Will the free His Hands Reader mother tongue literacy videos with local hand sign support help your remote education needs? The HHR app has a 1742 video hand sign dictionary subtitled in three languages: local mother tongue, local business language and English. Also, video reading primers with word by word hand sign assist. And the app runs on the lowest cost smart phones in Africa... the $30 type.
It only takes 30 hours to add a mother tongue to His Hands Reader system. All 40+ mother tongues of Zambia can easily be accommodated. If all young children will use His Hands Reader videos to learn to read this will produce an atmosphere of inclusion for Deaf and disabled.... Here's why.
Imagine a time when every Hearing and Deaf child can learn to read from the smart phone in their village...hearing and seeing their mother tongue and hand sign on the app?
The time is now!
Do you know someone who would like to volunteer to add their mother tongue or hand signs to the free His Hands Reader literacy system?
The Www.HisHandsReader.org mother tongue literacy videos with hand sign assist opens a path for total inclusion of deaf children among hearing. As hearing children use the mother tongue literacy videos with hand sign assist they naturally learn the means to communicate with deaf playmates.
And don't over look that the Www.HisHandsReader.org mother tongue literacy videos help Hearing children in the Multi lingual Education classroom.
It takes only 30 hours to add your mother tongue. Here are the instructions to volunteer... http://www.hishandsreader.org/add-my-language-odk-collect.html
Here is an example of the result of volunteers in Jordan who added their local business and mother tongue languages and local hand signs... http://www.hishandsreader.org/1jo-jos-arb-ajp.html
Bob Achgill BobAchgill@hotmail.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/bob-achgill-122a609
Www.HisHandsReader.org Helping Deaf and Hearing learn to read so they can read His Word
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Would you like to volunteer to add your hand signs or mother tongue to Www.HisHandsReader.org??
These are the ONLY qualifications needed to add your Mother Tongue language or hand signs to the Www.HisHandsReader.org : 1) Native speaker of your mother tongue or hand signs. 2) Read and write your mother tongue (not needed for adding hand signs) 3) Know English well enough to translate the 1742 basic Words to your MT or hand signs 4) Access to Android phone to use the HHR app to add your language. (1.5GB RAM, 3 GB free space) 5) total 30 hours to add your text with voice or video your hand signs.