Creative ASL Teaching

Creative, Inspiring, & Fresh Ideas for the ASL Classroom

Fingerspelling Fun

Fingerspelling Fun! Fingerspelling can be a tedious learning task for students. It can often leave students feeling frustrated, lacking in skill, or even incapable or achieving success in ASL. To make fingerspelling fun, try to implement entertaining and creative ways to practice it. Most students respond well to games and activities that don’t feel like Read more about Fingerspelling Fun[…]

Dice activities! Why I can’t live without them.

Dice Activities I am constantly seeing posts in my social media groups about what is one thing in your classroom you can’t live without. For years I have pondered this question and answered it a million different ways. There has never been one thing I LOVE so much I can’t teach without…until now. I have Read more about Dice activities! Why I can’t live without them.[…]

Introducing Classifiers

Introducing Classifiers Introducing classifiers can be a difficult task for teachers and students alike. Classifiers are often difficult for teachers because we have been using them our entire lives or we learned them years ago. Instinctively we use them. For students, they cause confusion because there is nothing in their first language to connect understanding too. How to Teach Classifiers Read more about Introducing Classifiers[…]

Olympic Vocabulary Challenge

The Olympics are here so I want to share with you how to bring Olympic vocabulary practice to your classroom. It’s no secret our students love to play games. As teachers, we should love incorporating games into our daily lessons. They are great for review and repetition. They make learning fun. With the Winter Olympics Read more about Olympic Vocabulary Challenge[…]