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The Best Apps To Learn Sign Language

There are lots of apps in the App Store that try to teach you sign language. We compiled a list of our favorites. We were looking for apps that actually teach you how to sign, as opposed to being translators or dictionaries. Some are presented as a game, while others are full on classes with video instructors. Browse our favorites and pick the one that works best for you.

The ASL App
ASL Word Drop
ASL Word Search

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

The ASL App
The ASL App

The ASL App

Ink & Salt LLC

The ASL App is made by Deaf people for you

The ASL App is made by Deaf people for you! Learn conversational ASL right now, on the go, with all phrases and signs organized to make it easy for you to learn.

The ASL App is designed to help you learn a new visual language in a way that is easy, intuitive, and well paced. You can drag your finger...

ASL Word Drop
ASL Word Drop

ASL Word Drop

MmpApps Corp.

LIMITED TIME BONUS

LIMITED TIME BONUS. Get the 8x8 game for free, no need to make an in-app purchase.

ASL Word Drop is a word game to help you learn American Sign Language Fingerspelling.

ASL Word Drop is the same as the classic Word Drop except it uses ASL signs rather than letters.

Find words in a grid of letters. Once a word is scored the...

ASL Word Search
ASL Word Search

ASL Word Search

MmpApps Corp.

ASL WORD SEARCH is a classic game of word search to help you learn American Sign Language fingerspelling

ASL WORD SEARCH is a classic game of word search to help you learn American Sign Language fingerspelling. Rather than using letters on the word search grid, this app use ASL fingerspelling symbols.

ASL American Sign Language
ASL American Sign Language

ASL American Sign Language

Saeed Bashir

Knowing American sign language (ASL) will enable you to meet and interact with a whole new group of people

Knowing American sign language (ASL) will enable you to meet and interact with a whole new group of people.
It is our goal to deliver a convenient, enjoyable, learning experience that goes beyond the basics.
FEATURES
1 It is Free.
2 Not mixing with your privacy, no extra permissions.
1 American Sign Language (ASL) History
2 Learn Alphabets A-Z
3 Learn Numbers 1-100
4 Commonly used...

Sign Language Master Class
Sign Language Master Class

Sign Language Master Class

Tony Walsh

Take a master class in Sign Language with this amazing collection of Over 450 tuitional and informative video lessons

Take a master class in Sign Language with this amazing collection of Over 450 tuitional and informative video lessons.

Many aspects of signing are covered from absolute beginners, for children to advanced topics.

Tutorials include:
Sign Language Lessons Common Phrases How to Sign Common Phrases in Sign Language
Sign Language Lessons Common Phrases How to Sign Colors in Sign Language
Sign Language Lessons Common Phrases...

Also Good

Apps with average score

ASL Baby Sign by Kwebl
ASL Baby Sign by Kwebl
ASL Baby Sign by Kwebl

ASL Baby Sign by Kwebl

Casper Lautenbach

Learn to communicate with your baby way before the talking starts, using simple ASL baby signs. With the Kwebl Dictionary app you can quick and easily find signs, so you and your baby can start communicating from the start. From as early as 8 months old!


FEATURES
- A growing number of...

Marlee Signs
Marlee Signs
Marlee Signs

Marlee Signs

MEDL Mobile Enterprises, LLC

Learn American Sign Language with Marlee Signs© from Marlee Matlin – Academy Award© winning Deaf Actress.

Ever wanted to learn more about Sign Language? Marlee Signs© is for you.

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FEATURED ON:
• Apple’s “New & Noteworthy” section!
• The App Store’s #19 Top Free Education app!
• CBS and KCAL news!

COVERED BY:
• Rob Rich of...

How To Sign
How To Sign
How To Sign

How To Sign

Tony Walsh

This series of 230 tuitional sign language tutorials will soon get you up and running. Learning to sign can be so rewarding and taking the first steps has never been so easy.

Tutorials include:
Introduction ASL Snippets 1
ASL Whats That ASL Snippets 2
Comparing Two Items ASL Snippets 3
Colors ASL Snippets 4
Gender Height...

Learn Hand Sign Language
Learn Hand Sign Language
Learn Hand Sign Language

Learn Hand Sign Language

kin wah cheng

Learn Sign Language/ American Sign Language

If you want to learn American Sign Language (ASL) in an easy way, this simple apps is designed to learn a very basic hand sign language easily.

