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 and Tracy

Latest from the Blog

DEAR ZOO: Signed Story

We love singing and signing, but we LOVE signing stories with Makaton too!  We always incorporate signed stories in our Singing Hands sessions as they are the perfect vehicle to rehearse and utilise key Early Years’ vocabulary. To celebrate #NationalStorytellingWeek (Jan 26th – Feb 2nd 2019), we’ve filmed ourselves reading one of our favourite stories…

Organ Donation Awareness Video 2018

For Organ Donation Week this year, we have released a brand new video aiming to get families across the UK talking about organ donation and sharing their wishes with their loved ones.  The video, which includes children, families and staff from Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital (GOSH) features patients in all stages of the transplant…

Singing Hands at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Aug 2018

We are thrilled to announce that we are going to be performing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival again this Summer! Come and join us this August on a magical, musical journey around the world!  The show will feature rhymes and songs from our DVDs and CDs plus some exciting new songs for older participants! Come…

I’m On My Way – Makaton Sync and Sign

Welcome back to another Makaton Sync and Sign post! To celebrate the fact that we are going to Scotland for the EDINBURGH FRINGE festival in August, we had a spare 15 minutes after we finished in the studio and before Miles’s School bus came back!  So, we grabbed a couple of denim shirts, popped the…