Learn American Sign Language

Author: Russell Scott Rosen
Publisher: Wellfleet
ISBN: 9781577151074
Release Date: 2015-10-13
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Here is the ultimate guide to learning American Sign Language including finger spelling, numbers, inflections, hand shapes.

Learning to See

Author: Sherman Wilcox
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 1563680599
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Education

Presents the steps necessary to design a curriculum for teaching training interpreters. This revised edition reflects the significant gains in recognition that deaf people and their native language - American Sign Language - have achieved in recent years.

Learning American Sign Language in High School

Author: Russell S. Rosen
Publisher:
ISBN: 1563686422
Release Date: 2015-05-15
Genre: Education

"With the increase of American Sign Language being offered as a foreign language in high schools, this book addresses issues to better prepare high schools in their recruitment and education of new ASL students"--

Knack American Sign Language

Author: Suzie Chafin
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781599218328
Release Date: 2009-08-04
Genre: Family & Relationships

While learning a new language isn't a “knack” for everyone, Knack American Sign Language finally makes it easy. The clear layout, succinct information, and topic-specific sign language partnered with high-quality photos enable quick learning. By a “bilingual” author whose parents were both deaf, and photographed by a design professor at the leading deaf university, Gallaudet, it covers all the basic building blocks of communication. It does so with a view to each reader's reason for learning, whether teaching a toddler basic signs or communicating with a deaf coworker. Readers will come away with a usable knowledge base rather than a collection of signs with limited use. · 450 full-color photos · American Sign Language · Intended for people who can hear · Can be used with babies and young children

Communicating in Sign

Author: Diane P. Chambers
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780684835204
Release Date: 1998-07-08
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Places ASL within the context of Deaf culture

American Sign Language

Author: Charlotte Baker-Shenk
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 0930323874
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Education

The second volume in a three-volume guide that introduces beginning students to conversational American Sign Language (ASL).

Essential ASL

Author: Martin L. A. Sternberg
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062734280
Release Date: 1996-06-27
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Includes over seven hundred of the most frequently used signs in American sign language, as well as signs for fifty common phrases

American Sign Language

Author: Dennis Cokely
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 0930323866
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Education

The first volume in a three-volume guide that introduces beginning students to conversational American Sign Language (ASL).

What Is Sign Language

Author: Deborah Kent
Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 0766037711
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Begins with the story of Beanca, a girl who was born deaf and uses American Sign Language (ASL) to communicate, and then goes on to explain the history of ASL"--Provided by publisher.

Picture Yourself Learning American Sign Language Level 1

Author: Janna M. Sweenie
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781598636642
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Picture Yourself Learning American Sign Language, Level 1 makes learning to sign fun and easy, providing the building blocks to help you master your comprehension of American Sign Language (ASL) at the beginner level. Using a whole-body approach to signin

American Sign Language the Easy Way

Author: David Alan Stewart
Publisher: URJ Books and Music
ISBN: 0764134280
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A clear and easy approach to learning American Sign Language, updated to cover vocabulary related to new technological developments.

The American Sign Language Handshape Dictionary

Author: Richard A. Tennant
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 1563680432
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Education

Organizes 1,600-plus ASL signs by 40 basic hand shapes rather than in alphabetical word order. This format allows users to search for a sign that they recognize but whose meaning they have forgotten or for the meaning of a new sign they have seen for the first time. The entries include descriptions of how to form each sign to represent the varying terms they might mean. Index of English glosses only. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Sign me fine

Author: Laura Greene
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 0930323769
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces American Sign Language and emphasized how its structure differs from English. Includes ASL sentences, sign games, poetry, and music.

A basic course in American Sign Language

Author: Tom Humphries
Publisher: T J Pub Inc
ISBN: 0932666434
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presented in textbook form, the book contains 22 lessons, each one providing illustrations and two to four basis explanations of the language structures to be learned.