Learn American Sign Language with the help of this app with 26 Alphabet Flash Cards and Simple Practice tests...

ASL Word Pyramid
ASL Word Pyramid
ASL Word Pyramid

ASL Word Pyramid

MmpApps Corp.

ASL Word Pyramid is a word game to help you learn American Sign Language Fingerspelling.

ASL Word Pyramid is the same as the classic Word Pyramid except it uses ASL signs instead of letters.

Starting with a pyramid of letters make the best words you can. After scoring a word...

Sign Language With Sammi Signs
Sign Language With Sammi Signs
Sign Language With Sammi Signs

Sign Language With Sammi Signs

Melanie Corrado

Sign Language With Sammi Signs! Learn basic signs for words as Sammi and his best friend Gracie spend a fun-filled day at the park. Sammi uses sign language to communicate words like: Park, Play, Bird, Tree and so much more. Kids of all ages can also test their skills with...

ASL Fingerspelling by MemoryGap
ASL Fingerspelling by MemoryGap
ASL Fingerspelling by MemoryGap

ASL Fingerspelling by MemoryGap

Thomas Senior

Learn and master all the letters and numbers using American Sign Language (ASL) Fingerspelling (Fingerspelling practice) with a minimum of effort.

We have sweated and toiled to unlock your natural learning abilities.

Our algorithm builds on the pioneering work of memory and learning psychologists, transforming over 150 years of research into app...

Start ASL 1 Class App
Start ASL 1 Class App
Start ASL 1 Class App

Start ASL 1 Class App

Judea Media LLC

The Start ASL 1 Class mobile app is the best way to take our class on your mobile device. It's straightforward and made to be an easy way to learn ASL on the go.

The full class includes 13 Units complete with:

- Vocabulary
- Grammar lessons with video demonstrations
- Conversations and practices
-...

Sign Language Alphabet Trainer
Sign Language Alphabet Trainer
Sign Language Alphabet Trainer

Sign Language Alphabet Trainer

BidBox, LLC

Here is an easy way to learn the American Sign Language Alphabet.

Have you ever wanted to be able to spell in sign language? Here is your chance. This app helps you learn the essentials of sign language quickly.

In the game mode you have increasingly more difficult levels that...

My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Dictionary
My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Dictionary
My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Dictionary

My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Dictionary

My Smart Hands

Want a sign language tool that you and your baby can use together? My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Dictionary teaches you and your little one the 300 ASL signs you need to know for clear communication. You’ll get detailed instruction, great memory tips and more. Click “...More” to learn...

My Smart Hands Finger Spelling Game
My Smart Hands Finger Spelling Game
My Smart Hands Finger Spelling Game

My Smart Hands Finger Spelling Game

My Smart Hands

Practice your receptive American Sign Language (ASL) skills with My Smart Hands Finger Spelling Game. Learn ASL letters, test and review, select your game speed and test options, all while having fun. It’s perfect for kids and adults, alike. Click “...More” to learn why you should download this App today!

Best...

ASL Baby Sign
ASL Baby Sign
ASL Baby Sign

ASL Baby Sign

Software Studios LLC

This fun ASL Baby Sign app offers over 170 ASL videos plus an interactive A-Z Picture Dictionary that's completely customizable.

Add your own PICTURES, VIDEO, VOICE and WORDS.

Julia Williams (certified ASL interpreter), Translates over 170 words into ASL.

The first completely customizable ASL Baby Sign app.
• Add YOUR Pictures
• Add...

Sign Language for Beginners: Part 2
Sign Language for Beginners: Part 2
Sign Language for Beginners: Part 2

Sign Language for Beginners: Part 2

Sequel Creative, LLC

Sign Language for Beginners: Part 2 is the second title in the Sign Language for Beginners series, a fun and effective way to learn essential communication in American Sign Language. Much more than just an ASL dictionary, the Sign Language for Beginners series is a comprehensive series of sequenced lessons designed...

