ASN022 Signalong Accredited Course

 Venue: Dance & Movement Studio, Sanderson’s Wynd Primary

Time: 4.00-5.30pm

The course is made up of 7 sessions on the following dates,

Thursday 26th April 2018, 3rd May 2018, 10th May 2018, 17th May 2018, 24th May2017, 31st May 2018 and 7th June 2018 .

ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY AT ALL SESSIONS

Designed for:

Teaching & Support staff working with children who use signing to augment their communication.

Phase 1 manuals will be loaned for the duration of the course.

Outcomes

On completion of the course, participants will:

  • Understand why signing is used
  • Develop a signing vocabulary –based on Phase 1 Signalong manual
  • Be able to follow the descriptors in the manual in order to produce signs accurately
  • Be aware of the range of materials and resources available.

Outline Programme

  • Key points when using Signalong
  • Deciphering the code
  • Signing practice
  • Generalisation & Symbolic development
  • Accessing resources

Tutors: Karen Allen & Anne Cockburn

To book a place on this course please email the staff development team at staffdevelopment.ecs@eastlothian.gov.uk with the course reference ASN022, your name, designation, school and email address.