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MSDB Happenings News Letter

MSDB Happenings

 

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Paralympic Experience

Why: To give students an opportunity to learn basic fundamentals and skills for participating in martial arts, goalball and beep baseball.

Who: Open to all K-12 blind or visually impaired students. Teachers of the Visually Impaired and other family members will also be welcome. Parents or Teachers are required to supervise students throughout the entire event.

Where: Opportunities in Missoula and Billings. Please click on the links below for registration and more detailed information.

Missoula Experience. October 25, 2014

Billings Experience. November 15, 2014.

 

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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