The Handmade Alphabet

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Dial Books, 1991 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 32 pages
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Presents the handshape for each letter of the American manual alphabet accompanied by an object whose name begins with that letter.

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User Review  - April Poulter - Goodreads

This is a beautiful book! It is so neat that someone wrote/illustrated an alphabet book using Sign Language. Not only does it help children who aren't deaf to learn Sign Language, but it also helps ... Read full review

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User Review  - RL - Goodreads

The Best book for teaching young children who are not deaf how to sign. I bought this book when my children were little and I was helping out in a deaf pre-kinder class. Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Ginger Foglesong Gibson is the author of numerous books for children, including the bilingual favorites Fiesta!, Siesta, and Bravo! She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in early childhood education, and now lives in Seattle, Washington.

Laura Rankin is the creator of The Handmade Alphabet, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie. She is the illustrator of many other books for children, including A Balloon for Isabel, by Deborah Underwood. She lives in Easton, Maryland.

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