Literacy Resources

Literacy Resources

There is a variety of peg-based Literacy Resources on this website. The Peg methodology can be used to teach many aspects of literacy including comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, language and phonics. The embedded video below gives a small flavour of some of the...

Fine Motor Peg Activity

Fine Motor Peg Activity

Using pegs for fine motor activities is a great way for the development of muscle control in a small child's hands. You can create many fine motor activities using pegs that don't cost a lot of money - this is one such activity. In our ASD unit, we came across this...

Pegs of Different Colour

Pegs of Different Colour

Like all of us, pupils will get fed up and bored using the exact same type and colour of pegs with all of your peg resources. It is good practice to change things up a little every now and again and this change will give added interest to the SEN pupil. Changing the...

Storing Peg Resources

Storing Peg Resources

In my school, we have been making and creating peg-based resources for pupils in our ASD class for many years. Before long, we discovered that the storage of these resources became an issue. As the range and quantity of our peg resources increased, so too did our need...

Large Pegs

Large Pegs

Pegs come in all shapes and sizes and each one brings with it its own advantages and challenges for the pupil. I purchased these pegs some years ago while abroad on summer holidays. You can generally pick them up in the tourist hot spots where they are sold as pegs to...

The Power of the Peg

The Power of the Peg

While working previously in a Special Class for pupils with ASD, we discovered, almost by accident, how pupils with special educational needs could access the curriculum when the materials presented to them were differentiated according to their needs and abilities....

Welcome to Peg-It.ie

Welcome to Peg-It.ie

Welcome to our new website Peg-It.ie. The website has gathered together a range of classroom resources, across various aspects of the curriculum, which use clothes pegs to indicate an answer. We have used this methodology to great effect in our ASD class for many...