Sensory and/or Physical

What do we offer all pupils at Crowdys Hill School?

(Extra support as advised by SENDCo/ Assistant SENDCo)

All lessons taught by ASC trained staff.
All lessons taught by SEN trained staff.
Staff trained in using sensory equipment, and sensory balancing strategies.
Access to sensory toys, breaks and/or other sensory equipment as needed.
SPARKS programme weekly.
SPARKS programme daily.
Highly differentiated PE to develop coordination and proprioceptor and vestibular senses.
Motor skills developed through weekly PE lessons which focus on gross motor skills and coordination.
Physical health encouraged through Sixth Form leisure and Sports course.
Primary and KS3- swimming on a rota.
Fine motor skills developed through weekly handwriting support sessions.
Weekly access to the sensory room with support TA.
Daily access to the sensory room with the support TA.
Access to occupational therapist three times yearly.
Advice from OT shared and used by staff for all lessons as needed.
School OT advising whole classes.
Access to hearing impairment specialist teacher, and strategies shared by all staff.
Access to visual impairment specialist teacher, and strategies shared by all staff.
Development of proprioceptor senses through weekly drama sessions.
Development of proprioceptor senses through daily/ weekly wake up shake up programmes.
Planned sensory activities daily/ weekly.
In Primary - weekly hydrotherapy.
Specialist equipment, such as wobble cushions, move’n’sit, writing slopes.
All areas of the school accessible for wheelchair users.
Trained TAs to support physical needs.
Trained TAs to support medical needs.
Access to hearing impairment support as needed.
Access to visual impairment support as needed.


(Extra support as advised by SENDCo/ Assistant SENDCo)
In Primary- rebound therapy.
Physiotherapist three times yearly visit to school.
Advice from physiotherapist followed by all staff.
Support sessions weekly from specialist physiotherapist TA.
Weekly ASC support sessions from specialist TA.
Weekly motor skills support sessions from specialist TA.
Access to hydrotherapy pool as advised by OT.
Individual health care plan support as advised.
Individual personal care support as advised.
Individual medical care support as advised.

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