Learning about ASL Semantics “Sexist Sign?”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  ASL semantics

Time Required for Activity: 10 mins

Objective: 

To learn about ASL semantics of a particular ASL sign and consider how to interpret discussion of this sign into English.

In this short video, Jay Krieger asks whether a particular ASL sign is sexist. […]

By | 2018-04-20T01:01:17+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Language focus, ASL to English, Activity, Interpreter, Novice, 10 mins, Cultural Competency, Semantic Equivalence|Comments Off on Learning about ASL Semantics “Sexist Sign?”

Learning about ASL Semantics “Sexist Sign?”

Jay Krieger on sexist signsDeveloped by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  ASL Semantics

Time Required for Activity: 10 mins

Objective:  To learn about ASL semantics of a particular ASL sign and consider how to interpret discussion of this sign into English.

In this short video, Jay Krieger asks whether a […]

By | 2017-11-01T19:17:19+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, 10 mins, Intermediate|Comments Off on Learning about ASL Semantics “Sexist Sign?”

Learning about fingerspelling in “Meet Roberta Cordano, The First Female, Deaf President Of Gallaudet University”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Fingerspelling

Time Required for Activity: 10 mins

Objective: To improve fingerspelling reception from an ASL text.

In this video, Roberta “Bobbi” Cordano is interviewed about being the president of Gallaudet University.

Prediction

You will watch a video in which Roberta “Bobbi” Cordano […]

By | 2018-02-19T18:37:31+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, 10 mins, Intermediate, Receptive Fingerspelling|Comments Off on Learning about fingerspelling in “Meet Roberta Cordano, The First Female, Deaf President Of Gallaudet University”

Developing cultural competency and prediction skills in “Hartman, Ronald”

In this 2:37 video, Ronald Hartman provides testimony to a government official about his experience using Video Relay Interpreting (VRI) in a medical setting.

Activity developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Cultural competency and other (prediction skills)

Time Required for Activity: 10 mins

Objective(s): To use background knowledge and cultural competency […]

By | 2017-10-18T23:34:07+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, Novice, 10 mins, Cultural Competency|Comments Off on Developing cultural competency and prediction skills in “Hartman, Ronald”

Identifying Fingerspelling in “The NAD Responds to Charlottesville”

In this video, Howard Rosenblum, CEO of the National Association of the Deaf, speaks on behalf of the NAD in response to the violence in Charlottesville in August 2017.   You will predict, watch, and then review the fingerspelled words in the video.  

Activity developed by Mark […]

By | 2017-10-18T23:43:54+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, Novice, 10 mins, Receptive Fingerspelling|Comments Off on Identifying Fingerspelling in “The NAD Responds to Charlottesville”