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Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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1.) Apply the target language to support and defend opinions and preferences, to propose and support solutions to issues and problems, and to express needs and desires, including the use of circumlocution, body language, and other creative means to convey and comprehend messages in all time frames.

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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2.) Interpret complex materials in the target language using learned structures and tenses.

•  Interpreting humor, irony, simile, and metaphor in authentic prose and poetry selections
Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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3.) Create original prose and poetry presentations in the target language using appropriate vocabulary and learned structures and time frames.

Examples: stories, poems, dramatizations

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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4.) Relate the role of historic events to the development of the target culture.

Examples: French influence on American Sign Language, Civil Rights Act and its influence on special education, debates of Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Gallaudet regarding oral versus manual approach

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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5.) Trace cultural developments of the target culture.

Examples: expressive art forms, contemporary or historical issues

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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6.) Describe linguistic features and literary styles of prose and poetry found in the target language and in English.

•  Identifying major deaf and hearing authors
Examples: Henry Kisor, Carol Padden, Leah Cohen, Cheryl Heppner

•  Identifying interpreted poetry and its English equivalent
Example: "The Raven" and "Jabberwocky"

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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•  Compare the complex elements of the target language and English.
Examples: vocabulary, linguistic features used to express various time frames and moods, figurative language, multiple meanings

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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8.) Describe similarities and differences that exist within a target culture.

•  Explaining how members of the target culture view the majority culture
•  Describing local, regional, and national differences of the target language
Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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9.) Create authentic activities for a target culture event.

Examples: signed skits, songs, art displays

Languages Other Than English (Foreign Languages) (2006)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
American Sign Language Level IV
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10.) Use language skills and cultural knowledge for practical life applications.

Examples: participating in Deaf Clubs or American Sign Language Clubs; attending local, regional, or state events sponsored by the Deaf community

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