“Tiny Signs, Big Connection” Workshop
July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lane Rebelo, LCSW, is the author of the three bestselling baby sign language books including Baby Sign Language Made Easy,The Complete Guide to Baby Sign Language, and My First Book of Baby Signs. She is the founder of Tiny Signs®, an award-winning baby sign language program. As a licensed social worker, Lane worked for many years with families in the Boston area. Lane began studying American Sign Language in 2006 after her first baby was born and was amazed by all she had to say. She lives with her husband and two children in MetroWest Boston. You can find her online at tinysigns.com.
“Tiny Signs, Big Connection” is a 1.5-hour virtual baby sign language workshop for parents of infants and toddlers with Down syndrome. Using American Sign Language vocabulary, baby signing expert, Lane Rebelo walks attendees through all they need to know to get started with signing to support early communication. Attendees learn the benefits of signing, how to pick the right starter signs for their child, the top 10 signs for babies and toddlers, and how to teach them. The workshop includes an instructional singalong where attendees will learn how to add ASL signs to familiar songs such as “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star,” “The Itsy Bitsy Spider,” and more. The workshop concludes with an open Q&A where attendees can get answers to all their baby signing questions.