Item description for Learn to Sign the Fun Way!: Let Your Fingers Do the Talking with Games, Puzzles, and Activities in American Sign Language by Penny Warner...
Overview Illustrates the American Sign Language forms for words on various topics, offers information on the language and the deaf community, and suggests exercises and games using the signs.
Publishers Description The perfect guide to signing for everyone Never before has learning to sign been so simple and so much fun Whether you are a teacher or a parent, this lively self-guided book of American Sign Language (ASL) will quickly become your kids' new favorite teacher "Learn to Sign the Fun Way" goes beyond the manual alphabet and teaches the beautiful language of sign--the United States' fourth most pervasive language--in a simple, interactive format. Signers-to-be will discover: -Great games to make learning ASL an entertaining adventure -Activities for both the individual and the classroom -Cool groups of signs that appeal esspecially to kids -And much more Kids love to sign, whether it be to communicate with a hearing-impaired individual or as a "secret" language with their friends. With this illustrated book they'll quickly and easily become signing superstars Inside are cool signs for kids, including: -People signs -Alphabet and numbers -Animals -Food and drinks -Home signs -Clothing -Color -Sports -Activity signs -Thoughts and feelings -Action signs -Body parts -School talk -Calendar signs -Silly and fun signs
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Studio: Three Rivers Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.16" Width: 7.44" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Apr 27, 2001
Publisher Three Rivers Press
ISBN 0761532633 ISBN13 9780761532637
Availability 0 units.
More About Penny Warner
Penny Warner has written over thirty books, including Smart Start for Your Baby, Baby Play & Learn, and Preschooler Play & Learn. She has a master's degree in special education and teaches child development at Diablo Valley College in San Ramon, California. She lives in Danville, California with her husband and has two grown children.
Penny Warner currently resides in Danville, in the state of California.
Reviews - What do customers think about Learn to Sign the Fun Way!: Let Your Fingers Do the Talking with Games, Puzzles, and Activities in American Sign Language?
too young Dec 28, 2007
This is a great book for a 7th or 8th grader but too young for a 16 year old. The information about this book gives no age it will be suitable for. A nice book for the right age. I am returning it.
Great for Teaching!! Aug 4, 2007
Illustrations are much clearer than in older sign language books. Signs are up-to-date, whereas a book like "The Joy of Signing" contains some antiquated signs. I very much enjoy teaching beginners sign language from this text. Very creative and fun!
Activity and Games May 14, 2007
It is excellent sign language book with activity and games to be fun!
The Kids Like It Nov 6, 2006
I teach ASL for high school foreign language credit. My students enjoy the games offered in this book. Good practice sentences for beginners.
Cool Aug 23, 2006
The book is fun. I found a couple pages where the answers didn't match the signs but it's still a fun book.