Photo story teaching materials
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These free materials can be used for a range of BSL teaching, as students will be able to develop many features from using these in and outside of class. From looking at these pictures and signing the storylines, students are able to improve their BSL aspects, including Placement, Role shifting, Direction, Movement and Referencing.
For more general BSL study, students are able to establish a better knowledge of Vocabulary, Classifiers, Handshapes and Sign order. Students studying at all levels of BSL are able to develop their BSL grammar and acquire better understanding of the topic-comment structure, several parts of aspect and manner such as speed, duration and intensity.
These photos also look at issues within today’s society and cover other more serious parts of life, such as fire risk and health. These situations are important and students would be able to learn relevant signs for these situations and put them to use in their possible career paths.
These materials are provided as a Zip file for easier distribution. Contained within the Zip file are:
- Seven storyboard images (JPEG format)
- Guidelines for using the materials (DOC format)
- Description of image sequences (DOC format)