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by Learning Hub - Monday, 5 March 2018, 10:56 AM
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This week's sign is "Lady (Woman)."

Stroke side of face twice.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 26 February 2018, 2:38 PM
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Due to unforeseen circumstances our seminar on Using Drama Techniques and Sensory Stories to Explore Real Situations has been postponed. The new date to be confirmed.

 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 26 February 2018, 9:49 AM
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This week's sign is "Big."

Using both hands, draw fingertips across upper chest beyond body.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 19 February 2018, 10:12 AM
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This week's sign is "Doctor."

Tap side of neck twice.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 19 February 2018, 10:12 AM ]
 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 5 February 2018, 10:51 AM
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This week's sign is "Quick."

Clap hands several times quickly.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 5 February 2018, 10:52 AM ]
 
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Tips for Ironing Safely for the Vision Impaired

Hands smooth a tea towel on an ironing board

We've added an inspiring new video to our Social & Independent Living Skills section of the website. Clothing care is an important life skill that may be over-looked when young people with vision impairment are growing up. In this video a pupil with vision impairment demonstrate how to iron safely..

Watch Tips for Ironing Safely for the Vision Impaired

[ Modified: Monday, 19 February 2018, 5:05 PM ]
 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 29 January 2018, 10:18 AM
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This week's sign is "Wheelchair."

Draw fingertips across stomach until hands meet in the middle, as if putting on belt.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 29 January 2018, 10:20 AM ]
 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 22 January 2018, 10:36 AM
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This week's sign is "Swimming."

Mime swimming action (like doggy paddle) near child's face.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 22 January 2018, 10:38 AM ]
 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 15 January 2018, 11:14 AM
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This week's sign is "Evening."

Cross arms across chest and pat shoulders twice.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 15 January 2018, 11:16 AM ]
 
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by Learning Hub - Monday, 8 January 2018, 10:23 AM
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This week's sign is "Massage."

Rub back of hand with palm of other hand, twice.

On-body signing is a technique used to communicate with people with multiple disabilities and visual impairment. The Royal Blind School in Edinburgh developed a form of on-body signing called Canaan Barrie.

A different sign will be posted on our blog each week. Come back next week to see a new sign.

[ Modified: Monday, 8 January 2018, 10:25 AM ]