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Baby Sign Language: Giraffe

Teach your baby the signs for the word giraffe in baby sign language with the following description and video. You may use either sign for giraffe depending on your personal preference.

Giraffe

Form the hand into the signed letter O in front of the chest. Move the hand up past the head in the motion of a long neck.

 

Form the hand into the signed letter C in front of the chest. Move the hand up to under the chin in the motion of tracing the neck.

 

References

Acredolo, Linda & Susan Goodwyn. 2009. Baby signs: How to talk with your baby before your baby can talk, 3rd edn. New York: McGraw Hill.
Beyer, Monica. 2006. Baby talk: A guide to using basic sign language to communicate with your baby. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin.

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