Cheese – Baby Sign

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



How to Sign Cheese

To do the baby sign for cheese, hold your hand flat and put your other hand on top. Pivot your top hand back and forth a couple times.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Cheese

To remember the baby sign for cheese, think of pressing cheese with a cheese cloth.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Cheese

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

Here is some cheese. If safe and okay with your doctor, give your baby a piece of cheese.

Do you want some cheese on your bread? Show your baby the cheese.

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


Your Baby Signing Cheese

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

Your baby can ask for some cheese.

Your baby can ask you if you want some cheese.

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

If you catch your cutie signing cheese, 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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