This product was developed as a supplement for teaching deaf and hard of hearing students using the Reading Milestones (c) reading curriculum. You do not HAVE TO use this curriculum to use this product but the sequence of vocabulary introduction matches that curriculum.
Also, you will notice that the vocabulary is written in a way that introduces English in a very structured way. The verbs used at this point in the program are in present progressive form. This structure allows students to create grammatically correct sentences early on.
Important note about the differences between ASL and English. The signs provided are static. However, in signed language, the signs change according to context. It is important that the students are able to differentiate signs according to context. The signs provided are just one representation of the English context.
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The video is titled
ASL Word cards set 5 and 6
If you teach beginning readers who use sign language as their main method of communication, please consider checking out my other ASL resources.
ASL Word cards Set 1 and 2
ASL Word cards Set 3 and 4
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 1
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 2
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 3
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 4
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 5
ASL Sign, Spell, Clip Set 6
American Sign Language Reading Supplement
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