Sign Language Dictionary

We are committed to providing resources for parents who value signing with their children. Our sign language dictionary includes over 400 common signs including the top starter sings for your baby. For each word, there is a video, diagram, and teaching notes to make learning new signs easy. Many of our signs include free downloadable ASL Flashcards to help reinforce the signs taught in our series.

Goat in Sign Language

Learn how to sign goat in ASL (American Sign Language) – where can you go to see this funny farm animal?

  1. Start with one hand at the chin, palm in, fingers in a loose fist. This is the goat’s chin hair.
  2. Bring that same hand up to your forehead, extend the pointer and middle finger keeping them slightly crooked, and tuck the rest of the fingers in, thumb resting on top of the ring finger and pinky. Tap the knuckle of your thumb on your forehead.

Teaching Tips – to learn how to sign goat in ASL

  • Create fun learning activities for kids with farm animals. Collect a play farm or pictures of farm animals and learn the sign for each animal. Play a little game where you sign the animal (but don’t say the name out loud!) and the child reaches out and picks up the animal you signed for. Try it with goat!

How does a goat sound? How does a goat move in different ways? Check out a goat in some online videos or real ones on a local farm and see if you can mimic them. Sign goat as you go!

Transcript:
Goat. Show the goat’s chin hair and its horns. Goat!