Signing and Down Syndrome

To be completed by: Fri 24 Mar 2017

Time: -Fri 24 Mar 2017 | Venue:

Signing for children with Down Syndrome, over two Fridays: 17 and 24 March, 9.30 to 11. 30 at the Pamela Sunter Centre, Bingley.

Session 1 will cover why we use signing with children with Down  Syndrome and the signs for  manners, animals, food, family and other people, and the alphabet.

Session 2  will cover signs for the home, school day, colours,  descriptions, time/days, questions and connective/link words. Followed by a discussion on how behaviour can be addressed through  introducing signing.

Both sessions will include practice of useful phrases and familiar  children’s songs. A book “Signing and Down syndrome”, covering the signs in this course is available for £7.

Cost: £80 per professional (£20 for second person from same school)/£20 per family member for both sessions inclusive.

All courses are detailed on our website: Trainingforparentsandprofessionals/ CurrentTrainingandCourses


Published: 13/02/2017
Audience: Staff working with children who have Down Syndrome
Contact: Wendy Uttley

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