Hat – Baby Sign

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



How to Sign Hat

To do the baby sign for hat, pat your head two times.


Remembering the Baby Sign for Hat

To remember the baby sign for hat, think of where your hat goes.


Teaching your Baby to Sign Hat

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

Do you want to wear your hat? – Show your baby her hat

We need to wear our hats now. – Put on your hats.

I really like your hat. – Point or touch his hat.

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


Your Baby Signing Hat

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

She can ask to wear her hat.

He can ask you to help him find his hat.

She can let you know that her hat fell out of the stroller.

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

If you catch your cutie signing hat, 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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