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The level two American Sign Language class at Ocean City High School practices a sign language exercise about surfing, as well as other sports.
American Sign Language teacher Amy Anderson, of Cape May Court House, explains the next discussion exercise to her second-year class, which is based on sports.
Ellie Meloy, a senior from Ocean City, signs about how swimming is a sport she is most skilled in.
Sahirah Hughes, center, signs about sports that she is skilled in and weekend practices with partner Mariah Barr, right, both juniors from Ocean City.