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MSDB Happenings News Letter

MSDB Happenings

 

Deaf Story Night

Please join MRID for Deaf Story Night on Saturday, March 7 from 6pm-8pm. Tickets are $5.00 (kids 0-12 free). Performers are free as well. Event will happen at MSDB Library/IMC. For more information email fundraiser@montanarid.org No voice interpreter as the event will happen using ASL.

Deaf Story Night Flyer

 

Deaf Enrichment Weekend Logo.

In contrast to Family Learning Weekends, Deaf Enrichment Weekends (DEW) are de-signed to create opportunities for students who are deaf & hard of hearing to interact with their peers, rather than providing information for parents and siblings. The weekend is designed to promote socialization and activities that are implemented to build confidence and a sense of responsibility in each participant. Students in grades K-Transition are welcome to attend. Activities will be modified according to each child’s age and ability. Parents are welcome to participate in activities as appropriate.

This year's Deaf Enrichment weekend is scheduled for March 27-28 , 2015 on the MSDB Campus.

Deaf Enrichment Weekend Brochure (PDF format)

Deaf Enrichment Weekend Registration Form (PDF format)

 

Sign Blast

Due to unexpected circumstances, the summer “sign blast” videos are not ready to upload on to YouTube. In the meantime, please feel free to access the following links for short sign language lessons:

Fingerspelling Rules in ASL

Near/Far (how to sign things that are near or far)

Pronouns – Personal vs. Possessive in ASL


Materials in ASL

Past tense (how to sign things that happened in the past)

Future tense (how to sign things that will happen in the future)


Height (how to describe how tall something is)

Body types (how to describe someone’s shape)

Using the Agent Marker (“person” sign) in ASL (how to sign a person’s job)

 

MSDB Graduates

A goal at MSDB is to continually improve our student's educational opportunities. The annual Graduate Survey is an important part of that process. It tells us how well we prepared you for college, a job, and for living independently. The information helps us make changes that better meet the needs of our students. Your privacy is important to us, and your answers can remain anonymous.

Please Click here to take the survey

For more information, or if you need an alternate way to complete your survey, please call 1-800-882-MSDB

 

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