American Sign Language Vocabulary,
Phrases, Games & Activities
Signing Fun: American Sign Language Vocabulary, Phrases, Games, and Activities is a great book for age 11 and up.
Signing is visual, easy to learn, and fun to use. Author Penny Warner offers 441 useful signs on a variety of favorite topics: activities, animals, fashion, food, holidays, home, outdoors, parties, people, places, play, emotions, school, shopping, travel, plus extra fun signs for especially popular words.
Each chapter includes practice sentences using everyday phrases to help new signers learn in a fun way.
Signing Fun provides dozens of entertaining games and activities, too, such as:
Finger Fun Gesture Guess
Mime and Sign
Snap and Sign
Truth or Sign.
It also features a list of tips on how to sign, including how to fingerspell, use numbers, and communicate with deaf people.
Whimsical drawings clearly illustrate all of the signs, and a full index lists all of their English meanings for quick reference. Signing Fun is a terrific first book for learning sign while having a great time.
Penny Warner is a child development instructor and author of more than 40 books in Danville, CA.
192 pages, 952 illustrations, index.