Sign Language

Sign Language honor patch

Skill Level:  1
Category:  Spiritual Growth, Outreach, and Heritage
Original Honor:  1978

AdventSource Honors Handbook PDF 
AdventSource Catalog: Patch Order (must have approved order login) (link from AdventSource) Article/Answer Key 
Originating Institution:  General Conference


 1. Learn the manual alphabet used by the deaf.

2. Have a minimum of three hours of instruction in signing.

3. Send and receive fingerspelling at the rate of five words per minute using a minimum of 25 letters.

4. Learn at least 100 signs from one or more of the below referenced books.

5. Learn and present in sign language (not finger spelling) at least two simple songs.

6. Do one of the following:

a. Explain the difference between Ameslam and signed English, and demonstrate the use of both.
b. Read and give an oral or written report on a school in your country or state specializing in deaf education.