Course: American Sign Language

Project: Biographies and Deaf Culture

 

   

 You will be doing a research project on deaf culture - biographies, sign languages and major events.  Use the resources below. 

 

If a title is underlined, it is an online resource that the county has purchased.  When working from home, you must use the login/password information located in Edline under Media Center.
 

 OS GRVL 

Gale Virtual Reference Library - type your search term in the box at the top
Historical Newspapers  Historical Newspapers. Some really old stuff here.  Give it a try (hint: Milan Conference of 1800). 
Britannica School  Encyclopedia Britannica.  General subjects.  Use the "High School" section. 
 Wikipedia   Wikipedia.  Yes you're allowed to use Wikipedia for this project.  Enter your topic in the search box.  Helpful Hints using Wikipedia. 
 Biography Ref Bank  Biography Reference Bank (HW Wilson).  You'll find anyone here! 
 Biography.com    Biography.com. 
   
Deaflympics

Deaflympics 

USADeaflympics 

US DeafSports 

2009 Deaflympics 

Milan Conference

of 1880

Milan 1880 

Milan 1880 History 

 

Dummy Hoy

Dummy Hoy 

Hoy Hall of Fame 

Biography 

SEE Sign

SEE 

Handvoices 

Rochester Method The Rochester Method 
Cued Speech

Cued Speech 

About Cued Speech 

What is...? 

Pidgin Sign English

Pingin 

Total Communication

About 

Beginnings 

Auditory/Oral

Auditory/Oral 

 

   

Presentation

 

 Glogster   You wll be creating a Glog - an interactive poster - to present your material to the class.  You will receive a login/password (they are both the same) to use for this project.  Please do not change any of the account settings - you are a temporary user.