American Sign Language

Author: Adan R. Penilla
Publisher: Quickstudy
ISBN: 1572225580
Release Date: 2001-04-26
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

American Sign Language (ASL) is a vital communication skill which enables the practitioner to communicate with those who are hearing-impaired or otherwise unable to communicate verbally.

American Sign Language Conversation

Author: Barcharts, Inc.
Publisher:
ISBN: 1423228553
Release Date: 2015-12-31
Genre:

Essential sign language knowledge for use in conversation, this 6-page laminated guide covers the most important aspects of communicating in ASL. Includes photo examples of often-used words and phrases to illustrate concepts of action and/or movement that make communication clear while adding emotional emphasis that always makes for good conversation. Suggested uses: o Beginner - who would like to sign as a language whether needing to communicate with friends or family, those who may need signing for work, or those who like to be prepared for any kind of conversation o Instructors/Teachers/Professors - quick reference tool for continued use throughout a course o Students - quick and easy reference tool

Perfect Phrases in American Sign Language for Beginners

Author: Lou Fant
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071642392
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Reference

Quick and easy phrases in ASL for daily life Perfect Phrases for American Sign Language provides 150 essential phrases for hearing-impaired users of ASL and those who interact with them. ASL expert Barbara Bernstein Fant--carrying on the work of her late husband Lou--and illustrator Betty Miller make it easy for you to pick up key signs for everyday communication without having to have prior knowledge of signing. This handy reference is perfect for comfortably and confidently communicating with loved ones, coworkers, patients, or anyone who uses ASL.

Learn American Sign Language

Author: James W. Guido
Publisher: Wellfleet Press
ISBN: 9781627889278
Release Date: 2015-09-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

American Sign Language (ASL) is a vibrant, easy-to-learn language that is used by approximately half a million people each day. Current with the latest additions to ASL and filled with thousands of brand new photographs by Deaf actors, Learn American Sign Language is the most comprehensive guide of its kind. - Learn more than 800 signs, including signs for school, the workplace, around the house, out and about, food and drink, nature, emotions, small talk, and more. - Unlock the storytelling possibilities of ASL with classifiers, easy ways to modify signs that can turn "fishing" into "catching a big fish" and "walking" into "walking with a group." - Find out how to make sentences with signs, use the proper facial expressions with your signs, and other vital tips.

Sign Language Made Simple

Author: Karen B. Lewis
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 9780385488570
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Provides a step-by-step course for learning sign language, covering individual letters, common phrases, facial expressions, and body language

Introduction to American Deaf Culture

Author: Thomas K. Holcomb
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199777549
Release Date: 2013-01-17
Genre: Medical

Introduction to American Deaf Culture provides a fresh perspective on what it means to be Deaf in contemporary hearing society. The book offers an overview of Deaf art, literature, history, and humor, and touches on political, social and cultural themes.

Barron s Dictionary of American Sign Language

Author: Geoffrey S. Poor
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: 0764160893
Release Date: 2008-04-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Provies a graphic dictionary of common words and phrases used in American Sign Language, including instructions on facial expressions, hand positions, and movement.

Barron s 500 Flash Cards of American Sign Language

Author: Geoffrey S. Poor
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764162225
Release Date: 2009-04-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

"This boxed set of ASL flash cards features 500 signs, and is an essential reference tool for those learning to sign. Supplied in alphabetical order, nearly all signs are displayed with two photographs and directional arrows are included where appropriate, ensuring that handshapes are correctly formed so that signs are perfectly executed and communication is made effortless." --from guide.

Sign Language Ready Reference

Author: School Specialty Publishing
Publisher: Instructional Fair
ISBN: 0742407829
Release Date: 1999-01-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Blackline illustrations feature signs for the alphabet, numbers, colors, personal pronouns, possessives, interrogative words, days of the week, holiday greetings, and commonly used words, phrases, and directives. Also explains fingerspell. Students can keep all the facts right at their fingertips with this colorful two-sided ready reference card! Comes pre-punched for a three-ring binder and is laminated for years of use. 8 1/2" x 11" (22 x 28cm).

Deaf Like Me

Author: Thomas S. Spradley
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 0930323114
Release Date: 1985-01-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The parents of a child born without hearing describe their efforts to reach across the barrier of silence to teach their daughter to speak and enjoy a normal life

American Sign Language First 100 Words

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.

Medical Sign Language

Author: W. Joseph Garcia
Publisher: Charles C Thomas Pub Limited
ISBN: 0398048053
Release Date: 1983-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines


Signing Naturally

Author: Cheri Smith
Publisher: Dawn Sign Press
ISBN: 1581212100
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

An introduction to American Sign Language, this program supplements and reinforces classroom instruction and provides a way to review, practice, and retain what has been learned.