Learning about depiction in ASL in “Neil deGrasse Tyson: Want Scientifically Literate Children?” – Simultaneous

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Depiction in ASL

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: 

To practice production of depiction when interpreting in ASL (specifically roleshift/constructed action & dialogue)

In this video, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson shares his ideas about how to help children become scientifically literate. […]

By | 2018-03-28T20:52:24+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Simultaneous Interpreting, Activity, Novice, Depiction, 20 mins, English to ASL, Message Coherence|Comments Off on Learning about depiction in ASL in “Neil deGrasse Tyson: Want Scientifically Literate Children?” – Simultaneous

Learning about Comprehending Foreign Signers in “Cultural Heritage Vignettes ASL Part II”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed: Cultural Competency

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: 

To learn about Comprehending Foreign Signers from an ASL text.

In this video, Mr. Hongyu Xu, introduces viewers to the Chinese martial art of Taijiquan.

Prediction

You will watch a video in which Mr. […]

By | 2018-03-28T20:39:02+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Language focus, ASL to English, Activity, Novice, Cultural Competency, 20 mins|Comments Off on Learning about Comprehending Foreign Signers in “Cultural Heritage Vignettes ASL Part II”

Learning about Chunking Skills “Three Basic Principles of Personal Finance”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed: Chunking skills/Spatial Structuring

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: 

To learn about Chunking Skills from an English text.

In this video, Aaron Patzer provides a short introduction to personal finance management.

Preparation

You will […]

By | 2018-03-28T20:30:59+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Consecutive Interpreting, Activity, Novice, 20 mins, English to ASL, Message Coherence|Comments Off on Learning about Chunking Skills “Three Basic Principles of Personal Finance”

Learning about Informal Register in “#NAD2018 Call for Workshops”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed: Spatial Structuring; Message Coherence

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: 

To learn about Informal Register in an ASL text.

In this video, Lizzie Sorkin invites community members to submit proposals for workshops at the upcoming NAD biennial conference.

Prediction

You will watch […]

By | 2018-03-27T23:37:32+00:00 March 27th, 2018|ASL to English, Activity, Novice, 20 mins, Message Coherence|Comments Off on Learning about Informal Register in “#NAD2018 Call for Workshops”

Learning about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence in “Paul Dudis”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed: Spatial Structuring; Message Coherence

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective:  To learn about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence from an ASL text.

In this video, Dr. Paul Dudis provides a short introduction to the Department of Linguistics at Gallaudet University.

Prediction

You will watch a video in […]

By | 2018-03-27T14:54:04+00:00 March 27th, 2018|ASL to English, Activity, Novice, 20 mins, Message Coherence|Comments Off on Learning about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence in “Paul Dudis”

Analyzing “Leader VS Activist”

  • 0:06 – THROW-something
    • I would like to share my opinion about…
    • This is just my two cents.
    • I want to share my thoughts on…
  • 0:56 – ORDER++
    • A person who commands…
    • Someone who gives a lot of orders…
    • Somebody who gives directions to others…
  • 1:07 – INVOLVE
    • Anyone who is involved in a protest.
    • […]

By | 2018-03-27T14:44:49+00:00 March 27th, 2018|ASL to English, Activity, Novice, 20 mins, Semantic Equivalence|Comments Off on Analyzing “Leader VS Activist”

Learning about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence in “Paul Dudis”

Paul Dudis introduces the Gallaudet Department of LinguisticsDeveloped by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Spatial Structuring; Message Coherence

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: 

To learn about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence from an ASL text.

In this video, Dr. Paul Dudis provides a short introduction to […]

By | 2017-11-01T21:38:50+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, Intermediate, 20 mins, Message Coherence|Comments Off on Learning about Spatial Structuring and Message Coherence in “Paul Dudis”

Learning about depiction in ASL in “Neil deGrasse Tyson: Want Scientifically Literate Children?” – Re-telling

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Depiction in ASL

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: To practice production of depiction when interpreting in ASL (specifically roleshift/constructed action & dialogue)

In this video, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson shares his ideas about how to help children become scientifically literate. In […]

By | 2018-03-28T21:02:01+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Language focus, Activity, Interpreter, Novice, Depiction, 20 mins, English to ASL, Summarization|Comments Off on Learning about depiction in ASL in “Neil deGrasse Tyson: Want Scientifically Literate Children?” – Re-telling

Learning about semantic equivalence in “Leader VS Activist”

Developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  ASL semantics

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective: To consider the possible English translations of a number of signs in an ASL text.

In this video, Tar Gillman compares and contrasts the terms ‘leader’ and ‘activist.’ In his VLOG, Tar uses […]

By | 2017-10-18T23:31:36+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, Intermediate, 20 mins, Semantic Equivalence|Comments Off on Learning about semantic equivalence in “Leader VS Activist”

Identifying Spatial Structuring in “MJ Bienvenu ASL Bio”

In this video, Dr. MJ Bienvenu introduces herself in ASL.

Activity developed by Mark Halley

Competencies Addressed:  Spatial structuring and message coherence

Time Required for Activity: 20 mins

Objective(s): To identify spatial structuring in an ASL text.

Prediction

Dr. MJ Bienvenu introduces herself in this video and talks about her background as […]

By | 2017-10-18T23:35:09+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Activity, Interpreter, Novice, Discourse Mapping, 20 mins|Comments Off on Identifying Spatial Structuring in “MJ Bienvenu ASL Bio”