This workshop provides a more detailed application of Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information and is suitable for using within the home or workplace.
Makaton uses signs and symbols to help people communicate and it is designed to support the development of spoken language. Throughout this improvers course you will learn 200 signs and symbols from stages 5 – 8.
200 Makaton signs and symbols.
Lectures on Interpretation, Translation and Cheremes
Levels 1 and 2 (old Beginner or Foundations Level)
Access to the Internet and use of a laptop or tablet and use of TEAMS.
Be able to attend the online session each week.
You will be given a book of the signs and all manuals/ handouts
PowerPoint, verbal, DVDs, games, sign practice and discussions, symbol exercises.
Ongoing through practical signing activities and discussions.
Understanding Learning Disabilities Level 2