Signing Made Easy

Author: Rod R. Butterworth
ISBN: 1439510377
Release Date: 2008-07-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This comprehensive guide to American Sign Language features more than 3,500 separate signs, a step-by-step approach to signing, and exercises and drills to increase speed and understanding

Public Library Catalog

Author: Juliette Yaakov
Publisher: Hw Wilson Co
ISBN: 0824210395
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Highly recommended reference works in all subject areas and non-fiction books for adults, plus information on electronic editions when available. More than 8,000 books in the main volume. More than 2,400 new titles in annual paperbound supplements. More than 2,000 analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

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


Author: Association of College and Research Libraries
ISBN: 00094978
Release Date: 1994

Bibliographic Guide to Education

ISBN: 0816171386
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Education

... lists publications cataloged by Teachers College, Columbia University, supplemented by ... The Research Libraries of The New York Publica Library.

The American Sign Language Phrase Book

Author: Barbara Bernstein Fant
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071642354
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Open up a whole new world of communication through ASL You can easily learn ASL with help from The American Sign Language Phrase Book. With more than 500 phrases, this is the reference guide to everyday expressions in American Sign Language, providing a quick way for you to converse with deaf people. Clearly illustrated with hundreds of line drawings, this book focuses on areas such as health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money, food and drink, and small talk. This edition's new chapter on technology boasts 50 phrases to help you communicate about the Internet, computing, video relay, and more. There is even a chapter that gives you phrases for communicating about signing: asking people to sign slower, indicating your fingerspelling ability, and requesting help with your fledgling skills. From asking simple questions (“How are you?”) to more complex phrases (“There's no sign for that, you have to fingerspell it.”), The American Sign Language Phrase Book gives you the power to communicate easily and comfortably in 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.

Signing Illustrated

Author: Mickey Flodin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 039953041X
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Groups signs with similar shapes and movements in chapters such as numbers, money and quantity, and thoughts, emotions, and ideas, with new sections on the latest computer and technology signs.

Religious Signing

Author: Elaine Costello
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 9780553386196
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A revised edition of an interdenominational guide to religious sign language demonstrates how to use each sign in its proper context, incorporates twenty new signs devoted to the Muslim faith, and reworks prayers to put them in American Sign Language instead of Signed English. Original.

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

Publisher: Cartwheel Books
ISBN: 0545056578
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Featuring illustrations and a simple kid-friendly design, this reference book for the youngest readers makes learning sign language fun and easy.

The Pocket Dictionary of Signing

Author: Rod R. Butterworth
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 039951743X
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Demonstrates the Ameslan sign language gestures for six hundred words and includes memory aids for recalling each sign

Signing for Kids

Author: Mickey Flodin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399533206
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An introduction to the expressive language of the deaf, organized by subject areas, including pets, people, numbers, sports, travel, science, thoughts and feelings, and places.

Sign Language for Everyone

Author: Cathy Rice
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
ISBN: 078526986X
Release Date: 2005-04-15
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

More than six hundred drawings show the hand signs for words, including Christian terms, basic to communicating with the deaf and teach readers how to think of words as if deaf.