Fart – Baby Sign

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



How to Sign Fart

To do the baby sign for fart, hold your non-dominant hand in a fist with the thumb side up and hold your dominant hand under your fist, so it is cradling your fist. Pull your fingers down away from your fist while keeping your palm touching your non dominant hand.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Fart

To remember the baby sign for fart, think of the value opening up or your pants ripping open as you let one loose. LOL


Teaching your Baby to Sign Fart

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

Are you gassy? Try to help your baby be comfortable.

Are you farting on me? Make the sound, and give your baby the look. 😉

Oh, no! Daddy just farted. Pretend to pass out. 😉

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


Your Baby Signing Fart

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

Your baby can let you know if he is gassy.

Your baby can laugh as she tells you that she ripped one.

Your baby can let everyone know that you farted.

When else does your baby sign fart? 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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