Resources for Schools

1 Page Profile for returning to school- simple but effective tool for gathering information

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Class Conversation Starter

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Coronavirus, home and school transition resources

Lots of pdf resources linked to Autism and transition resources. With thanks to Lynn McCann – Reachout ASC

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Weekly Personal Diary

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‘Happiness Boxes’

Suggested as part of the Recovery Curriculum as written by Barry Carpenter. Link below is a step by step guide for welcoming children  back to school, or for home learning. In either contexts it enables the child to build their emotional resilience, and self regulate their emotional well being.

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Free Resources from The Contented Child , with thanks 

Design a Dreamcatcher.PDF 

Feelings Iceberg.PDF

How Big Is My Worry.PDF

My ‘I can’ journal.PDF

My Wellbeing Jar.PDF

Worry Brainstorm.PDF


Back to School Toolkit – Pictures and Symbol materials to support the wider opening of schools

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Helping Children and Young People cope with difficult feelings

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Books beyond Words as recommended by Recovery Curriculum

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Phoenix

Useful resources for supporting transition back into a learning environment  

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STARS – Specialist Training in Autism and Raising Standards

Resources including social stories, talking mats and transition resources to address specific worries for children

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Beacon House

With thanks to Beacon House Theraputic services and Trauma Team. Freely available resources around the repair of trauma and adversity.

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The Grief Recovery Method

Downloadable resources for schools working with children and families 

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There are many resources available to support discussions around bereavement and mental wellbeing which include:

Childrens Free First Aid Courses

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Contact

Link School Springwell Dene
Swindon Road, Springwell, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear  SR3 4EE

Tel: 0191 561 5777
Email: caroline.granton@schools.sunderland.gov.uk

Link School Pallion
Waverley Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear SR4 6TA

Tel: 0191 561 4777
Email: anita.blakeman@schools.sunderland.gov.uk