Cracker – Baby Sign

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



How to Sign Cracker

To do the baby sign for cracker, hold your non dominant arm bent at the elbow. Take your dominant fist and hit it gently against your elbow twice.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Cracker

To remember the baby sign for cracker, think of cracking something on your elbow.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Cracker

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

Here are some crackers. If safe and okay with your doctor, give your baby some crackers.

Do you want to eat some crackers? Show your baby the crackers.

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


Your Baby Signing Cracker

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

Your baby can ask to eat some crackers.

Your baby can better understand when you ask her where she put the crackers.

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

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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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