American Sign Language II

8th-12th Grade [Monday, 12:35-2:00]

Sheila Ives - inhisfreedom@gmail.com

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Tuition: $40/mo

For returning ASL I students

A continuing course in ASL including:

  • Additional vocabulary building

  • Facial grammar rules

  • Additional ASL syntax rules

  • Additional exposure to deaf culture

  • (Note: the signs will no longer be in English word order)

 

Required resource books

  • RANDOM HOUSE WEBSTER’S AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE DICTIONARY, 2008 Edition (paperback), by Elaine Costello, PhD

  • BARRON’S E-Z AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (paperback), by David A. Stewart, EdD, (from Barnes & Noble, Amazon or Half.com)

 

Supplies

1” 3-ring binder, with pockets, loose-leaf paper, pen/pencil

Homework

2-3 hours/week consisting of reading/learning the concepts from the assigned chapter, memorization and practice of the new sign vocabulary each week, plus some additional outside assignments, most of which require internet access

Instructor

Sheila Ives, certified sign language interpreter with 32 years experience working with the deaf