Type
Word Search
Description

Gallaudet
Sophia Fowler
Robert Greenman
Robert Davila
Regina Olson Hughes
Philip Bravin
Nathie Marbury
Nancy Rourke
Mindy Moore
Mary Lou Novitsky
Marlee Matlin
Marie Jean Philip
Laurent Clerc
Laura Searing
Job Turner
Jerry Hassell
I. King Jordan
Heather Whitestone
Greg Hlibok
Granville Redmond
Gil Eastman
Eric Malzkuhn
Ellen Mansfield
Ella Mae Lentz
Edwin A. Hodgson
Edmund Booth
Douglas Tilden
David Call
Clayton Valli
Chuck Baird
Bernard Bragg
Arthur Kruger
Anthony Natale
Andrew Foster
Alice Terry

Famous Deaf People 2 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Willy Conley
Willard J. Madsen
Tony Fowler
Theron Parker
Theophilus d’Estrella
Gallaudet
Robert Greenman
Regina Olson Hughes
Nathie Marbury
Mindy Moore
Mary Lou Novitsky
Marlee Matlin
Laurent Clerc
Laura Searing
Jerry Hassell
I. King Jordan
Heather Whitestone
Greg Hlibok
Granville Redmond
Gil Eastman
Eric Malzkuhn
Ellen Mansfield
Ella Mae Lentz
Edwin A. Hodgson
Edmund Booth
Douglas Tilden
David Call
Clayton Valli
Chuck Baird
Bernard Bragg
Arthur Kruger
Anthony Natale
Andrew Foster
Alice Terry

Movers and Shakers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Deaf Boxer James Burke
Deaf Lifeguard Leroy Columbo
Hard of Hearing Inventor Thomas Edison
ASL Poet & Mac's professor at Gally Clayton Valli
First Deaf President of Gallaudet I King Jordan
Deaf Socialist Writer Harriet Martineau
Deaf Russian Rocket Scientist - partly responsible for Sputnik Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
Deaf Sculptor Douglas Tilden
Former Pres of NAD - "As long as we have Deaf people on Earth, we will have signs " George Veditz
Deaf Drummer Evelyn Glennie
ASL Storyteller Ella Mae Lentz
Founder of Deaf Performing Arts Network Sean Forbes
Civil War Journalist Laura Searing
Paintings include ASL within the art work Chuck Baird
First Deaf Professional Baseball Player Major Leagues William Hoy
Deaf librarian on Sesame Street Linda Bove
First Deaf Woman to win a Tony (Broadway) Award Phyllis Frelich
Developed "shorthand" John Robert Gregg
Deaf Playwright Tales From a Clubroom Bernard Bragg
UFC Wrestler Matt Hammill
Founder of the Girl Scouts Juliette Gordon Low
Founded Schools for the Deaf in Africa Andrew Foster
Has a county in Texas named in his honor Erastus Smith
Deaf Spanish Painter Franscisco Goya
Deaf Astronomer John Goodricke
Prince Charles' Deaf Grandmother Princess Alice
Deaf Japanese Scholar Sanzan Tani
Deaf Miss America Heather Whitestone
Deaf Winner of ANTM and DWTS Nyle DiMarco
Is credited for est. Deaf Education in USA (and the reason ASL is approx. 60% based on French Sign Lang) Laurent Clerc

DPN Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Deaf President Now DPN
DPN anouncement was held in _____ (month) March
The hearing candidate... who was then the assistant chancellor at the University of North Carolina Zinser
What the students and their backers presented, four demands Board of Trustees
_____ must step down as chairperson of the Board of Trustees Spilman
First deaf president Jordan
Gallaudet convinced one of the french educators _______ to return with him to the US. Clerc
The American School for the Deaf was located in.... Hartford Connecticut
Gallaudet's youngest child Edward
The language that Edward Miner Gallaudet used was _______ sign language
A hearing man who graduated from Gallaudets Normal Department Dr Percival Hall
recieved his masters degree from Gallaudet Elstad
the 4th president of Gallaudet University Merrill Jr
the president of a University in California Johns
vice president for Administration and Business Lee
An advocacy group comprising deaf staff and faculty members who felt the needs of deaf people were sometimes overlooked and administration that consisted mainly of hearing people PCD
A deaf man serving as the superintendent of the Louisiana School for the Deaf Corson
President of National Association of the Deaf (NAD) Olsen
A deaf member of the Board of Trustees Bravin
Deaf actress, had won an Academy Award for Children of a Lesser God in 1986 Marlee Matlin

Deaf President Now Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Success
Support
Public
Leader
Executive
Mainstream
Hearing
Alumni
People
Interpreter
Campaign
Election
Clerc
Unity
Struggle
Empowerment
Fernandes
Lexington
Movement
Rights
Protest
Matlin
Spilman
Zinser
Opposition
Chancellor
President
Jordan
Deaf
Gallaudet

ASL III Unit 3 Deaf History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Deaf Frenchman - 1st teacher for the deaf in America Clerc
Planned on becoming a priest but was inspired by a little deaf girl to purse teaching Gallaudet
___________ Fitch Cogswell - doctor and father of Alice Mason
Town where Gallaudet and Clerc are buried Hartford
Martha's ___________ - In the 1700s-1900s high rate of deafness here Vineyard
Pedro Ponce de Leon lived here (country). Hearing monk that taught Deaf children Spain
Abbe - known as "Father of French teaching system" LEpee
Thomas Gallaudet was born here (city) Philadelphia
In the middle ages, deaf/HH people were sent here because they were thought to be possessed asylum
Gallaudet traveled to ______________ in search of deaf education Europe
First student at the 1st school for the deaf in America Alice
German, hearing man that was considered the "Father of Oral Education" Heinicke
French Abbe - Brought Gallaudet and Clerc together to meet Sicard
Deaf man that created a famous statue of Clerc Hannan
__________________ are believed to have treated deaf people with respect Egyptians
First mention of deaf people comes from the _______ Torah
Invented a system of signs and fingerspelling as a way around their vow of silence Monks
Clerc taught Gallaudet ASL and Gallaudet taught Cerc ______ English

