Everything you need to understand or teach A Loss for Words by Lou Ann Walker.
A Loss for Words is Lou Ann Walker's autobiographical account of growing up with deaf parents. She describes generally happy early years, followed by a crisis of identity and emotional turmoil in her twenties, and Walker finally ends in a spirit of reconciliation and understanding.
Gale Walker, Lou Ann's father, becomes deaf at three months after a fever, and Doris Jean, Lou Ann's mother, becomes deaf after a bout with spinal meningitis in...
A Loss for Words: The Story of Deafness in a Family Lesson Plans contain 103 pages of teaching material, including: