|SignWriting List Forum|
Valerie Sutton |
Date: Thu Apr 22, 1999 2:13 pm
Subject: McReynolds HomeSchool #2
Subject: RE: Web Rebport # 1
Date: Sun, 18 Apr 1999
I am including the web report. Thank you for giving us this opprotunity.
Warmest Regards -
Mrs. Dawn McReynolds
Web Report #1
1.) Why do you want to learn SignWriting?
I am a homeschooling parent and I believe this will help in my teaching my
2.) What have been some of your past frustrations when teaching?
My main frustration has been when I introduce new vocabulary, because my
child is Deaf, I try to change the basic curriculum into visually
3.) Are you hoping SignWriting might help? If so in what way?
I hope SignWriting will improve my child's ability to understand new
vocabulary. With SignWriting the child can read and be visually stimulated
at the same time, that's so exciting! I believe this can only improve the
way a child comprehends what they are reading.
4.) The SignWriting Teacher's Forum has a free web page for you and your
students, to use in anyway you wish as long as it relates to SignWriting.
How would you like to use your web page?
I would like to use the web page as a way of communicating my opinions
about my child's progress and as a way of sharing some of her assignments.
I would also like to share how SignWriting has helped us in and out of the
5.) Please write any other information you would like to share.
I am sooo excited about using SignWriting. I watched SignWriting on the
television and could not believe my eyes, it was just what I needed to help
my child to read and most importantly, comprehend what is being read. I
look forward to using the SignWriting Project with my child and I am very
happy to share any information I can to help others use it also.
Valerie, I thank you once again, I believe this is an awesome opportunity
for parents and educator's alike.
Mrs. Dawn McReynolds
The DAC, Deaf Action Committee for SW
Center For Sutton Movement Writing
an educational nonprofit organization
Box 517, La Jolla, CA, 92038-0517, USA