Laurent Clerc Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

What age did Laurent become disabled a year old
Known as the _______to the deaf people of the new world apostle
What influenced Clerc's name sign? his scar
Who was his travel partner to the new world Thomas Galluadet
What year was the American School for the Deaf founded 1817
American Sign Language was founded by a french man
Sign Language is not universal
Where was Laurent Clerc born? village near Lyons, France
What caused Clerc's disability fell into a fire
Clerc and Gallaudet founded the first American School for the Deaf

ASL History Crossword.

Type
Crossword
Description

Spanish monk credited as being the first teacher for the deaf. Pedro Ponce De Leon
Spanish educator that stole ideas on teaching the deaf and published a book with his stolen findings. juanpablobonet
a philanthropic educator of 18th-century France who has become known as the "Father of the Deaf". abbe L'Eppe
educated as a priest, was made principal of a school for the deaf at Bordeaux in 1786, and in 1789, on the death of the Abbé de l'Épée, succeeded him at a leading school for the deaf which Épée had founded in Paris. abbe sicard
was a deaf educator, having been born deaf, and having five other deaf siblings. He taught at the famous school for the deaf in Paris where Laurent Clerc was one of his students. jeanmassieu
was one of the best surgeons in the country and had a daughter that lost her hearing at the age of two. masoncogswell
At the age of two, she became ill with "spotted fever''. This illness took her hearing and later she lost her speech as well. alicecogswell
studied in France on how to educate the deaf and sailed back to England and opened the American School for the Deaf. thomasgallaudet
He was born hearing, but when he was one year old, he fell into a fire. As a result, he lost both his hearing and his sense of smell. The right side of his face was badly burned, and was scarred for his whole life. The sign for his name was based on the scar. laurentclerc
the birthplace of ASL. ASD
was a famous early educator of the deaf in Washington, DC. And son of Thomas gallaudet edwardgallaudet
founded in 1864 It was the first school for the advanced education of the deaf and hard of hearing in the world and remains the only higher education institution in which all programs and services are specifically designed to accommodate deaf and hard of hearing students. gallaudetuniversity
He is seen as one of the inventors of manual language for the deaf and is credited with being the first person to teach a non-verbal deaf person to speak. jacobpereire
invented the telephone. alexandergrahambell
the banning of sign language. Milancongress
a long-time professor at Gallaudet University and revolutionized ASL. williamstokoe
was an English mathematician john wallis
child of john Wallis and started a deaf school in Britain. thomasbraidwood

Residential Schools for the Deaf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Founder of the first school for the feaf in America Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet
Frenchman who helped open the first school for the deaf in America Laurent Clerc
The organization who officially founded the school in 1864 Congress
The president who approved the school Abraham Lincoln
Original location of Gallaudet University Hartford Connecticut
Current location of Gallaudet University Washington DC
The method of teaching deaf people without signs Oralism
The origins of the verbal method in the 1500s Spain
When oralism reached America 1860s
International Congress on the Education of the Deaf ICED
Where ICED met to make a decision about deaf education methods Milan
The year ICED decided on an instructional method 1880
The time era where ASL became popular again 1960s
How ASL is spread Residential schools
The year the ban on sign language in the classroom ended 2010
The location ICED met to end the ban Vancouver

2017 Deaf Culture Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This performer had an ASL translator during his songs Chance The Rapper
Offended people who uses closed captioning Chris Pratt
A coffee shop Starbucks
A college for the deaf Gallaudet
A really cringey news source Buzzfeed
A team who used sign language in an add Philadelphia Eagles
Deaf man beaten by police Gonzalez
People explaining why they use sign language #WhyISign
Gained fame from America’s Got Talent Mandy Harvey
Signed National Anthem at the Super Bowl Kriston Pumphrey
Viral Deaf video on Vimeo NOise
Becomes a regular character on Quantico Marlee Matlin
A deaf YouTube series Don’t Shoot The Messenger
Featured on a GQ magazine Nyle Dimarco
Dissed Trump for dissing the disabled community Meryl Streep
Drama/comedy featuring deaf performers The Chances
Visual ASL dictionary creator Tufts University
The best kind of gifs for the deaf ASL gifs
NASA recruited how many people from Gallaudet? Eleven
Deaf man who was shot by police Daniel Harris

Asl Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

name of the french man w/ gallaudet Laurent Clerc
slogan for protest at gallaudet university Deaf President Now
Tool used by deaf people to sorta hear Hearing Aid
First deaf president of Gallaudet KIng Jordon
Deaf Blind little girl Helen Keller
Eyebrows during Wh questions Down
Big supporter of oralism Alexander Gram Bell
First major league baseball player Dummy Hoy
Children of deaf adults CODA
electric version of hearing aid Cochlear implant
First university for the deaf Gallaudet
Island on mass. deaf people establish Marthas vineyard
Famous deaf actor in switched at birth Marlee Matlin
Eyebrows for y/n questions Up
President who sign Gallaudet's charter Lincon
People involved in Deaf Culture and customs Deaf
People with little to no hearing Hard of Hearing
Where is American school for the deaf Hartford
oppression towards deaf people Audism
Deaf not marrying deaf people eugenics
method of speaking while deaf Oralism
sign language is not _____ universal
the deaf pianist beethoven
number of demands at the DPN protest Four
the type of school where deafs are integrated in with hearing students Mainstream