American Sign Language 1

Jamie Perlowitz & Jen Civitarese

For Students 5th-9th grade
Sundays, Oct 6 – Dec 8, 2019
Period 2 | 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
$300 per semester for each course

ABOUT THE COURSE

Galileo's Classroom presents an American Sign Language course from Instructors Jamie Perlowitz and Jen Civitarese for students in grades 5-9.

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE 1

(5th-9th grade)

Do you know how a language is created? Do you want to be able to communicate across the room without even using your voice? Are you curious about Deaf Culture? This course will introduce the basic history of American Sign Language (ASL), conversational vocabulary, basic grammar, and tenets of the language. You’ll have the opportunity to learn to express yourself and understand others in this introduction to ASL. This course is great for someone who is ready to try something new and have a great time learning!

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS:

Jamie has been a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for the last 8 years in New Jersey. She graduated from The College of New Jersey with a Master of the Arts in teaching and Bachelor's Degree in Sociology. Jamie loves how expressive and beautiful American Sign Language is and loves teaching others new things; she looks forward to sharing the beauty of ASL with others.

Jen has been a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for 8 years in Mount Olive School District. She works with students across all grade levels. She graduated from The College of New Jersey with a Masters of the Arts in Education for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Jen loves the beauty of American Sign Language and the Deaf culture.
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LOCATION

We will meet in the ADP Center, which is in University Hall on the Montclair State University campus.

1 E Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043

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