artistic Director of Bamboozle Theatre Company, which runs multi-sensory theatre arts residencies and workshops for children who have a range of SEN.