According to some resources, American Sign Language is one of the most frequently used languages in the United States. Depending on the criteria used to count people, it often falls somewhere between number 4 and number 8 most popular language. Many people are surprised to learn this.

But, it only reinforces the importance of having access to ASL activities or sign language activities. This is especially important for kids and school staff.

ASL Alphabet Clip Cards

American Sign Language alphabet clip cards illustration featuring Free ASL Activities.
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All you do for this activity is use a paper clip or clothespin to match the ASL sign to the correct letter. It’s a way for kids to self-evaluate and check their own work. Yes, answer keys are included when you print them.

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To learn more: American Sign Language Alphabet Activity (PDF)

Learn Numbers in Sign Language: Free ASL Numbers Printable

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It might seem painfully simple to teach kids ASL numbers, since they are pretty self-explanatory. However, for the child struggling to learn or struggling with working memory, this can be an easy win for them.

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50 Basic Sign Language Words for Beginners: Free Flashcards PDF

Sign language flash cards featuring a variety of sign language words.
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Free PDF: Sign Language Flashcards for 50 Basic Sign Language Words in ASL. How to say hello, thank you and other common sign language words.

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The Sign Language Alphabet Printable: Free PDF Downloads

Free Sign Language Alphabet PDF--just download and print.
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Learning the Sign Language Alphabet is a great way to get started in ASL Fingerspelling and sign language letters. Free PDF Sign Language Worksheets

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Sign Language Animals: Learn ASL Animals with this Free Printable

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Learn Sign Language Animals, the ASL signs for common animals to enhance sign language vocabulary. Includes free printable worksheets.

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ASL Colors: Learn Sign Language for Different Colors (free PDF)

Free PDF of sign language colors, get yours!
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Colors in Sign Language-download 2 free workbooks and printable worksheets to learn colors in ASL sign language. Includes ASL colors signs, words, and coloring pages.

Get this activity: ASL Colors: Learn Sign Language for Different Colors (free PDF)

ASL Words Clip Cards

Educational flashcards showcasing free American Sign Language (ASL) signs for various words.
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Here is another clip card activity for common sign language words.

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Sign Language Animals: Puzzles

Educational illustrations of American Sign Language (ASL) signs for various animals, designed as puzzles for free ASL activities.
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Another matching activity–this time it’s animals.

Again I recommend laminating your cards if they are going to be used often. Or printing them on card stock.

Get this activity: ASL Animals

Sign Language Coloring Sheets

A collection of American Sign Language worksheets, including activities to Say It and Color It.
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Reinforce learning with multi-sensory activities, including fine motor.

To learn more: Sign Lanugage Coloring

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Learning the ASL Alphabet is a quick way to get started in sign language and fingerspelling.
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