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Makaton Beginners Workshop

This provides a practical introductory workshop for parents and carers who need to use Makaton in everyday situations. Signing instruction is given for Core Vocabulary Stages 1-4 and Additional. Makaton symbols are included and examples of their use are given. Methods for implementing and using Makaton are discussed and developed.

Recommended for

People who need to use Makaton signing or symbols at home or in their work.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will leave
  1. With an ability to sign in everyday situations
  2. Knowing the Core Vocabulary Stages 1-4
  3. Knowing when to use Makaton symbols
  4. With an understanding of how to implement Makaton for their own use
Participants receive handouts covering the vocabulary they have learned and general information regarding further Makaton training and Makaton resources.
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Next Workshops

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