Would you like to learn a lifelong skill that you can use for years to come? Are you looking for a fun, unique challenge? Come join us for Lyrical Sign Language! Each week, you will learn several basic signs by topic through direct instruction, conversation, and games.
You and your class will help introduce the theme of our showcase, as well as perform two songs, using theatrical expression and dance translated in ASL. Grow in your expression and dramatic skills! See words flow from your fingers in one of the world’s most beautiful visual languages: American Sign Language. This class might spur you on to an even more in depth study of this beautiful language
Homeschool/Montessori teacher. Alumni CYT parent in Lake County IL
Amy Jo Saller attended the College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL with an Associate of Arts degree and then graduated from Barat College, Lake Forest, IL with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cum Laude.
Amy Jo has worked with families with special needs children over the years, several of whom communicated via sign language. She has always enjoyed foreign languages, but her favorite is by far American Sign Language! She currently tutors students in ASL at Veritas Music and Learning Center, Gurnee, IL as well as private tutors (via Zoom) from her home. Amy Jo and her husband, Randy homeschool their three children. All three of their children have participated or are currently involved in CYT in both Lake and Kenosha Counties.