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Adapting Manual Signs to Meet a Child's Needs (Online)

An Online Chapter from Tactile Strategies for Children Who Have Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities

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Description of Adapting Manual Signs to Meet a Child's Needs

Manual signs used for communication by people who are deaf, such as American Sign Language, are primarily visual and need to be adapted for tactile use by children who have visual impairments and other disabilities. Methods of adapting manual signs include signs on body, coactive signing, and tactile signing.

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ISBN: TSCh06
Year of publication: 2006
Availability: Immediately

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