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Educational Kids’ Activities

Dates & Times

Wednesday Nov. 2, 2016 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Expo Hall (assigned tables)


Activities

  • Ms. Michelle Campbell will lead families in activities which promote literacy and communication with a central theme. Together, the families will learn how to imbed language throughout daily activities.

  • The activities include:
    • Reading a book
    • Multisensory play time
    • Art project
    • Snack
  • Total Communication (sign language & English) will be utilized.

  • The activities are designed for kids ranging from infants to early elementary school. At least one parent must be present.

  • All family members (with and without a hearing loss) are invited and encouraged to participate.

Michelle Campbell
Ms. Campbell graduated from Flager College in 2009 and began working at the Western PA School for the Deaf (WPSD) in January 2011. She works with infants with a hearing loss in the Central PA under the Choices for Children Program and is a pre-school teacher with WPSD’s Children’s Center.

Western PA School for the Deaf (WPSD)
WPSD a non-profit, tuition-free school, providing academic and extracurricular programs to deaf and hard of hearing children from birth through 12th grade. Founded in 1869, WPSD continues its tradition of excellence through services to children from 54 counties across Pennsylvania.

WPSD’s barrier-free, all-inclusive communication environment meets the needs of the individual student. American Sign Language, Sign Supported English and Spoken English are all incorporated to promote the academic, social, emotional and physical development of our students. For more information about WPSD, please visit our website at www.wpsd.org

The Scranton School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
The School is the newest school for deaf and hard of hearing children in the nation. We are committed to developing students for a lifetime of success. A program of The Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf (WPSD), we are dedicated to meeting the individual needs of our students and supporting our families through exceptional services. We are proud to offer the very best of academic, residential, and support services to our students at no cost to their families.

In addition to The Scranton School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, WPSD’s programs include the statewide Choices for Children Program, The Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf in Pittsburgh, a preschool program in Hershey, and the Outreach Services Department with offices in Scranton, Camp Hill, and Pittsburgh. For more information about our school, please visit our website at www.scrantonschool.org or www.wpsd.org.