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Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 2
Learning Assets: 0
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1.) Use the target language in the present time frame, including salutations, farewells, expressions of courtesy, likes, dislikes, feelings, emotions, agreement, disagreement, requests, descriptions, sequenced information, and cultural references where appropriate to interact in a variety of situations.

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 1
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 1
2.) Recognize basic physical and linguistic features of the target language used in common words and phrases.

Examples:

- physical features--nonmanual grammatical signals, hand dominance, parameters, body movement;

- linguistic features--classifiers; nouns versus verbs; temporal aspect; basic sentences involving negation, questions, and comments

•  Responding to basic instructions and questions
Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
3.) Identify main ideas and designated facts from signed narratives about familiar topics presented in the present time frame.

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
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Podcasts: 0
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4.) Create brief presentations in the target language about everyday topics using familiar and newly acquired vocabulary words and phrases and correct structure in the present time frame.

Examples: short autobiographies, descriptions of daily and leisure activities

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
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5.) Read aloud proverbs, short poems, and songs in the target language using appropriate syntax and grammar, facial expression, and body movement.

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
6.) Use appropriate nonverbal behavior in a variety of social situations and familiar settings.

Examples: personal space, hugging, eye contact, signals for gaining attention, nonmanual grammatical signals

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
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7.) Identify tangible and intangible products of a target culture, including symbols and expressive art forms.

Examples:

- tangible--teletypewriter for the Deaf (TTY), videophone, signaling devices;

- intangible--ABC stories, literature, relay services

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
8.) Identify information common to other school subjects and the target language community, including history, the arts, physical education, and science.

Examples:

- history--settlement of Martha's Vineyard;

- arts--Douglas Tilden, National Theater for the Deaf, Henry Kisor;

- physical education--creation of the huddle, umpire signals;

- science--deaf and hard of hearing scientists and their scientific works

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
9.) Identify similarities and differences between signed words and phrases and their parameters, including hand shape, palm orientation, movement, location, and nonmanual grammatical signals.

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
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Podcasts: 0
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10.) Compare customs of the target culture to those of other minority deaf cultures, including celebrations and traditions.

Examples:

- celebrations--Gallaudet Day and Deaf Awareness Day in the United States and "Learn to Sign Week" in England;

- traditions--greater number of residential schools in the United States, differences in sporting events, greater number of Deaf Club memberships in other countries

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
11.) Identify typical cultural activities and events of the target language community.

Examples: Deaf Awareness Day, sporting events, signed performances

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level I
All Resources: 0
Learning Assets: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Podcasts: 0
Web Resources: 0
12.) Identify situations and resources in which target language skills and cultural knowledge may be applied beyond the classroom setting.

Examples:

- situations--need for interpreters in businesses, courts, hospitals, and performances;

- resources--print media, entertainment, technology

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