Understanding Communication Options for the Hearing Impaired
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: A hearing impaired person shares his methods of communication including sign language, reading lips, and TTD equipment.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: Anatomy-8**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Have students research advances in assistive devices and create a video timeline of these.


*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.