Signing Time 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.

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Yellow in Sign Language

Learn how to sign yellow. This bright and cheery color is fun to work with!

1. Make a Y-shaped hand by extending the pinky and thumb and tucking the rest of the fingers into the palm.
2. Rotate the wrist to shake the hand back and forth.
3. Y is for yellow! Use this cue to help you remember the sign.

Teaching Tips:

  • So many fun things are yellow! Ducks, the sun, flowers, and more. Provide crafts for children focused on one color. For instance, some yellow paint, yellow pipe cleaners, yellow buttons, and yellow scraps of fabric. Let children create their own yellow pictures in 3D!
  • Go on a yellow hunt. Look around for yellow things in your world. Point them out together and sign yellow!

Yellow. Make a Y for yellow and shake it. Do it with me. Yellow.

Download the Flashcard (click on the image. Print in color or black-and-white and adjust the print size according to your needs.)

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