G.I.F.T.S. - Special Educational Needs Teaching - for pupils, for teachers, for parents

G.I.F.T.S Special Educational Needs Teaching Courses & Publications Sensory Play & Sensory Activity It's Music! Anna Szuminska, special needs teacher, B.Ed (Hons) Curriculum Development
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Workshops & Training Days - helping you to develop

Workshops & Training Days






G.I.F.T.S. Publications...

Click the image below to download a Course Booking Form (PDF). Link will open in a new window:

G.I.F.T.S. Course Booking Form


Book a workshop for your pupils or students either for a single day or as regular sessions over a few weeks. Staff training can be a component either during the day or as INSET.

Sensory Workshops

A sensory day based around a theme or a terms work from the Sensory Play or Sensory Activity publications

Music Workshops

A whole school project over a term based on a specific theme or culture


A day on a specific theme or culture

P.E. Workshops for Pupils With PMLD

A day based on any of the PE areas of gymnastics, dance (not wheelchair), athletics, games, Outdoor and Adventure across the Age Groups/Key Stages


A practical day for groups across the year groups/Key Stages in the areas of Buddhism or Hinduism

If what you're looking for isn't listed above, contact me to discuss your requirements. I'll be more than happy to help.


Training days enhance and develop the skills of teachers and staff, helping them to plan and deliver the scheme effectively, explore the termly activities and learn how to adapt the schemes especially for those with PMLD.

Music Training Days

Realise more from your pupils and staff, and get more from your 'It's Music!' schemes with training by Anna Szuminska.

Training Days comprise:

  • G.I.F.T.S Teaching SeriesSinging for special schools including pupils with PMLD
  • G.I.F.T.S Teaching SeriesMusic across the Key Stages - Visiting each aspect
  • G.I.F.T.S Teaching SeriesMusic for pupils with PMLD