Practice makes perfect

Learning ASL has been a great journey that has only just begun. As our class comes to a close I know that I will continue to commit to the goal of becoming fluent in ASL. Lately, I have been very busy as summer moves in; family time gets busier, work gets busier, and internship is fast… Continue reading Practice makes perfect

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I can “speak!”

While I am still learning many different words in sign language, I am beginning to put words together in sentences which are really cool. When I watch Switched at Birth, I can pick up a few signs but I cannot always follow exactly what they say because they often sign fast. Here is a video… Continue reading I can “speak!”

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Making conversation.. learning along the way

This week I am on to challenge #2 for the ASL club on Facebook! Challenge #2 entails finger spelling 10 words– without posting the answers– and getting a chance to network with the other learners in the club through their guesses and answers. Next week I will post the answers in the comment section of… Continue reading Making conversation.. learning along the way

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Digging Deeper..

When I began my journey, the first resource I found and continue to use the most is Rochelle Barlow’s ASL in 31 days. Through her program, I joined a facebook challenge group and.. as promised, I completed my first challenge: Introducing myself to the challenge group! In this video, I introduce myself by finger spelling… Continue reading Digging Deeper..

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Another Door Opens: ASL & Deaf Culture

I am so thrilled to announce that I have found more online communities and resources to guide me along my learning journey with ASL (American sign language). When I first began this journey I searched for ASL communities via Twitter and Facebook and only found one. This week, I wanted to challenge myself and find… Continue reading Another Door Opens: ASL & Deaf Culture

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Over the Moon with ASL

I am on week 2 of learning ASL and I am so excited! Rochelle Barlow has been an incredible online resource for learning ASL. Right now, I am learning signs for requests and questions, time, and places. As I move forward in my journey with ASL I am becoming more motivated and excited each day! I cannot… Continue reading Over the Moon with ASL

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Day 1- The ASL Alphabet

My search for online resources and networks for learning ASL, beyond Pinterest, has served as a bit of a challenge. After some digging and hopping around between different web pages, I found a great resource that has multiple ways to learn ASL and network with other ASL learners. Of course.. it all starts with my Pinterest board… Continue reading Day 1- The ASL Alphabet

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Exploring the world of ASL

Part 2 of my tech journey begins here. I had some trouble figuring out what I wanted to choose for my learning project. It was a toss up between guitar, photography, ASL, and Spanish. I initially was going to do photography but the more I thought about it, the more I realized it would not challenge… Continue reading Exploring the world of ASL

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