Sensory story: 'A Christmas Carol'

In this lesson we will retell 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens as a sensory story. We will focus on supporting sensory exploration with some opportunities for anticipation and child-led initiation. Included in the lesson is a section to support the adult in recreating the lesson at home and the second section is for the child to engage with.

Video

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Worksheet

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Lesson summary: Sensory story: 'A Christmas Carol'

Time to move!

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For 5 mins...

Move around:
Climb stairs

On the spot:
Chair yoga