Instructor: Pamela Ferraro
Phone: 321-536-5199 (call/text)
Tuition: $TBD per month ($/semester)
Material Fee: $TBD per semester
1) Signing Illustrated by Mickey Flodin, 15 Chapters, End of Chapter Sheets: Homework, History, People, Terminology, Basic Handshapes
2) Internet: Lifeprint (Bill Vicars)/ASLUniversity (http://www.lifeprint.com/)
3) Notebook, paper, pencils; access to the internet for homework
Pre-Requisites: Parents are always welcomed and encouraged; min/max # students 4/10
Description: Introductory topics which include but are not limited to: basic vocabulary, grammar, history, fingerspelling, numbers, terminology and Deaf culture. The course will require at least 50% online contact-hours in drills, lessons and research.
Additional Topics and Perspectives: Parameters of a Sign and Poetry, Sign Language Continuum Perspective SE, PSE, ASL, Ear Anatomy: Basic, Glossing: Worship Signing, Additional People, Deaf Missions Devotions, Exploration of other Countries Sign Language
Class Procedures: Quizzes and Drills to warm up, application of homework online studies in class and the use of time for enacting, presentations, and glossing worship in Sign. That portion of the class should be in Sign Only with voicing only used for additional clarifications and the glossing/grammar portions.
Homework Suggested Schedule:
Day 1: Class Day
Day 2: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), Signing Illustrated & Additional Sign Language Assignments
Day 3: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Lesson
Day 4: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Vocabulary Quiz
Day 5: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Video Practice Quiz
All assignments and attendance are compiled, recorded and graded with the final grading assigned by the Teacher (Parent).