This is a great video for a classroom or home schooling. It teaches the alphabet and phonetic sounds along with sign language for the alphabet.
I had a couple of students in my classroom one year who needed and were learning sign language. My whole class, including myself, learned along with them. It’s a great skill for all students to have.
Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed is a classic children’s book. Our children were raised with this story and finger play, as well as the first grade classes I taught in public school. This book also comes with a DVD featuring an adult telling the story in sign language. There is voice narration as the illustrations from the book are also shown. This book and DVD set is available on the Scholastic site as well as Amazon.
There are nine stories on the DVD, ending with There’s Something in My Attic” by Mercer Mayer. The DVD also has vocabulary for each story, ASL demonstration of the signs for some of the nouns and verbs, mini-quizzes for comprehension, and a presentation of the American Sign Language alphabet.
Here’s where to order the book with sign language DVD: Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed… and More Favorite Children’s Stories (Scholastic Storybook Treasures)