Links & Downloads
Below is a list of links and resources that you may find useful:
Ofsted Parent View
Student Support and Resource Sites
Off the Record BANES – Student support
Education City – Educational Games – You will need your Homework Pass!
My Maths – Maths Games and Homework – Mr. Paul will give you a password!
Thirdforce Central ECDL Resources – Access all of the ECDL resources at home
CEOP – The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Website
Know IT all – An E-Safety Resource
Kingsbury Primary School site – online activities and educational games.
Priory Woods School Website – Excellent resources for interactive teaching
Poisson Rouge – a site with a lot of wonderful online activities aimed at developing Early years skills
Primary Games Website – A site with simple online games that link directly to curriculum skills. Some games better than others.
Parent Support & Resources Sites
PARIS – Public Autism Resource and Information Service – A searchable web database that allows you to locate ASD related services of all kinds in your area
Autism Exchange Forum – A forum for exchange of information between parents and carers, with professionals contributions.
National Autistic Society – This has practically everything to do with ASD in the UK. Support lines, information, research, events. A good place to start if you want to know anything about Autism.
WIDGIT – Writing with symbols free downloadable stories and resources – Very useful for parents and teachers as they are available in a format which doesn’t need the software to be able to print it out.
Division TEACCH Homepage – Home of the TEACCH approach Fosse Way use with regard to ASD students. We have strong links with Division TEACCH and Professor Gary Mesibov holds a conference based at Fosse Way School every year.
Online inset training – Online inset is a training facility with courses applicable to staff and parents.
Legal Resources for Special Needs
Creating a Home Where Your Disabled Child can Thrive
Teacher Resources for Special Needs
Disaster Preparedness for Special Needs
Disability and Credit Scores
Disability Resources from the Department of Labor
Financial Planning for Special Needs
Download Links for Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) used in the School
(System Requirements for this Software can be found on each website)
Pivot – An stick figure animation application
Alice 2.0 – An animation and programming application
Open Office – A free suite including a word processor, spreadsheet and presentation creator
Photo Story 3 – A Show and Tell creator – This will work under Windows 7, but you have to run it compatibility mode.
Tweak PS – A tool for editing Photo Story 3 files quickly
Microsoft Worldwide Telescope – A Tour of Space
Google Earth – Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery.
Google SketchUp – A 3D software tool that combines a tool-set with an intelligent drawing system.
Google Picasa – Picasa is a software download from Google that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. It’s free, and easy to use!
FoxIT PDF Reader – A free PDF Format reader compatible with all of our documents on this site
Paint.NET – An advanced painting application which you can use to edit photos!
Government and other Education Bodies
Department For Schools, Children and Families
John Cabot City Technical College
Schools Web Directory – Find other Schools and their details all over the UK
South West Regional Partnership – SEN coordination in the South West region.
Bath & North East Somerset