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Spider in Sign Language

Learn how to sign spider in ASL (American Sign Language). Are they creepy or cool to you?

  1. Cross your hands and wiggle your fingers.
  2. This sign looks like a spider crawling along. Use this visual to help you remember the sign.

Teaching Tips – to learn how to sign spider in ASL

  • Make a paper plate spider. Draw the spider’s face on the plate.Then cut eight legs out of construction paper and glue them to the back. Hang up the creation for a fun fall decoration! Sign spider while you create your creature.
  • Children quickly pick up sign language words that are associated with animals. Teach spider, along with a few others, and use them whenever you see the animal out and about, in a book, or on TV.

Transcript:
Spider! Cross your hands and show the spider’s legs crawling. Oooo spider!

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