ERIC Number: ED121034
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Let Your Fingers Do the Talking: A Teaching Manual for Use with Non-Verbal Retardates.
Bell, David J.; And Others
The guide provides teaching suggestions as well as visual representations and written explanations of approximately 250 signs designed to meet the needs of institutionalized mentally retarded nonverbal individuals. Stressed is the need for such actions as correct hand position, repetition, body movement and facial expression, and rewards for desired responses. Signs are presented for numbers, alphabet letters, and common words, and are indexed alphabetically. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Craig Developmental Center, Sonyea, NY.