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Connecting through American Sign Language

Grades 7-10, rising
Learn about the exciting world of deaf culture and American Sign Language! In this camp you’ll discover the manual alphabet, numbers 1-100, and basic conversational sign language. You’ll soon be able to communicate with your teacher and fellow students through a signed-only conversation. You’ll also leave fully equipped with the tools needed to continue developing your signing skills. Instructor: Michel Swafford.
Course # 15SU816 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/8/2015-6/12/2015, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Conference Center, downtown Knoxville

Deaf Language & Culture
Grades 7-10, rising
Prerequisite: Connecting through American Sign Language.
Continue developing your signing skills as you learn about deaf culture as well as the grammar of ASL, including its number systems, classifier system, syntax, temporal aspect, role shifting, and storysigning. You’ll even sign your favorite story as a final storytelling activity! Instructor: Michel Swafford.
Course # 15SU828 Fee: $119
Mon.-Fri., 6/15/2015-6/19/2015, 9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Conference Center, downtown Knoxville

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