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Help your child learn different kinds of signs
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In addition to learning the names of objects and people, your child needs to learn many different kinds of signs. This will help her learn more about the world around her. it will also prepare her to be able to think and sign in sentences later on. You can use the same steps as on the previous page to teach your child ‘action signs’, ‘feeling signs’, and ‘describing signs’.
- action signs
- feeling signs
The pan is hot.
- describing signs
Another kind of sign that is important to know is:
- name signs (the name given to each person)
and Konti are coming.