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Rhyming Multisensory Stories - Storytelling Through the Senses


Free, fully resourced, step by step multisensory stories aimed at connecting individuals age 3-19 with special educational needs with literature culture & topic in a way that is meaningful to their lives.

A multisensory story tells a story using words and sensory stimuli (story props). The props are all low budget items that can be found around the home and garden.   

‘Where do I Start?’ 

Head over to the website and click on the 'Story Library' 

Choose your story:

'A Different Day' helping individuals with SEN understand the Covid-19 Pandemic   

'Washing Hands' Helping individuals with SEN with their hand hygiene during the Covid-19 pandemic   

'A Train Ride Through India' A sensory exploration of the Indian culture   

'The Three Little Pigs' Join the pigs on a sensory adventure   

'The Haircut' Helping individuals overcome barriers to their personal grooming and hair care   

'The Dentist' - Helping individuals overcome barriers to their dental hygiene   

'The Weather' A sensory exploration   


The website is also packed with sensory ideas and inspiration! 

Keep up to date with the latest news & ideas by heading over to the Blog.


Your queries, questions comments and feedback are always welcome! 

​You can contact Rhyming Multisensory Stories using any of the methods below: 



Twitter @RhymingStories



Happy Exploring!

    This service covers the following area(s):

  • Selby
  • Scarborough
  • Harrogate
  • Northallerton
  • Malton
  • Catterick Garrison
  • Skipton
  • Whitby
  • Ripon
  • Upper Dales
  • Knaresborough

Last updated: 26/02/2021