American Sign Language

This media was designed to teach sign language to teachers and parents of deaf children. Students can also learn the fundamentals of this language in order to communicate with friends and classmates who use signing as their primary means of communication. 
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On The Other Hand: Lesson 118
On The Other Hand: Lesson 118

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Vocabulary covered is signs used at schools. They talk about ordinal numbers and how the are used as adjectives and adverbs. They look at non-manual features that serve as adverbs to change the...
On The Other Hand: Lesson 113
On The Other Hand: Lesson 113

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This lesson looks at the past and how signs change to meet the need of the users. In the past 75 years the signs have moved inward and upward. Another change is how two separate signs were paired...
On The Other Hand: Lesson 120
On The Other Hand: Lesson 120

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Prefixes and suffixes are explained. They touch on different kinds of classifiers, signs for recreational activities and talk about deaf cultures.
On The Other Hand: Lesson 104
On The Other Hand: Lesson 104

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One section of this lesson shows how to form signs in occupations and discusses how the "person marker" is used in sign language. They also cover the 4 aspects that make up every sign.