Learn American Sign Language - ASL Video Flashcards
Learn American Sign Language - ASL Video Flashcards
Learn American Sign Language - ASL Video Flashcards

Learn American Sign Language - ASL Video Flashcards

Selectsoft

Learn American Sign Language is a simple and fun way to learn signing, covering such useful topics as Greetings, Emergency Situations and more. In 9 easy-to-follow video lessons, professional sign language interpreter Renee Moore will teach you the basic skills needed to communicate with deaf friends, family, customers and co-workers.

Read...

ASL FingerSpell
ASL FingerSpell
ASL FingerSpell

ASL FingerSpell

CodProd

Test your knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL) finger spelling with this fun, interactive app!

Don't know ASL? That's fine! Look under "Help" in the app to learn the entire ASL alphabet.

Choose between Easy, Medium, and Hard modes to find your speed, and improve on it!

900+ words to...

ASL with Care Bears
ASL with Care Bears
ASL with Care Bears

ASL with Care Bears

Ink & Salt LLC

ASL with Care Bears™, brought to you by the creators of The ASL App, is designed for kids learning American Sign Language. Packed with over 400 signs and phrases related to feelings, hobbies, friends, family, and more, this app will keep your hands busy.

Kids will learn common signs and popular...

ASL Kids - Sign Language
ASL Kids - Sign Language
ASL Kids - Sign Language

ASL Kids - Sign Language

Bas van der Wilk

Get the whole family excited about learning American Sign Language (ASL) by watching other kids sign! The ASL experts in our app are between the ages of 1 and 12, and they teach you common signs from the ASL dictionary and baby sign language. All hand signs, furthermore, are accompanied...

ASL- American Sign Language Learn
ASL- American Sign Language Learn
ASL- American Sign Language Learn

ASL- American Sign Language Learn

Fahad Manzoor

ASL app for beginners consists of a huge array of signs accompanied with clear images describing the respective action . The signs have been organized into various sections which start with basics such as alphabets and numbers. The list of sections further goes on to include greetings , question words...

Baby Sign and Learn
Baby Sign and Learn
Baby Sign and Learn

Baby Sign and Learn

Baby Sign and Learn

Inspire your baby to sign! Recommended by speech therapists, the adorable Baby Sign and Learn animated characters make signing so much fun!

One of the most fundamental human desires is to be understood - help your baby communicate by teaching her baby sign language.

The Baby Sign and Learn app...

Isara
Isara
Isara

Isara

Rizky Ario

Isara is a Deaf community-center platform that includes an open sign language learning application, an online sign interpreter service, and a crowdsourced, Deaf-friendly video subtitle-making tool. Isara offers fair business model by liberating sign language learning so that everyone can easily – and at no charge – take a sign...

Sign 4 Me - A Signed English Translator
Sign 4 Me - A Signed English Translator
Sign 4 Me - A Signed English Translator

Sign 4 Me - A Signed English Translator

Vcom3D

"Sign 4 Me – A Signed English Translator" is the ULTIMATE tool for learning sign language. The ONLY app that provides sign language instruction in 3D!

Featured by Apple as New and Noteworthy!!

In response to our customers’ feedback, we have added biblical signs. Hope you find them useful!

Visit http://signingapp.com...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

Baby Sign and Sing - ASL Nursery Rhymes

Baby Sign and Sing - ASL Nursery Rhymes

Baby Sign and Learn

Your baby or toddler will love signing along with the adorable Baby Sign and Learn animated characters in the Baby Sign and Sing nursery rhymes app.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
This app is free, containing one nursery rhyme (Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star), to allow you an opportunity to trial the app with your child.

WANT MORE SONGS?
If you and your child enjoy the app, an add-on pack is available for purchase containing another 9 popular nursery rhymes: Row, Row, Row Your Boat, Old MacDonald's Farm, The Alphabet Song, Mary Had a Little Lamb, The Wheels on the Bus, Jack and Jill, The Itsy Bitsy Spider, If You're Happy and You Know It and more.

Please Note: the optional add-on pack contains 9 additional songs for 1 very low price - it is NOT charged per song.

APP FEATURES
The app is divided into three sections: Explore Signs, Play Song and Watch Tutorial. This makes it entertaining for your child, as well as explaining the signs used in more detail for the adults.

Some details about each section:

Play Song: is the main attraction with the cute animated characters singing the nursery rhymes and signing the ASL keyword signs.

Explore Signs: is an interactive play-pad that allows your child to touch different parts of the screen to see the character sign key words associated with the nursery rhyme.

