Sign Language


WINTER

Tentative Dates:  Thursdays, January 30; February 6, 13, 20, 27; March 5, 12, 19
Exclude Dates:  None
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 26 and April 2

SPRING

Tentative Dates:  Thursdays, April 16, 23, 30; May 7, 14, 21, 28; June 4
Exclude Dates:  None
Tentative Make Up Dates: June 11, 18

  • 4:30-5:15 Sign Language Club for Kids I for grades 2 and 3
  • 5:15-6:00 Sign Language Club for Kids II for grades 4 an 5
  • 6:00-6:45 Sign Language Course for teens and adults

Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour

Weeks of Program: 8 weeks

Location: Summit Community Center, 100 Morris Ave

$150 per session

Sign Language Club for Kids I & II:  Students will learn benefits of learning sign language, basic tips for fngerspelling, the alphabet, numbers, spelling names and fingerspelling practice.  Students will learn facial expressions, basic grammar, and vocabulary.  Students will learn a little bit about deaf culture as it relates to the deaf community.

No background knowledge is required, just come ready to learn and have fun!

Sign Language Course for teens and adults:   This course introduces the basics of American Sign Language. This course is designed for students with no or minimal sign language skills to develop basic skills in use of ASL and knowledge of Deaf culture. Emphasis on comprehension, production and interaction skills using basic grammatical features. ASL will be taught within contexts and related to everyday life experiences.