ASL: Conversational

Course #:

ASL

2-731

Division:

Foreign Language

Department:

ASL

Suggested Age:

10-12 (or see instructor)

Prerequisites:

none

ASL: Conversational

Course Description:

Purpose

The course introduces students to the basic building blocks of American Sign Language such as finger-spelling, numbers, colors, family signs, and short conversations.

Practicing at home is essential for success in the class, as there will be new vocabulary weekly.

Curriculum/Materials:

  • "Learn to Sign the Fun Way" by Penny Warner ISBN-13:  978-0761532637 (order through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or ebay)

  • Supplemental Notebook (order through ODA Bookstore)