High School ASL 1
High School American Sign Language 1
Instructor: Tabitha Colburn
Phone: 843-991-8215 (Text only)
Grades: 9th-12th grade (1 high school credit)
Monthly Cost: $35
Material Fee: $22
Supplies Required: 3 ring binder 1 inch, loose-leaf papers and pencils or pens
Book Required: Master ASL! Level One and Master ASL! Fingerspelling, Numbers, and Glossing by Jason E. Zinza. Order from www.signmedia.com and get Master ASL! Level One Package (can be used again if taking ASL 2/3 after this class) They also can be found on Ebay, Amazon, and Facebook marketplace.
Course Description: This class is designed to provide the student with a knowledge and understanding of American Sign Language (ASL), with an emphasis on fingerspelling, sentence structure, grammar, vocabulary, facial expressions, and awareness of the Deaf population, There will be homework, in class group projects, tests, and involve with Deaf community. Students are encouraged to attend events where ASL is used and for them to mingle and communicate with Deaf people and other students of ASL. There will be no voice in the classroom.