Playtime Signs

You are welcome to share any of these handouts with others as long as the attribution to remains on the handout.

Playtime Signs Handout (printable .pdf)

Nice Play Signs Handout (printable .pdf)

Sign with Your Child Handout (printable .pdf)


Roll the Ball: A Song to Sign (Kathy MacMIllan)


Playground Romp: A Rhyme to Sign


Taking Turns Bounce


Jack Be Nimble (Kathy MacMillan)


The Runaway Shirt Storytime with author Kathy MacMillan


ASL Nook: A Day at the Park 4:08

Recommended Online ASL Dictionaries:

Recommended Books:



    More Resources for Signing with Children:

    Nita’s First Signs and Nita’s Day – book info and parent/teacher resources

    Resources for Signing with Babies and Young Children

    Picture Books about ASL and Deaf Culture

    Resources for Educators and Librarians

    Resources for Signing in Storytime or the Classroom

    Resources for Learning American Sign Language

    Resources about Deaf Culture and History