Practice Exercises

Traditional Reading Practice (main idea, details, and inference)...
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

Thomas Edison

Sophia Fowler Gallaudet
Vocabulary - Questions

Douglas Craig
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John Lewis Clarke
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Angels of Mercy
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Erastus Smith
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Laurent Clerc

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William E. Hoy
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Juliette Low
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

Cloze Reading Practices...

Gallaudet Pets

Shirley Allen: Follow Every Rainbow
Adapted from Living Legends. Butte Publications, Inc.

John Carlin
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Laurent Clerc
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Leroy Columbo
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

Robert Davila: The Diplomat
Adapted from Living Legends II. Butte Publications, Inc.

Juliette Gordon Low
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

Laura Redden Searing
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

Luther Haden Taylor
Adapted from Interesting Deaf Americans. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University.

The Influence of Alexander G. Bell
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

Captioned Television
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

The Civil War Years
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

The Early Years
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

Causes of Hearing Loss
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

American Sign Language
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.

The National Fraternal Society of the Deaf
Adapted from Deaf Heritage: A Student Text and Workbook. National Association of the Deaf.