American Sign Language Teacher Resources
Let us give you a hand with planning! These resources will assist you and your students as they master American sign language.
Showing 1 - 20 of 185 resources
American Sign Language Song Project
Engage your pupils in American Sign Language by bringing music into the curriculum. Groups select appropriate songs and spend time in class translating the lyrics into ASL before presenting in front of the class. Music and props are encouraged to liven up the presentations.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 4 Downloads
ASL 1: Lesson 1
Experience lesson one of an extensive American Sign Language series! Whether you are teaching ASL or learning it as a communication tool to use in your special education class, this lesson is great! Foundational signs, such as finger spelling, basic grammar forms, and vocabulary, are covered.
K - Higher Ed Special Education 56 Views 347 Downloads
Role play! It's time for learners to interact and practice their vocabulary in context. American Sign Language learners are given different scenarios and are encouraged to converse with others utilizing their new vocabulary. Great scenarios provided.
10th - Higher Ed Languages 3 Views 6 Downloads
"Some Excellent Dumb Discourse:" Caliban as native American
Explore The Tempest and how language and power are intertwined in the play. Through a series of questions (provided) and an intense activity that has groups translate Caliban's speech into American Sign Language, learners recognize similarities and differences between Caliban's language and ASL.
11th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 6 Downloads
American Sign Language History and Practice
Is fingerspelling a popular way to communicate in American Sign Language? Actually, only about 15% of a conversation between Deaf people uses fingerspelling! Learn more about Deaf history and review a variety of general strategies for learning ASL.
9th - 12th Languages 3 Views 20 Downloads
American Sign Language—Food
Teach your American Sign Language class how to sign basic food items like pizza, apple, and orange. Lots of graphics (included) are used to play a game of concentration. Note: You'll have to be familiar with the signs themselves before you begin because no description of the signs is provided.
5th - 12th Languages 12 Views 14 Downloads
Educational apps reviews are available to members
Designed for the deaf, and useful for learners of American or British Sign Language, this tool models the signs for selected words. Entire books can be read aloud by a narrator, with options for displaying subtitles or an onscreen interpreter.
Pre-K - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 2 Downloads
Master ASL Unit Two: Directionality
What is directionality? Pronouns are imbedded in many signs used in American Sign Language. Teach your class some of the most common directional verbs and give them opportunities for practice. End this short day with a brief comprehension quiz for assessment.
6th - 8th Languages 3 Views 7 Downloads
American Sign Language F
In this American Sign language, letter f, handwriting worksheet, students trace and print both capital and lowercase f, 8 times each. A computer animation that shows students how to print the letters is provided. A picture of American Sign Language F is provided.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads
American Sign Language G
In this American Sign Language, letter G, handwriting worksheet, students trace and print both capital and lowercase g, 8 times each. A computer animation that shows students how to print the letters is provided. A picture of the American Sign Language G is provided.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
American Sign Language H
In this American Sign Language, letter H, handwriting activity, students trace and print both capital and lowercase H, 8 times each. A computer animation that shows students how to print the letters is provided. A picture of American Sign Language H is also provided.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
ASL Lesson 18
Have a discussion, review nouns, and practice speaking using ASL. Lesson 18 of 30+ extensive lessons on using American Sign Language covers classifiers, coded English, and asking questions. Each link embedded in the instructional activity provides a visual aide so you sign what you say correctly.
2nd - Higher Ed Special Education 3 Views 11 Downloads