Introducing Khloe

This is Khloe, she is two years old and lives at with her mum, dad and older brother. She has a hearing impairment and has recently had two cochlea implants put in her ears. Her family speak Twee (a Ghanian language) and English. Her key person Alberta also speaks english and Twee. Khloe is learning British sign language.  
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This is Khloe.
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She's just turned three.
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She's been coming to the nursery for eight months.
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She has a hearing impairment
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and has recently had cochlear implants fitted in both ears.
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Khloe's family speak English and Twi,
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a Ghanaian language, and so does her key person, Alberta.
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She's also learning British Sign Language.
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Before Khloe started, the Hearing Impairment Team
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came to the nursery to do a training session
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about Khloe's needs and to offer the staff support
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in learning British Sign Language
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and support Khloe's communication.
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The staff are encouraging her to use eye contact
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along with the sign language.
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She now uses a few words.
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She's happy and confident and settled quickly
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into the setting and is just beginning to socialize a bit
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with the other children.