American Sign Language

Author: BarCharts, Inc
Publisher:
ISBN: 1423228561
Release Date: 2015-12-31
Genre:

Photos make up this dictionary of 112 essential words for signing with start and finish poses including arrows and directions where necessary. Perfect for parents this 6-page guide includes the first infant and toddler signs and many more any beginner would use. Designed to also hang on the wall it is laminated for durability during heavy use or defense against that splotch of applesauce thrown while signing "more". Suggested uses: o Beginner - great source for core words to know when learning sign language o Parent - use as your reference in teaching sign language to your infant or toddler for basic needs, the child can then use it as reference as they grow to expand their vocabulary o Teacher - designed to hang on the wall, two guides will display over 100 words for your class to learn.

Sign Language

Author:
Publisher: Cartwheel Books
ISBN: 0545056578
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Featuring illustrations and a simple kid-friendly design, this reference book for the youngest readers makes learning sign language fun and easy.

Sign Language for Kids

Author: Lora Heller
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402706723
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Color photographs illustrate sign language for numbers, letters, colors, feelings, animals, and clothes.

Time to Sign

Author: Kathryn Clay
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781620656877
Release Date: 2013-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Teaches the basics of American Sign Language, providing hundreds of words and phrases for young learners.

ABC Sign and Color

Author: Susan T. Hall
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486490571
Release Date: 2013-01-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Charmingly illustrated, kid-friendly coloring book introduces both the American Manual Alphabet for finger spelling words and some of the basics of American Sign Language (ASL). Includes signing tips and etiquette.

You Can Learn Sign Language

Author: Jackie Kramer
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439635837
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides basic information about American Sign Language, and illustrates hand motions for the alphabet and various terms and phrases organized by topic.

The Complete Guide to Baby Sign Language

Author: Tracey Porpora
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781601383938
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Family & Relationships

Using a tailored form of American Sign Language (ASL), the book guides parents through the process of teaching an infant to understand beginning sign language.

Signs for Me

Author: Ben Bahan
Publisher: Dawn Sign Press
ISBN: 0915035278
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents the American Sign Language handshapes for nouns, verbs, adjectives, pronouns, numbers, and letters.

The Everything Sign Language Book

Author: Irene Duke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781605507521
Release Date: 2009-03-17
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The appeal of American Sign Language (ASL) has extended beyond the Deaf community into the mainstream—it’s even popular as a class in high school and college. You are guided through the basics of ASL with clear instruction and more than 300 illustrations. With a minimum of time and effort, you will learn to sign: the ASL alphabet; questions and common expressions; numbers, money, and time. With info on signing etiquette, communicating with people in the Deaf community, and using ASL to aid child development, this book makes signing fun for the entire family.

My First Book of Sign Language

Author: Joan Holub
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 0439635829
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces young people to the sign language alphabet.

Sign to Learn

Author: Kirsten Dennis
Publisher: Redleaf Press
ISBN: 9781605543512
Release Date: 2005-09-22
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A guide for using American Sign Language as a teaching tool for young hearing children.

Learn to Sign the Fun Way

Author: Penny Warner
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 9780307557346
Release Date: 2010-06-30
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The perfect guide to signing for everyone! Never before has learning to sign been so simple and so much fun! Whether you are a teacher or a parent, this lively self-guided book of American Sign Language (ASL) will quickly become your kids' new favorite teacher! Learn to Sign the Fun Way goes beyond the manual alphabet and teaches the beautiful language of sign—the United States' fourth most pervasive language—in a simple, interactive format. Signers-to-be will discover: ·Great games to make learning ASL an entertaining adventure ·Activities for both the individual and the classroom ·Cool groups of signs that appeal esspecially to kids ·And much more! Kids love to sign, whether it be to communicate with a hearing-impaired individual or as a "secret" language with their friends. With this illustrated book they'll quickly and easily become signing superstars! Inside are cool signs for kids, including: ·People signs ·Alphabet and numbers ·Animals ·Food and drinks ·Home signs ·Clothing ·Color ·Sports ·Activity signs ·Thoughts and feelings ·Action signs ·Body parts ·School talk ·Calendar signs ·Silly and fun signs From the Trade Paperback edition.

Teach Your Tot to Sign

Author: Stacy A. Thompson
Publisher:
ISBN: 1563683113
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Family & Relationships

This pocket-size guide provides parents and teachers the opportunity to teach more than 500 basic American Sign Language (ASL) signs to their infants, toddlers, and young children.

The American Sign Language Phrase Book

Author: Barbara Bernstein Fant
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071642354
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Open up a whole new world of communication through ASL You can easily learn ASL with help from The American Sign Language Phrase Book. With more than 500 phrases, this is the reference guide to everyday expressions in American Sign Language, providing a quick way for you to converse with deaf people. Clearly illustrated with hundreds of line drawings, this book focuses on areas such as health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money, food and drink, and small talk. This edition's new chapter on technology boasts 50 phrases to help you communicate about the Internet, computing, video relay, and more. There is even a chapter that gives you phrases for communicating about signing: asking people to sign slower, indicating your fingerspelling ability, and requesting help with your fledgling skills. From asking simple questions (“How are you?”) to more complex phrases (“There's no sign for that, you have to fingerspell it.”), The American Sign Language Phrase Book gives you the power to communicate easily and comfortably in ASL.

Hands Hearts

Author: Donna Jo Napoli
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 9781613126349
Release Date: 2014-05-13
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A mother and daughter spend a sunny day at the beach together where they swim, dance, build sandcastles, and, most importantly, communicate. But their communication is not spoken; rather, it is created by loving hands that use American Sign Language. Readers will learn how to sign 15 words using American Sign Language with the help of sidebars that are both instructive and playful. And the beautifully illustrated beach scenes will appeal both to the deaf community and to hearing parents and children, who will enjoy this gentle introduction to some basic words in ASL. Hands & Hearts is a picture book unlike any other, revealing the special bond between mother and child. Praise for Hands & Hearts "A memorable excursion." --Kirkus Reviews "The book is recommended for libraries with an interest in ASL, and those in need of beach-themed picture books for the mommy-and-me crowd." --School Library Journal