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Dear parents/ carers,

Here are list of resources that may be of some help to your family during these unusual times!  

I hope that you find them useful.

Please let me know if there are any other resources you would like me to add to support any area of special educational needs and disabilities. I will do my best to add these to this page of the school website.

Thank you, Miss Ryan


Clicker 8

Clicker 8 is a writing support tool for children of all ages. Children can build or type their own sentences using word banks, by listening to words and hearing their writing read back to them.

You can download Clicker 8 for free, using the 20 digit serial number we sent to you in a text, at: 


Clicker 8 works on Windows and Mac computers.

  • Windows specifications: Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

  • Mac specifications: High Sierra (10.13) to Catalina (10.15)

I am requesting access for the Clicker 8 app so it can be used on an Ipad or Chromebook. I will put this information on when I get it.

The minimum requirements will be:

  • iPad specifications: iOS 11 or above.

  • Chromebook specifications: Chrome OS 78 or above, with Google Drive enabled

I hope you find this useful. 

Be Empowered Workshop Booking Form

Be Empowered Workshop Flyer

National Autistic Society

guidance and helpline for parents’, young people and staff:


Place 2 Be


Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing.

Carers UK

Guidance for carers



Information pack for parents



Easy Read guide to Coronavirus

Mencap the voice of learning disability.

Young Minds

Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from the parents Helpline to support family wellbeing

Mind Heart

Covibook – an interactive resource designed to support and reassure children aged 7 and under, designed to help children explain and draw the emotions that they might be experiencing during the pandemic:

Public Health England

Public Health England easy read version of their advice on the coronavirus for places of education


Educational Psychologist Helpline

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