Signing Activity Suggestions

Our fans have submitted a fantastic assortment of signing activities for all age and ability groups. Check out these free activity ideas below for fun in the home, school, or in groups!

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Here are some downloadable pages we’ve created with more great ideas for activities that will reinforce your ASL vocabulary. Use these at home, at school, or in groups. Feel free to make as many copies as you’d like (most of these pages are full-color so be aware!)

The letters and numbers indicate which series and volume of Signing Time that the activity corresponds with – like this:
Series #, Volume # (Title of Show) – Name of Activity

  • S1, V1 (My First Signs) – Animal Addition
  • S1, V7 (Leah’s Farm) – Animals, Animals, Animals
  • S1, V8 (The Great Outdoors) – Edible Bugs w/ Peanut Butter Playdough
  • S2, V4 (My Favorite Season) – Let’s Build a Snowman
  • S2, V5 (Going Outside) – Going on a Picnic
  • S1, V3 (Everyday Signs) – Make Ice Cream
  • S1, V6 (My Favorite Things) – Memory Game
  • S1, V12 (Time to Eat) – Pyramid Puzzle, Me & My Garden
  • S2, V13 (Welcome to School) – Where is the Cow?
  • S2, V8 (My House) – All Mixed Up
  • S2, V9 (My Things) – Signing About Me
  • S2, V10 (Helping Out Around the House) – Signing Time Chore Chart
  • S1, V2 (Happy Birthday) – 5 Senses
  • S1, V6 (My Favorite Things) – Food Matching Game
  • S2, V3 (Move & Groove) – Build a Paper Plate Tambourine
  • S2, V7 (My Favorite Sport) – Sports Memory Game
  • S1, V4 (Family Feelings & Fun) – How Are You Feeling?, What Is The Water Cycle?
  • S2, V2 (Happy Birthday) – Signing Charades Party Game
  • S1, V5 (ABC Signs) – Using the Letters of the Alphabet
  • S1, V1 (My First Signs) – Animal Addition
  • S1, V3 (Everyday Signs) – Your Family Tree
  • S2, V6 (Days of the Week) – Weekly Weather Chart
  • PT 123 – Study Numbers