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Teachers Guide & Videotape: Asl Literature Series Includes Ben Bahan

Teachers Guide & Videotape: Asl Literature Series Includes

Ben Bahan

Published January 1st 1994
ISBN : 9780915035212
Hardcover
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Studying a community or a culture through its literature is a necessary and vital element of any foreign language curriculum. The ASL Literature Series can be used as a component of ASL, Deaf Studies, or bilingual curricula for hearing and deafMoreStudying a community or a culture through its literature is a necessary and vital element of any foreign language curriculum. The ASL Literature Series can be used as a component of ASL, Deaf Studies, or bilingual curricula for hearing and deaf students.Ben Bahans allegorical fable, Bird of a Different Feather, explores the experience of a bird living with a family of eagles. Rather than accepting the birds differences, the eagle family tries to apply a pathological approach to raising the bird. It is an odyssey familiar to many Deaf people.Sam Supallas For a Decent Living is a novella in which the protagonist is a deaf boy on a journey to find his Deaf identity. Escaping from his unsympathetic hearing family, he faces the continuing dilemma of proving himself to his family, the Deaf community, and society at large.The Teachers Guide shows you how to use the products and make the most of classroom time. Each chapter contains special activities and lesson plans with detailed steps to follow.