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3.83  ·  Rating Details ·  23 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Max s friend Susan cannot hear. She talks with her hands. Will Max s sign language class help him learn how to talk to her?"
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published January 1st 2007 by Picture Window Books
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Sarah Lamb Roberts
Max Learns Sign Language is a beginner readers fictional book about a boy max who wants to learn sign language so he can talk to his friend Susan, who is deaf. This book shows that you can be friends even if you can talk with your voice to your friend. The plot is simple because it is for beginner readers but it is a great introduction to deaf people. When I was looking for books at my library this was the only book I found about deaf children.
Salima Hart
Oct 29, 2012 Salima Hart rated it it was amazing
"Max Learns Sign Language" is a children's book about a young boy named Max and his friend Susan. Susan is deaf and does not talk the way that Max does, instead she uses her hands to speak. Max is intrigued by Susan's way of talking and wants to learn sign language so that they can communicate. One day after school, he takes a class on Sign Language where his teacher gives him a book to take home so that he can learn signs. The next day, in the hallway, Max sees Susan and makes the sign for ...more
Takeisha Hannor
Apr 10, 2012 Takeisha Hannor rated it really liked it
Shelves: disability, deaf
This is a good book to introduce to a deaf person who is struggling with this disability. It is age appropriate for all ages. I would definitely recommend this picture book, it has pictures to teach sign languages as well.
ReadingWench
If you can ignore the cheesey smiles in the illustartions, you will realize this is a great book for a child to learn about a deaf person.

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