Mind That Meltdown Notes

Here are lots of notes from Carol, Chris and Richard

Sensory Classrooms

Click above to download a PDF version of Richards presentation creating sensory classrooms. The slides have not been saved as movies so its just stills. It will be a reminder of what he said. If you would like free tweeks access to the online version of this course on January 6th 2020 please email lois@hirstwood.com

Mind that Meltdown

Click above to download a PDF version of Chris’s presentation creating sensory classrooms. The slides have not been saved as movies so its just stills. It will be a reminder of what he said. If you would like free tweeks access to the online version of this course on January 6th 2020 please email lois@hirstwood.com

Happiness assessment

Click above to download a PDF version of the Happiness Assessment. Originally the brainchild of Flo Longhorn and later Julie King this is the latest version with additions from Richard for 2020. It is an assessment which should be shared with everybody.

Environment assessment

Click above to download a PDF version of the but treat this assessment with caution because it is a brutal. However if you get some of this right it will make your room a better place for SEND. Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Richard’s You Tube Channel

Click above to be taken to Richards YouTube channel. There are lots of videos about sensory and using iPads.

Great website links from the course.

Plane-spotting helps

My Son With Autism Melts…

Autistic Meltdowns Differ

Meltdown and shutdown…

Wait Timer App Review

Delivering support services..

Talking Mats

Mouse Timer

Breathe, think, do

Mindshift

Self regulation

The Five Point Scale

Stress survey schedule

How to create a Positive Plan

Teachers guide to autistic behaviour

10 things you can do to support..

Structuring learning for children…

11 autism teaching strategies

Swimming with Autism