This workshop is designed to show practitioners how Signalong is a sign supported communication system, designed to help children with communication difficulties including English as an Additional Language (EAL).
What will I learn?
By the end of the workshop, you will:
Have been introduced to the theory and principles of Signalong;
Have an overview of the principles of Signalong;
Understand the teaching and practical application of core everyday signs to use and apply in the early years setting; and
Have considered strategies to support the development of sign within the setting, embedding signalong into the curriculum.
Who is the workshop for?
This workshop is aimed at SENCos and practitioners working with children aged 2-5 years. It is suitable for Managers, Communication Champions, EYFS Leads, SENCos, Room Leaders and all Early Years Practitioners.
All requests for cancellations must be sent in writing to: StartWellBookings@bolton.gov.uk. Charges will become effective on the date when written confirmation is received.
As low numbers can affect the viability of a course, we have to apply a charge if notice is not received in good time. The appropriate cancellation charge will apply based on the cost of your booking, as shown below:
Calendar days’ notice before the start date of the course
29 calendar days or more
Between 15 and 28 calendar days (inclusive)
50% of course fee
Between 1 and 14 calendar days (inclusive)
Full course fee
Failure to attend
Treated as late cancellation and full course fee will be charged
If for any reason we have to cancel or postpone a professional development session, we will notify all delegates booked onto the session as quickly as possible. A full refund will be given in the event of cancellation. Prices are valid until 31st August 2020.
Time: 9:30am - 11:15am
Max Availability: 25
Roles: 2-5 Year Old Provision Practioners working with children learning English SENCos