Free Resources | Special iApps Skip to main content

Free Resources

Engage children with our educational resources covering a wide range of topics and areas of life.

All the resources below are available in Special Words Plus, which you subscribe to here. We have many more resources coming soon!

For those who have purchased our native apps from the app stores, you will only be able to download a limited selection of the resources available which are listed here.

English - Vocabulary

Special Words - 100 high frequency words

First 100 High-Frequency Words

Special Words - 200 most common words

Next 200 Most Common Words

English - Sounds and Letters

Picture - crying

Sounds - listening

Picture - singing

S Sounds

English - Fairy Tales

Numeracy - Money

British one pound coin

British Money

Numeracy - Numbers

Roman numeral 6

Roman Numerals (Digits)

Roman numeral 12

Roman Numerals (Words)

Numeracy - Shapes

shapes-words.png

Shapes

Numeracy - Time (Hours and Intervals)

Science

Life cycle of a butterfly

Life Cycle of a Butterfly

Life cycle of a flower

Life Cycle of a Flower

Life cycle of a frog

Life Cycle of a Frog

Hand

Parts of the Body

eyfs-the-solar-system.jpg

The Solar System

Geography - Seasons

blossom

Spring

bucket and spade

Summer

Autumn leaves

Autumn

Snowing

Winter

Geography - Natural World

Picture-bird.png

Garden Wildlife

eyfs-little-critters.jpg

Little Critters 

Rainforest

Rainforest

Seahorse

Under the Sea 

Lightning

Weather

Owl

Woodland and Forest 

History

Castle

Castles

Pyramid

Egyptian 

Great Fire of London

Great Fire of London

caveman

Stone Age

Early Language

Cat

Animals

Cars

Cars 

Colours

Colours

Emotions

Emotions 

Places and Events

Barn

Farm

Home

Home

Wedding

Life Events

Nursery

Nursery

Park

Park

Classroom

School

Sandcastle

Seaside

Monkey

Zoo

Everyday Life

Jumper

Clothing

Crisps

Food

Milk

Food and Drink

Fruit

Fruit

Doctor

People Who Help Us

Taking turns

Positive Behaviour

Pets

Pets

Shoes and socks

Things That Go Together

Taxi

Transport

Vegetables

Vegetables

Around the Home

Picture-grass.png

Garden 

Word list - toys

Toys

Celebrations

To download these free resources, please follow these steps:

For Special Words Plus

  1. If you have disabled editing in the app, re-enable it via the Settings.
  2. Open the app, go to Word List. Tap the action button (top right) and select Import Word List, then Download from Special iApps.
  3. You will then see a list of different catagories: first select the collection, and then the add-on.
  4. When download has completed, choose Add new profileNOT any of the Replace options.

Note: Add-ons are currently available with text and audio in British English, but you can easily personalise the English resources for any other language.

Let us know what you think!

All our apps and resources are designed with feedback from all our users. If there is something you would really like to see, or perhaps an area that needs a little more work, we'd love to hear from you.

Suggest a new resource     Suggest an update     Report a problem