Almond Butter – Baby Sign

Watch this baby sign video to see the ASL sign for almond butter, plus learn how to teach your baby to sign almond butter in Baby Sign Language.


How to Sign Almond Butter

To do the baby sign for almond butter, first do the sign for almond by having your hand in a fist with the tip of your thumb behind your front teeth. Pop it out. Then sign butter, by holding your index and middle finger together while wiping it on your other hand two times.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Almond Butter

To remember the baby sign for almond butter, think of the sign for almond, which is like biting a nut and the sound that makes. For butter, it looks like you are putting butter on bread.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Almond Butter

To teach your baby to sign almond butter, always do the sign while verbally saying the word in a sentence.

Here’s your almond butter sandwich. – Give your baby his sandwich.*

Would you like almond butter with your apples? – Give your baby some almond butter with her apples.*

Try to be consistent, so your baby will make the association between the sign and almond butter. By using the sign in a sentence, your baby is also exposed to verbal language and more vocabulary. Awesome!

*Note: Obviously, don’t give your baby any food he or she cannot or should not eat. Always check with your Doctor.


Your Baby Signing Almond Butter

Here are a couple ways your baby can use the baby sign for almond butter.

She can ask for some almond butter on her sandwich.

He can ask to eat almond butter with his apples or other fruit.

When else does your baby sign almond butter? Share with everyone in the comments below!


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