Basic Sign Language for Young Children
Date(s) - Mar 11, 2017
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Using basic sign language is a simple way to enrich daily activities, circle time, stories and songs. During this workshop participants will learn how to sign the alphabet, colors, numbers, animals, foods and basic self-help skills to use with young children.
- To learn basic sign language to use with children.
- To appreciate how using sign language can be a way to enrich our programs.
*Suitable for all early learning child care professionals working with children of any age.
- Administration and Communication
- Child Growth and Development
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Early Care and Education
- Family Support
Fee: $65/ FCC Fee: $50
Kirin is an Early Childhood Educator with a Child & Youth Special Needs Diploma. She received her American Sign Language (ASL) training through the Deaf Children’s Society and she is currently a Child Care Services Consultant at Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre. Kirin has enjoyed working with children and their families in various settings for over 16 years.
Registration Contact Email
Registration Contact Phone Number
604-709-5661 ext 221
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
Bring a bag lunch (½ hour lunch)