American Sign Language: Greetings, The Alphabet, and More—American Sign Language, Level 1 (54:29)This program shows viewers how to sign each letter of the alphabet, then demonstrates the signs for introductions and greetings, family members, rooms in the house, animals, and question forms. Segments of the video are displayed first without and then with text so that viewers can test their understanding, and a story section allows for assessment of comprehension of longer conversations. Part of the series American Sign Language.
An Introductory Course in American Sign Language (41:52)This program provides an understanding of the nature of American Sign Language and sufficient vocabulary to permit reasonable communication with the Deaf and hard-of-hearing. The program covers finger spelling, numbers, common phrases, and specialized signs.
Expressing Emotions in American Sign Language (ASL) (00:45)Sharing your feelings and emotions when signing is easy because American Sign Language (ASL) is naturally so expressive. Although many emotions have their own sign—like the ones illustrated in this video—some feelings and emotions can be transmitted with minimal Sign and a lot of facial expression.