Sign Language Dictionary

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Q

Q in Sign Language

Learn how to sign Q in ASL.

1. Bring one hand up at about chest height. Take your pointer finger and your thumb and point them straight down. Tuck the remaining fingers into the palm of your hand.

Teaching Tips:

  • Practice writing the letter Q by using “rainbow letters”. This simply means you write the letter Q three or four times in one place. Write with a different colored crayon each time. When you are done, the colors are layered and the writing has a rainbow quality to it. This is also a great way to teach spelling words!
  • There are lots of games for kids to learn the alphabet. Try online. Starfall.com is a great resource. As you play, pause and practice the sign for the letters too.

Transcript:
Here’s the sign for the letter Q. Your pointer and your thumb point down. Q.

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