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Irish Sign Language (ISL) in the Classroom

Irish Sign Language is a functional and practical language, which if learned and practiced can provide opportunities for inclusivity, communication and fine and gross motor development. 

This workshop looks to provide teachers and SNAs with a foundational understanding of Irish Sign Language, including basic vocab, phrases and mechanics of the language. 

This webinar will provide participants with resources to continue to develop their own professional ISL skills as well as to teach pupils the fundamentals of the language.

Areas to be covered include: 

Hand dominance and movement in ISL

ISL alphabet 

Counting in ISL

Sentence structure in ISL 

ISL Language suitable for the classroom environment 


Participants will have a greater understanding of the foundational aspects of Irish Sign Language

Participants will encounter the ISL alphabet and basic phrases for communication 

Participants will have gained knowledge of a number of practical ISL language for the classroom environment. 

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 16-09-2021 6:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 16-09-2021 7:00 pm
Capacity 100
Cut off date 16-09-2021 11:00 am
Fee Free
Number Hours 1
Speaker Stephen Hodnett
Location Zoom Webinar
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Mayo Education Centre


Westport Road,
Co. Mayo.
Eircode: F23HX48


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Tel: (094) 9020700 
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