Think Literacy is a website from the Ontario Ministry of Education that provides literacy resources for grade 7-12 teachers.
Free On-line ASL resources:
Handspeak – this looks like a great site!
Life Print –some of basics
Start ASL – while free, is very clunky to use and contains a lot of advertising.
American Sign Language Resource Guide
Sound Apex - 60 Basic ASL Sign Language for Beginners
Free ASL App:
Marlee Signs App – a great app for iPhone/iPad – with good basics for free, more modules available to purchase
My Smart Hands - available in a free lite version or paid enhanced version. Designed to teach ASL to infants.
Recommended Paid On-line resource:
https://signingonline.com/ - this site is not free, but is highly recommended by teachers learning to become teachers of the deaf and hard of hearing
In this box you will find links with ideas to help motivate, connect and support readers. There are also ideas to foster a reading community.
Make sure to check out the top level page of
"Apps in the classroom"
for more app suggestions and tutorials
Not sure how the application would be beneficial? Watch these short video tutorials for a better understanding!
Ask your LCI for any usernames and passwords.
The following resources are available through Google Docs: