Overview:SignSpell follows three friendly aliens Zip, Pella and Statz as they go about their adventures on planet Earth. They use aspects of British Sign Language in their adventures to convey and explain the world around them. Each adventure is themed such as colours, numbers, emotions and phrases. Through the stories and extensive online activities, children learn strategies to help their communication skills, use of language, spelling and remembering words.
The SignSpell series includes beautifully illustrated story books, interactive games and activities and a wealth of resources to support humans in school and at home.
SignSpell's main educational value is in communication and language across the whole Primary age range. From a literacy perspective, SignSpell is aimed at Early Years and Key Stage 1 students with some lower Key Stage 2 also benefiting. Teachers will use the product as a means to create activities that engage pupils and deliver a variety of outcomes through inclusion.