Let's all sign!

Heller, Irma; Manning, Diane; Pavur, Debbie; Wagner, Karen
January 1998
Teaching Exceptional Children;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p50
Academic Journal
Reports on the sign language program at the Newcomb College Nursery School located on the campus of Tulane University. Circumstances surrounding the commencement of the program; Information on the accrediting of the school by the National Association for the Education of Young Children; How sign language was integrated into the curriculum; Details on a study of the program; What the study found; Indications of the results. INSETS: Research on signing;Signing resources.


Related Articles

  • Signing Songs. MacMillan, Kathleen Kelly // School Library Journal;Sep2007, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p68 

    The article reviews the educational DVD release "Signing Songs," by the company Gifted Learning Project

  • Integrated Preschool Physical Education Curriculum.  // Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly;Apr1996, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p211 

    Focuses on a study by G.M. Dummer and others entitled `A Physical Education Curriculum For All Preschool Students, 1995,' from original publication of `Teaching Exceptional Children'. Design of curriculum; Goal areas of the curriculum; Objectives for goal areas; Authors' suggestions.

  • Untitled.  // Education Week;9/15/93, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p11 

    Reports on the decision of the Dade County school board in Florida to ban retention in kindergarten and first grade. Launching of a curriculum; Risk for those retained; Number of kindergartens and first graders retained in 1992; Provision of the new rule.

  • The Case for a World SIGN Language for All of Us to Use. Job, Eena // Social Alternatives;Oct90, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p52 

    Ponders on the universality of sign language. Differences of sign languages; Misconceptions about sign language; Need for a universal sign language.

  • A study of the tactual reception of sign language. Reed, Charlotte M.; Delhorne, Lorraine A. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Apr95, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p477 

    Reports on a study in which ten experienced deaf-blind users of either American Sign Language (ASL) or Pidgin Sign English (PSE) participated in experiments to determine their ability to receive signed materials including isolated signs and sentences. Misperception of individual phonological...

  • A New Approach to Typologize Sign Languages. Tang, Wai-lan Gladys // Journal of Deaf Studies & Deaf Education;Summer2012, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p384 

    No abstract available.

  • Animal signs.  // Highlights for Children;Oct94, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p39 

    States that people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing often use sign language to communicate and shows how to make sign language words for several animals. Dog; Cat; Owl; Skunk; Turtle; Elephant.

  • Calendar.  // Central Penn Business Journal;4/26/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p27 

    A calendar of events for Pennsylvania from April-May 2013 is presented which includes Fifth Annual Cinco de Mayo Regional Mixer Fiesta, Adult Congenital Heart Association, Congenital Heart Walk and Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing, American Sign Language class.

  • Introduction to sign language at LCHEC.  // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);11/27/2013, Vol. 140 Issue 48, p4A 

    The article reports on the Introduction to American Sign Language, being started at The Lampasas County Higher Education Center (LCHEC) in January 2014.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics