Baby Sign Group

Baby Sign Group

Our gorgeous baby sign course for babies aged approximately 6 – 12 months and their families.

An introduction to Makaton signing with Ruth Mercer, regional Makaton trainer & highly specialist Speech & Language therapist.

Please note these are not drop in sessions – if you would like to book a place on our next course please email: ailith@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk or ring us on 07902 054355.

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

 

Our lovely 0-3’s group … time to chat & share a cuppa with other families. Singing & signing and toys & activities. Siblings welcome!

On Monday 16th July we will be having a visit from the Portage team to tell us more abut what they do. We also have a visitor from Morrisons who kindly donated a raffle prize for our Spring fair and who would like to learn more about what we do.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to chat or meet up with someone before coming to the groups – telephone: 07902 054355 or email: hello@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk

We look forward to seeing you there!

Baby Sign Group

Baby Sign Group

Our gorgeous baby sign course for babies aged approximately 6 – 12 months and their families.

An introduction to Makaton signing with Ruth Mercer, regional Makaton trainer & highly specialist Speech & Language therapist.

Please note these are not drop in sessions – if you would like to book a place on our next course please email: ailith@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk or ring us on 07902 054355.

Sunshine & Smiles – Great Charity Book Giveaway

Sunshine & Smiles – Great Charity Book Giveaway

Our fab Great Charity Book Giveaway is back for the 6th year!!

It is one of the most important fundraisers of the year for us and enables us to support our Sunshine & Smiles superstars take part in a wide range of activities such as Speech & Language therapy, drama, dance, swimming & football .. to name a few .. it also means vital support, friendship & fun to over 100 families in Leeds.

How does it work!!

Well, we have literally thousands of books to giveaway … simply make a donation on entry and take away as many books as you can carry!!

Homemade cakes, tea, coffee & other refreshments will be available throughout – served by Team Cafe 21!

You can also bring books to donate on the day.

If you could offer any help on the day such setting up or tidying away please let us know … and donations of cakes or biscuits are always very gratefully received!

We look forward to seeing you there!

Sunburst Group (Age 2-5) – Mini Movers – Movement & Imaginary Play

Sunburst Group (Age 2-5) – Mini Movers – Movement & Imaginary Play

 

Sunshine and Smiles – Mini Movers Dance Sessions

 

Information

Katie Aynsley, who runs the sessions, has four years’ experience of working with children, young people and adults with disabilities. She has worked towards becoming a freelance dance teacher where she has volunteered, assisted and taught various dance sessions within the community. She now works with local dance organisations Mesh Dance and Phoenix Dance theatre who provide dance within the community for children and young people with additional needs.

Structure of the session

The session is structured as follows: Free play , Circle time, Hello song, Name game, Share a movement, Warm up, Travelling & Musical statues, More free play, Circle time with a theme, Singing, Movement/Dance activity , Short Break, Movement/Dance activity, Relaxation, Hammock swinging/Laying down, Goodbye song, Home.

About the sessions

Using an Inclusive approach the Mini Movers Dance Session are created to encourage the children to explore their imagination and use their bodies through play and movement. Props, music and singing are used to promote a creative environment where the children can have fun and the sessions are made accessible to all.

Session Dates & Themes

7th July 2018 – FULL SESSION OF FREE PLAY

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

 

Our lovely 0-3’s group … time to chat & share a cuppa with other families. Singing & signing and toys & activities. Siblings welcome!

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to chat or meet up with someone before coming to the groups – telephone: 07902 054355 or email: hello@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk

We look forward to seeing you there!

Baby Sign Group

Baby Sign Group

Our gorgeous baby sign course for babies aged approximately 6 – 12 months and their families.

An introduction to Makaton signing with Ruth Mercer, regional Makaton trainer & highly specialist Speech & Language therapist.

Please note these are not drop in sessions – if you would like to book a place on our next course please email: ailith@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk or ring us on 07902 054355.

Baby Sign Group

Baby Sign Group

Our gorgeous baby sign course for babies aged approximately 6 – 12 months and their families.

An introduction to Makaton signing with Ruth Mercer, regional Makaton trainer & highly specialist Speech & Language therapist.

Please note these are not drop in sessions – if you would like to book a place on our next course please email: ailith@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk or ring us on 07902 054355.

Sunburst Group (Age 2-5) – Mini Movers – Movement & Imaginary Play

Sunburst Group (Age 2-5) – Mini Movers – Movement & Imaginary Play

 

Sunshine and Smiles – Mini Movers Dance Sessions

 

Information

Katie Aynsley, who runs the sessions, has four years’ experience of working with children, young people and adults with disabilities. She has worked towards becoming a freelance dance teacher where she has volunteered, assisted and taught various dance sessions within the community. She now works with local dance organisations Mesh Dance and Phoenix Dance theatre who provide dance within the community for children and young people with additional needs.

Structure of the session

The session is structured as follows: Free play , Circle time, Hello song, Name game, Share a movement, Warm up, Travelling & Musical statues, More free play, Circle time with a theme, Singing, Movement/Dance activity , Short Break, Movement/Dance activity, Relaxation, Hammock swinging/Laying down, Goodbye song, Home.

About the sessions

Using an Inclusive approach the Mini Movers Dance Session are created to encourage the children to explore their imagination and use their bodies through play and movement. Props, music and singing are used to promote a creative environment where the children can have fun and the sessions are made accessible to all.

Session Dates & Themes

23rd June 2018 – NURSERY RHYMES THEME

7th July 2018 – FULL SESSION OF FREE PLAY

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

Sunbeams 0-3’s Group

 

Our lovely 0-3’s group … time to chat & share a cuppa with other families. Singing & signing and toys & activities. Siblings welcome!

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to chat or meet up with someone before coming to the groups – telephone: 07902 054355 or email: hello@sunshineandsmiles.org.uk

We look forward to seeing you there!