With more SEND children being invited back to school, we know that parents are concerned how they can prepare them for the changes to their usual school environment and classroom learning.   There are many children who will be facing transition to new settings in September which even in normal circumstances is a daunting prospect.

We are currently building a library of resources that we have sourced, from social stories around social distancing to a back to school guide written by an autistic teenager for other autistic teenagers, and a whole host of other resources in between!

 

Map of Considerations –  Back to School Mind Map

A teenager’s guide to returning to school

School Bubble Social Story to explain how Bubbles work in schools

My Lockdown experience –  symbols for your child to share what they have been doing during Lockdown

 

Video Tips  for how to deal with anxiety around returning to school.