Ambulance – Baby Sign

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


How to Sign Ambulance

To do the baby sign for ambulance, hold you hands up at head level with your thumbs to your fingers. As you open your hands, you twist them out. Close, and repeat.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Ambulance

To remember the baby sign for ambulance, think of the lights spinning on the top of an ambulance.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Ambulance

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

Here’s your toy ambulance. – Hand your baby his ambulance.

Look! That’s an ambulance – Point at the ambulance going past you.

That was an ambulance! – After an ambulance has gone by.

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


Your Baby Signing Ambulance

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

She can ask for her toy ambulance.

He can point out when ambulances go bye. It also can help make it less scary.

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


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