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Keyword Sign Workshop in Pakenham

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bestchance Pakenham

Ground Floor

48 John Street

Pakenham, VIC 3810

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Learn how to Keyword Sign in this interactive workshop, facilitated by bestchance's Early Childhood Intervention team!

Keyword Sign uses basic Auslan (Australian Sign Language) hand signs and natural gestures to encourage and support language development in children with communication difficulties. Proficiency in keyword sign is a highly in-demand skill in the workforce.

This workshop is highly recommended for Educators, Support Workers, Teachers, Parents, Carers and Allied Health professionals.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Learn a basic vocabulary of signs to use in everyday settings, specifically with children
  • Learn how to choose which signs to teach
  • Learn the principles of Key Word Sign and Gesture
  • Understand how sign helps communication development
  • Expand your ability to interact with children who have hearing difficulties and language development delays
  • This PD links to APST 1.1, 1.3, 1.5, 1.6, 3.5, 4.1, 6.2, 6.4 and NQS 1, 2, 4, 5

School Readiness Funding can be used to purchase tickets to this workshop.

Please Note: Refreshments will be provided however it is recommended that attendees bring along their lunch. There are also multiple cafes nearby for other lunch options.

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bestchance Pakenham

Ground Floor

48 John Street

Pakenham, VIC 3810

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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