Primary School

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Deaf Awareness Week 2020

Freddy and the Fairy

Freddy and the Fairy is a lovely story that covers some of the basic ways that we can make communication easier for people with hearing difficulties. 



BSL Signed Stories

Some questions to think about....

* Why do you think the fairy cannot hear very well?
* Are there any other things that Freddy could do to help?
* How does the lady in the video sign 'Freddy'. Why do you think that is?

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Stories featuring BSL or Deaf characters