May Newsletter

Updated: Dec 16, 2021

Welcome to the May newsletter.

In this edition:

  • The Gingerbread Man New Release

  • The Sensory Festival

  • May Awareness Calendar - Classroom Ideas and Inspiration.

Just Released!

The Gingerbread Man

A Fully resourced, step-by-step multisensory story with themed, sensory activities linking to areas of the curriculum.

Table of Contents

  • Story Props Checklist

  • How to Tell a Multisensory Story

  • The Gingerbread Man Rhyming Multisensory Story

  • Developing Understanding & Comprehension

  • Story Map

  • The Gingerbread Man Listening Game

  • The Gingerbread Man Sensory Bag

  • The Gingerbread Man Sensory Bin

  • Let's Explore...Foxes

  • Ginger Food Tasting

  • Ginger Arts & Crafts

  • Salt Dough Gingerbread Man Decorations

  • Running Races

  • Gingerbread Man Hunt

  • How to Grow Ginger From a Root

  • Classic Gingerbread Man Recipe

Rhyming Multisensory Story are presenting at The Sensory Festival.

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May Awareness Days Teaching Ideas

(Ends May 10th) National Pet Month

Discuss pets with your students. Do they have any pets? How do we look after animals?

Play a pet listening game.

Can the students identify the sounds of household pets?

Raise funds for an animal charity.

May 1st - May 30th National Walking Month

Take students on a listening walk around the school.

Take students on a nature walk

Make a sensory pathway. Use different textured materials and natural items to form a pathway (sand/gravel/carpet/water/leaves/wood/foam etc) Encourage students to walk barefoot to engage their senses.

May 1st - May 30th Share a Story Month

Storytelling forms a bond between the storyteller and story explorer.

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