The Core Vocabulary is the starting point for everyone learning Makaton. This A4 book contains line drawings of all the signs used with the Makaton Core Vocabulary (Stages 1 to 8 and Additional).
***NEW EDITION*** Includes updated line drawings for more than 100 signs, and 15 new line drawings, including additional IT concepts.
The book contains vocabulary essential to everyday life. It is organised in Stages with early Stages containing signs and symbols for immediate needs like drink, eat and home. Later Stages contain vocabulary for more abstract concepts like time and emotions.
It is ideal for use as a reference to help you remember the signs learned at a Beginners’ or Foundation Workshop.
The new edition of the Core Vocabulary Signs Book includes all the words listed in the Core Vocabulary wordlist plus the following additional IT concepts: mobile phone, website, to text, an email, to email, tablet, to send, laptop, printer, internet, fax machine, to fax, DVD, MP player, and iPod.
There is also an additional sign for Computer, using new technology, and an alternative sign for Toilet.
(See also: Core Vocabulary Signs Ebook)