Learn sign language with this complete book & DVD package! Getting Started in Signing teaches students the basic words, phrases, and expressions of American Sign Language (ASL) using a simple, step-by-step approach. Students will learn everything they need to begin using sign language in practical, everyday situations from talking about family, to planning a party, to shopping at the mall.
The DVD features: · Finger spelling · Grammar · Vocabulary · Compound signs · Hand positioning · Parts of a sign · Expressing intonation
Two narrators introduce each situation and provide supplementary grammar and vocabulary. The narrators also sign as they speak, and subtitles appear on the screen whenever a new sign is introduced.
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About Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
Dr. Elaine Costello has been an educator and author associated with the field of deafness for more than twenty years. For ten years she was a classroom teacher and supervisor in schools for the deaf. She is now the director… More about Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
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Published by Living Language Feb 20, 2007| ISBN 9781400023547