Angry - Baby Sign

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


How to Sign Angry

To do the baby sign for angry, hold your hands in claws in front of your chest. Pull your hands up and out. Be sure to match your face to the emotion.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Angry

To remember the baby sign for angry, think of the Hulk ™ ripping off his shirt.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Angry

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

Your brother is getting angry. Show your baby how his sibling is feeling.

You are getting very angry. Let’s cool down.

The man is getting angry at the monkeys. Point to the man in the book.

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


Your Baby Signing Angry

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

Your baby can understand his emotions better and be emotionally intelligent

Your baby can learn to be more empathetic towards others.

Your baby can point out when someone is angry.

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


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If you catch your cutie signing angry, post a video to Instagram with #babysignlanguage and tag @notanexactscience. We’d love to feature you on Instagram and/or share your video on our website to inspire other moms, dads, and caregivers! If your account is private, be sure to comment on our latest post, so we can follow you back and see it!

Please share your successes or questions in the comments below. Your stories and questions are so valuable to other parents learning, so thank you for sharing!


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