Sign of the Week
Makaton is a language programme that gives everyone a helping hand to talk. Learn a new word every week and be inspired to get signing.

This week's sign is Now

Download a PDF file showing this week's sign & symbol
To see previous Signs of the Week go to our YouTube or Facebook pages

Hello! This week's sign celebrates the launch of our Now and Next Resource

The Now and Next Resource provides a visual prompt to help Makaton users to move on from one activity to another and to prepare them for what will happen next.

Want to know more about Makaton?
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter

your sign

We want to see you signing this week's word, so we've come up with some ace ideas to help you get going.

Show us the sign for Now

Can you draw the symbol for Now?

Do you know the signs for any other adverbs?

Let’s go!


Now we’re

Our Sign of the Week wall shows off all of your contributions throughout the week.