Watch Tutorial: one of our friendly presenters explains the signs used in the rhyme and provides some tips and tricks on how to perform the signs.

The app uses keyword signs in American Sign Language (ASL).

For more information about baby sign language visit www.babysignandlearn.com or look for more 'Baby Sign and Learn' apps on the App Store.

Baby Sign Language: Learn sign Language, ASL, & Ameslan For Babies Kids & Toddlers! Free

Baby Sign Language: Learn sign Language, ASL, & Ameslan For Babies Kids & Toddlers! Free

Kinetix

Baby Sign Language: Learn sign Language, ASL, & Ameslan For Babies Kids & Toddlers! Free

Free Alphabet With A, B, C & D Signs!

Learn how to sign language and teach it to your babies, toddlers, and kids of all ages.

This Baby Sign Language App includes the alphabet with “A” “B” “C” & “D” Words for Free.

You can unlock over 500 words & signs inside this app.

This is better than any baby sign language chart and will help you teach sign language for babies, sign language for Toddlers, and sign language for kids.

You will get the most popular words complete with an illustration & a description of exactly how to perform the sign.

Download this Baby Sign Language App for FREE today.

American Sign Language Guide

American Sign Language Guide

Guide Tutorials

Learning sign language (ASL) will not only provide you with an opportunity to communicate with deaf relatives and friends but will also open job opportunities as a sign language interpreter. It not only helps you in communicating but also gives happiness to the deaf people around you as they are also able to understand conversation you have and the jokes you crack.

Learning ASL is a complete different experience as compared to learning different languages as it helps you explore a whole different and unique form of communication.

Sign Language Flash Cards

Sign Language Flash Cards

Christian Liang

This app is for those who are interested in learning sign language reading for ASL (American) and BANZSL (British, Australian and New Zealand) Manual Alphabets. The front side of the card displays a Hand(s) Sign. The back of the card displays the Alphabet.
Ideal for beginners who wants to learn Sign Language in an easy way.

Other Features
- Alphabetical Mode. Display cards in order
- Shuffle Mode. Display shuffled cards
- Quiz Mode to test yourself and keep track of your progress
- Customize the range of alphabets being displayed (1 to 26 letters) for ASL and (1 to 26 letters) for BANZSL
- Auto play, hands off mode

The practical design of these cards makes them easy to use. A couple of cards a day will further develop your Sign Language reading skills. Try this app today! This is a stand alone app without the need of the internet. No hidden cost of in app purchases.

Baby Sign Language

Baby Sign Language

Christian Larsen Music

I remember when my daughter was born that I desperately wanted to know what she was thinking. I just could not wait until she was two years old when she would start talking. I didn't want to miss anything that was going on in the interim. So I came to Baby Sign Language as an activity we could do together to start communicating.

Baby Sign Language gives you an sneak peak into the head of your baby. It allows your baby to show you some of the things she is thinking and let you share some of your thoughts with her. All that plus a healthy dose of fun, helps you and your baby grow even closer.

Research on signing with your baby confirms an enhancement of the parent-child bond, reduction in fussiness and advanced mental development. One study showed that eight year olds who learned baby sign language as infants had an average IQ 12 points higher than non-signers.

As well as giving parents a way to start communicating with their baby earlier, baby sign language makes the baby's life easier too. Being able to tell you what is on her mind gives your baby a little more control over her life, reducing frustration and the resulting fussiness. Many signing babies seem to skip the terrible twos stage and sail smoothly into toddlerhood!

Using sign language enables your baby to start communicating about six months earlier than if you were just relying on speech. Being able to sign accelerates your baby's progress to words as well. Studies show that signing babies develop larger speaking vocabularies than their non-signing counterparts.

This iPad app teaches you how to begin signing with your child in a four part method. It contains 20 signs including: mommy, daddy, milk, hungry, diaper, I love you, and more.

Each sign comes with:

- a video example of the sign
- illustrations
- descriptions
- tips on usage, and
- flashcards to practice with your child

BabySignLanguage.com is a project for parents teaching infants and toddlers early communications skills. We believe that early communication sets the foundation for accelerated learning, reduced frustration, and a closer relationship between parent and child.

Enjoy signing with your baby today!