Makaton

Mummy

Tap your first three fingers into the palm of your hand

Brother

Rub both fists together.

Sister

Curl finger and tap middle of nose twice.

Daddy

Two fingers on top of two fingers and tap twice.

Biscuit

Tap Twice

Drink

Lift cupped hand to mouth.

Water

Tilt head slightly backwards.

Food

Tap Once

Dinner 1

Two fingers move up and down

Dinner 2

Make small circular movements with dominant hand and simultaneously flutter fingers.

Bed

Eyes open

Table

Chair

Palms down facing the floor.

Toilet

Tip of middle finger makes contact with body and makes repeated movement.

Washbasin

Mime shape of basin, then turning on taps.

Shower

Only one movement

Bath

Mime turning on taps.

Home

Small arced movement – placement can be varied to suit context.

Car

Small circular wheel movement

House

Two hands together to make V roof shape.

Bus

Large circular wheel movement

Believe

Achieve

Succeed

Get Connected

To keep up to date with all the activities and events at St Helens Primary School
Like and Follow us on Facebook and Twitter

Faith can move mountains

Matthew 17-20

Peace begins with a smile

Mother Theresa

Love is the measure of faith

Pope Francis

Anything done for another is done for oneself

Pope John Paul

Prayer is the oxygen of the soul

Saint Padre Pio