Sue's Tiny Signers

American Sign Language for Hearing Babies,Toddlers & Adults

Adult & Baby Class Descriptions 

                                       

 American Sign Language For Hearing

Babies & Toddlers

   How exciting would it be to be able to communicate with your little one even before he/she could talk?

And how about having fun doing it? Well you can! 

   

Tiny Signers I         Tiny Signers II         Toddler Time           Play Groups        Classes by Request 

  

Tiny Signers I: (5 months-18 months ) 

      This 6 session class features different themes each week to bring sign language to your baby and into your home.  These classes are full of practical signs for your little one, exciting songs, fun, playtime, and parenting times on teaching your baby American Sign Language.  Basic Signs, Bath time signs and Meal Time signs are a few signs your little one will learn to help cut down on communication frustrations. These classes will provided you with the skills needed to apply these signs in everyday activities and easily into your daily routines. You'll be amazed as your Baby understands you and begins to sign back! Bring Mommy, Daddy, Grandma or Granpa or a special caregiver along for only an additional $17!

Length of class: 6 1-hour sessions            Cost: $35                              

        

Tiny Signers II:(5 months-18 months)

   Wanting more? Join us for another 6 class session as we play, sign and have fun together. You and your Tiny Signer will enjoy interacting as you continue to learn and expand your signing vocabulary with Clothing signs, Animal signs, Colors and more! These classes will provided you with the skills needed to apply these signs in everyday activities and easily into your daily routines.   Keep that communication with your little one going! For only an additional $17, bring any of your baby's special caregivers along to class!

 Length of class: 6 1-hour sessions            Cost: $35

  

   Toddler Time:(18 months - 36 months)

Toddler Time is full of energizing songs, practical signs, and hands-on activities for your toddler. Each of the six classes are specially designed around a fun age-appropriate theme. Together, you and your toddler will learn American Sign Language for several nursery rhymes, emotions, animals, and more! Only $17 for another person!

Length of class: 6 1-hour sessions           Cost: $35

 

Play Group

   Are you part of a play group with other moms who would love to teach their little ones how to sign?  Just assemble a few interested friends, & contact Sue's Tiny Signers. We will gladly come to your home and work with you  & your little one for a day!

   - The hostess attends for FREE!

   - Minimum of 5 paying adults

Length of class: 1-hour session             Cost: $12/mommy & baby

 

Classes By Request

   If you've got a group, you've got a class!  Classes can be tailored to any age group! Whether you're looking for an introduction to using sign language with babies and toddlers, a hands-on-learning experience for the elementary age children in your neighborhood, or a course on basic conversational signing for adults, let us tailor a class to fit your needs!

Classes by Request are perfect for:

                          * homeschooler groups                              * church groups                          * neighborhood groups

                          * Moms groups                                            * Scout troupes                          * After school program

                           * Any organization that wants to offer it's members the joy of American Sign Language!

    - The Mommy hosting this class will attend for HALF-PRICE!

   - Classes may contain 5-20 people                                                    

                                            ******We encourage a 1:1 Ratio for the classes.

 Additional Caregivers are$17

Additional Siblings are $17  

                                         

** IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN A CLASS, BUT NO CLASS IS OFFERED AT THIS TIME, PLEASE CONTACT: Sue's Tiny Signers:    suestinysigners@yahoo.com or Call 717-496-8428  

Other Sign Classes Offered 

 Beginners Sign Language

     This class 8 week class  is designed to give you a glimpse into the Deaf World, their culture & their language. You’ll learn ABC’s, 1-2-3’s, people, common everyday phrases & many other signs.  As you learn, be patient with yourself, remember you’re learning a new language! Please understand that each session held will build upon the previous classes, thus missing a class will make it difficult to catch up.

Length of class: 8 1.5 hour sessions             Cost: $65   Additional Family Member: $37

 

Sign Language II

        This class 8 week class continues to look deeper into the Deaf World, their culture & their language. Through practice, games and fun activities we will review all learned from Beginners Sign. We'll strengthen your conversation skills while learning animal signs, sports signs, travel signs and more! Once again,  please understand that each session held will build upon the previous classes, thus missing a class will make it difficult to catch up.

Length of class: 8 1.5 hour sessions             Cost: $65     Additional Family Member: $37

    

Sign Language II

 Still wanting to learn more? For 8 weeks we will continue to expand on previously learned material as well as put your knowledge and conversation skills to the test! Join us for a night out on the town, the catch, your voices are to be left at home!  

Length of class: 8 1.5 hour sessions                 Cost: $65   Additional Family Member: $37

 

 *** IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN A CLASS, BUT NO CLASS IS OFFERED AT THIS TIME, PLEASE CONTACT:       

Sue's -Tiny Signers:    suestinysigners@yahoo.com or Call 717-496-8428.

 

Workshops & Seminars Offered

Preschools & Child Care Centers

    There are 2 staff training options available that are best used in combination with one another. Intro Signing is a 2 hour workshop designed to introduce a few basic signs as well as share the research and benefits of signing with Infants and Children.  One-hour follow-up classes are also offered that are tailored to the Preschool/Child Care's needs.

Parents, Educators & Medical Professionals

     This one-time only 2 hour workshop is structured to give Parents, Educators & Medical Professionals an outline of the fundamentals to begin teaching American Sign Language to their baby or toddler. The Workshop is geared towards adults, (*No Children please), who have not yet started signing with their baby or who only know a few signs. This workshop is based on Joseph Garcia’s book, SIGN with your BABY ®

 

     

                WORKSHOPS CAN COME TO YOU!!!                Workshops can come to your school/facility to train staff and teach students ASL vocabulary using songs, books, and games. Programs can be tailored to meet your needs! Don't delay... Enjoy learning American Sign Language today!!

If interested Please call or email us!

suestinysigners@yahoo.com

717-496-8428

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Policies

 

Refunds
Refunds are permitted, only if requested PRIOR to the second class in the session. A $25 processing fee for Sue's Tiny Signers and a $40 processing fee for Adult Classes will be charged for all refunds. After the 3rd class, no refund will be given.

Make up policy
Classes missed for any reason may be made up by attending the same class during the next time the classes are offered. For example, if you missed Class 3, you will be able to make up the Class 3 the next time it is offered. Please see our website (classes page) for schedule and let me know in advance when you will be attending. For each six classes ONE make up class can be rescheduled.

Sick child policy
Out of concern for all children present, PLEASE do not come to class if you or your child is sick.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holidays
Sue's Tiny Signers will honor major legal holidays. Please call in advance for holiday closing information.

Payment
Please make check or money order payable to Sue Stephenson. Write your child's name and class on the check. Payment in full must be received prior to the start of class. Your spouse, caregiver or other family members may join the class. $17 fee per 6 sessions.

In class
You may bring a few small toys for your child. Toys are provided and cleaned after each class.
Second time mommies may not bring older siblings to class.