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Unit of work

Sensory classroom

Computational thinking, Computer systems, Programming | MakeCode | 11-14 yrs

Lesson 1

Exploring learning environments

Introduction

Students consider the effects a standard classroom environment can have on learners who are sensitive to sensory stimuli, learn about sensory rooms and evaluate sensory aids.

Learning objectives

  • To understand that some learners are sensitive to sensory stimulus
  • To know some benefits of sensory environments
  • To evaluate sensory aids

You will need

Downloadable resources:

  • Lesson plan
  • Lesson slides
  • Student handouts
    • evaluation
    • support statements

Other resources:

Images of sensory aids, paper - large sheets, glue, sticky notes

Lessons created in partnership with Nominet

Lesson plan