pdfOnline Safety At Home


The CEOP's website has a range of Home Learning on staying safe on line at

 Information in Arabic : pdfStay at home guidance for households with possible coronavirus

Story explaining the Corona Virus:




Learning About Birds

Funny Monster Guess Who?

Monster Cards



Some resources to enable children to identify and feed garden birds, available to download.

Learning Resources -  

Some social Stories -  

Art Isolation Project - An artist called Kazza Belle had been due to come into school this week to work with 6th form to creat an art piece for the station which we will hopefully arrange for another time.  In the meantime she has started an Isolation Project which students may like to get involved with.
You can download and print out a gem template from the link below and fill it in with all the things you love in paint, pen, collage etc. they will then be put up in stations.



A list of Home Learning websites:      pdfHome Learning websites

Government website providing frequently updated list of education resources for home learning: medium=email&utm source=govdelivery

Support for parents following school closures due to Covid 19:    pdfParent support

BBC bitesize are now releasing daily lessons on their website to support home learning during the pandemic:

Oak National Academy are releasing daily video lessons on behalf of the government:

Crick Software have some free online games and Clicker 6 activities available at: source=emailmarketing&utm medium=email&utm campaign=uk free access clicker teachers and parents 3&utm content=2020-04-14

Government guidance for parents and carers on supporting their children's education during coronavirus (Covid-19)

For children with special educational needs and disabilities:

For children aged 2 - 4 :

For primary school aged children:

Out of the Ark Music
are releasing a daily song with activities linked to it for free, at the moment:

pdfSpringwater School support and guidance for home learning for parents and carers


Learning Resources


  • Bring the world of science, design and technology alive for pupils with BP’s engaging resources and online activities,T44H,5KAV02,3ILV4,1

Twinkl is a website with a wide range of teaching and learning resources, on almost every topic you can think of! This is available for free at the moment for parents and carers, while they are at home including printable worksheets, on-line stories and power point presentations:


Book Trust have some lovely interactive stories, available here:


BBC Bitesize has a mixture of educational videos, games and activities.


White Rose Maths is a website with lots of maths ideas. They will be releasing video tutorials on a weekly basis:


 Oxford Owl has a range of free e-books, guides to phonics, English activities and Maths activities:


Phonics play has free online phonics games for the moment:


Fun phonics has free digital downloads:


Hungry Little Minds is a government website with ideas for activities for young children:


Pobble an online community designed to improve writing:


HelpKidzLearn has accessible software, enabling children of all abilities to play, develop and achieve.

ASDAN  have some free resources for Home Learning for Sixth form
Towards Independence Learners



Tiny Little People
has online and practical activities designed to help boost young children's communication at

Makaton have some free resources available. To practice signing at home:

Singing Hands have YouTube videos to teach how to sing and sign nursery rhymes and popular songs:

Chatter Pack - this link has an excellent array of free speech, language and communication resources send-resources-for-schools-and-parents-carers



Hygiene resources 


Helping pupils understand the importance of washing their hands:,T44H,5KAV02,3IBEG,1

Hygiene Makaton signs: pdfMakaton signs

Sensory considerations for washing hands : pdfHand washing

Recognising the symptoms for people with SPD : pdfRecognising symptoms for people with SPD

Place 2 Be information for adults about how to talk to children about coronavirus:

Public Health England resources on hygiene and reducing the spread of germs:

Coronovirus story a helpful guide for children about what is going on in the world and why:

The PSHE association
are developing some resources for home learning about healthy sleep habits and dental hygiene, which are available using the link below


Physical Activities


  • The Great Indoors, creative indoor activity ideas from the Scouts. Activities will keep your pupils learning new skills and having fun in the home,T44H,5KAV02,3IBEH,1

Cosmic Kids Yoga.  A range of yoga routines:

Sticky Kids is a music and movement based initiative. The link to the movement podcast is:

Real PE. A PE website with videos and ideas:

Change4life. An NHS website with activities, recipes and exercise routines:

Soundabout will be doing live music sessions from Facebook aimed at children with PMLD and SLD:

NYCC Outdoor Learning Service are providing ideas on a daily basis for learning at home via their Facebook page:-


Mental Health

Mentally Healthy North Yorkshire website has lots of links and ideas to support mental health and wellbeing at home:

Action for Happiness lots of resources and monthly opportunities for practising techniques to maintain good mental health

Wellbeing at home - We know that being at home for a prelonged period can be difficult, frustrating and lonely for some people and that you ar other household members may feel low. It can be particularly challenging if you do not have much space or access to a garden.
It is important to remember to take care of your mind as well as your body and to get support if you need it. Stay in touch with family and friends over the phone or on social media.  There are sources of support and information that can help, such as the Every Mind Matters website


Useful Resources for helping CYP during Social Distancing

pdfCYP Mental Health Clinical Network links for support

Sensory ideas

Some ideas for sensory trays are available here, which may include bits and bobs you already have at home:

OT Plan an ideas search engine for skills using common household materials.



 Nutritional Advice

  • Inspire pupils to discover the importance of a healthy, balanced diet, building a love for fruit and vegetables with BEAR’s free and exciting resources,T44H,5KAV02,3IBEG,1

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About Us

Springwater is a vibrant and progressive day school catering for students ranging from two to nineteen years. Offering places to students who may have profound and multiple, severe or physical difficulties, the majority of our current students have co-existing or multiple needs. We also cater for students with autistic spectrum condition and elements of challenging behaviour.