Skills builders

Communicate stage 1

Express myself

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Whether you’re using words, body language or emojis - get your message across.

The communicate skills builder will help you really express yourself, whether you prefer to talk, sign or text. Stage 1 is recommended for Rainbows

Here's a taste of the activities you can look forward to trying at this stage. Ask your leader about all the things you'll need to do to earn this badge.

Your turn my turn - Are you a chatterbox or a great listener? Find out how to be both in this activity.

This is what I believe - Make your mind up! Do you agree or disagree with other people?

Chatterbox - Speak loud and proud in this activity where you get to take centre stage.

Sing along, sign along - Get your singing voice and signing hands ready to perform a campfire song in Makaton. This activity was developed with support from The Makaton Charity.

Funny faces - Smiles, frowns and pouts – they all tell other people how you’re feeling. How well can you can read people’s faces?

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