Now available from Amazon Print on Demand (£9.99) and in Kindle ebook format (£6.99)
If there are pupils or classmates in your school who use signs in their everyday learning and communication then this book is for you.
It contains a basic introduction to the signs needed for the day to day interactions and experiences in school settings (primary and secondary) - school activities and instructions plus vocabulary to enable peer conversations that will be useful to classmates and school staff alike.
Includes: Basic Handshape Key, Left and Right-Handed Fingerspelling Alphabets, the American One-Handed Fingerspelling Alphabet, Days of the Week, Months and Numbers plus a vocabulary of over 300 illustrated signs with written descriptions and a puzzle at the end of each section to test your learning.
Who can benefit?
In addition to the clear needs of children who are deaf or partially hearing, sign language is also used in education to benefit children and adults with a wide range of special needs such as:
" Down Syndrome " Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) " Dyslexia " Learning disability " Additional speech, language and communication needs " English as a second language " And to benefit childrens development through Baby Signing
Supported by the Let's Sign BSL series of resources - www.DeafBooks.co.uk