Learning Objectives: 

  • Understanding of sign language alphabet and finger-spelling practice


  • None


  • Computer or device
  • Mirror


  1. Watch this YouTube video on American Sign Language ABC’s
  2. Practice the ABC’s alongside the video, at least two times and watch yourself in the mirror in ensure your hand is making the appropriate shape
  3. Be sure to finger-spell with your dominant hand
  4. Practice signing your first name - fluently without choppy movements
  5. Practice finger-spelling your last name, friends names, and family members names
  6. The more you practice, the easier it will become to make the correct hand-shapes