Welcome to Singing Hands

Hello and welcome to Singing Hands! We are Suzanne and Tracy and we would like to introduce you to the amazing world of signing with Makaton. Our unique and enthusiastic approach is designed to help develop someone’s communication potential through music, songs, games & activities. We focus on learning language in a way that it is motivating, engaging and most of all, fun!

To find out more about ‘What We Do’ – please see the information about our classes, our resources, our educational concerts and our work in schools, nurseries, with young adults and our training workshops for professionals. Join us and learn how to sign the ‘Singing Hands’ way!

        Suzanne & Tracy

Latest from the Blog

I Went Walking: Signed Story

As you all know, we love singing and signing about colours, but we also love reading stories with colourful themes.  This story about a little child discovering lots of colourful farm animals introduces some perfect EY vocabulary in a fun way! As with so many of the books we like to sign, this story has…

New Products from our Shop!

We are delighted to announce not one, but two new products available now over on our shop this month! The first is the Sweet Imagineers DVD by our friends Shabang Theatre company. The DVD features 11 original and catchy songs, all signed in Makaton.  Meet Mimi & Flo-Bo, daydreamers with memories and imaginations to keep them…

World Down’s Syndrome Day 2019 Round Up

We’ve had an amazing month of activities celebrating with different support groups across the UK for #WDSD19 and enjoyed rocking our socks with you all! In early March we visited our friends at South Manchester DS Support group for a concert, followed by a concert in Bolton for High Five Support Group.  Later in the…

SUSAN LAUGHS: Signed Story

To celebrate #WDSD19, the Cbeebies Bedtime Story slot featured another Makaton signed story – but this time by none other than Mr Tumble! The story is called ‘Susan Laughs’ which is written by Jeanne Willis and illustrated by Tony Ross. The beauty of this story is in the simple vocabulary with colourful, engaging illustrations.  These…