Sign Language Basics: Talking With Your Hands

Featuring: Sheri Kraus

Registration: 8:30 AM Workshop: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Kingdom Seed Ministries 118 S. 9th Street, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 For directions: 618-242-8445

Lunch will be on your own.

Description Have you ever considered learning a different language that would allow you to not only communicate with those who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing, but also with those who have not yet acquired speech? In this workshop, participants will learn the beauty of using sign language. Basic signs will be taught in the morning while in the afternoon we will practice what we have learned and build upon it. Come prepared to laugh, learn and fall in love with the beautiful language of sign!

This training will provide 5.0 professional development hours (clock hours) for the following: • Educator License Renewal for ISBE • CDA (Child Development Associate) credit in area(s) 2. Physical/Intellectual • CE credit for SLP, SW, LCPC, PT, and OT professionals • Gateways to Opportunity credit in area(s) E. Interactions, Relationships and Environments • Early Intervention (EI) Credit(s) 3.75 hrs - Intervention