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 Friend

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

Show us the sign for Friend

Can you draw the symbol for Friend?

Sign with your best friend

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