Makaton is designed to support spoken language – signs are used with speech, in spoken word order to help children and adults communicate. Using signs can help children all children within a class/school across communication ,language development, and literacy and writing skills
Please find our Makaton training services hosted at MMU Birley & Crewe Campus’s for 2018, to book a place click on the relevant link.
- Makaton with Rhymes – 16th & 17th April 2018 17.00-20.00
This 3 hour workshop covers how Makaton signing can support outstanding Teaching. You will learn over 100 Makaton signs through 10 popular nursery Rhymes.
- Makaton with Storytelling supporting Talk4Writing – 23th & 24th April 2018 17.00-19.00
Talk4Writing say that signing is important in order to remember the story and the connectives, this 2 hour workshop illustrates how using Makaton signs and symbols support this. You will learn signs for spring & animal vocabulary though 3 stories.
- Makaton Foundation for Professionals – Weekend Training (Saturdays)
Workshop covering stages 1-4 of the Core Vocabulary. This accredited Makaton Training Workshop will support you ongoing use of Makaton in teaching.