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  • Mr Blue Sky - with Makaton

    Suzanne Miell-Ingram

    Mr Blue Sky, performed by Singing Hands over 50 fellow Makaton Tutors. Grab a tennis racquet or a spade and strum and sign along!

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    On 12 May 2020 / By Suzanne Miell-Ingram
    Out and about
  • Castlemilk Family Learning Centre

    Castlemilk Family Learning Centre was awarded Makaton Friendly in September 2019. Read about what they have been doing to include the use of Makaton within the centre...

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    On 12 May 2020 / By Kelly Sloan
    At school
  • SWAN UK - Dottie's Story

    We’ve been using Makaton in our family for almost 9 years which is something I never expected all those years ago...

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    On 17 Apr 2020 / By Marie P
    At home
  • Bobbi the Therapy Dog

    Bobbi the Cavapoo is a therapy dog who has been learning to understand Makaton signs!

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    On 30 Mar 2020 / By Ami Coleman
    Out and about
  • Richard and Lydia's story

    Richard uses Makaton to help communicate with his daughter Lydia... "The first time she linked two words together was speaking and signing (Cake please) which really emphasised to us how beneficial it could be."

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    On 30 Mar 2020 / By Richard K
    At home
  • Makaton at Derwen College

    Derwen College Head of Speech and Language Therapy Julie Hawkins is a Senior Makaton Tutor and a firm believer in the power of Makaton. She explains why Derwen is a proud advocate of Makaton...

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    On 28 Feb 2020 / By Julie Hawkins
    At school
  • Friendly Fish & Chips

    Fish and Chips @ Weston Grove is the First Makaton Friendly fish and chip shop!

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    On 27 Feb 2020 / By BlogAdmin
    Out and about
  • Isabella's Makaton Journey

    My mum shared a video of me and it had over 30k views in a matter of days and it made me realise that other people were interested too. That's when Isabella Signs was created across all social media platforms...

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    On 30 Jan 2020 / By Isabella E
    At home
  • Charlie Farley’s

    Using Makaton has brought children of all ages and abilities together, making it easier for all children to understand each other.

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    On 30 Jan 2020 / By BlogAdmin
    At school