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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 American Sign Language
Sign 4 Me

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 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 4 Me
Sign 4 Me

Sign 4 Me

Vcom3D

"Sign 4 Me – A Signed English Translator" is the ULTIMATE tool for learning sign language

"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 for demo video.

Our 3D character can be zoomed in or...

SignSchool
SignSchool

SignSchool

SignSchool Technologies LLC

Learn American Sign Language for free

Learn American Sign Language for free. Wherever. Whenever.

Whether you’re on the go or relaxing at home, SignSchool’s app lets you learn American Sign Language at your own pace.

In this app, you can:
- Browse the dictionary: Learn thousands of signs from a diverse group of signers and various dialects
- Choose a category: Explore hundreds of sign categories covering a variety...

ASL Dictionary Baby Signing
ASL Dictionary Baby Signing

ASL Dictionary Baby Signing

My Smart Hands

Want a sign language tool that you and your baby can use together

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 why you should download this App today!

So much fun! 5...

Baby Sign and Learn - American Sign Language Pro
Baby Sign and Learn - American Sign Language Pro

Baby Sign and Learn

Baby Sign and Learn

Inspire your baby to sign

Inspire your baby to sign! Recommended by speech therapists, the adorable Baby Sign and Learn animated characters make this app so much fun!
One of the most fundamental human desires is to be understood - help your baby communicate by teaching her baby sign language.

Baby Sign and Learn (ASL Pro Edition) features cute animated video demonstrations that will captive your...

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...

Also Good

Apps with average score

ASL Word Search
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. Rather than using letters on the word search grid, this app use ASL fingerspelling symbols.

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...

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...

Baby Sign and Sing - ASL Nursery Rhymes
Baby Sign and Sing - ASL Nursery Rhymes
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....

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...

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 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...

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...

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 Master Class
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.

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...

Sign Language Alphabet Trainer (ASL)
Sign Language Alphabet Trainer (ASL)
Sign Language Alphabet Trainer (ASL)

Sign Language Alphabet Trainer (ASL)

BidBox, LLC

Easily learn the Sign Language Alphabet.

Being able to use sign language can help you in many situations. It not only enables you to communicate with those who are hard of hearing, but also in any other life situation where it is difficult to communicate by words.

The ASL Alphabet...

Learn American Sign Language
Learn American Sign Language
Learn American Sign Language

Learn American Sign Language

Kelly Janusz

Learn American Sign Language with the help of this wonderful collection of 526 training videos. Learning to Sign is a very rewarding experience and these lessons are suitable for all levels and will soon help you grasp the basics and more.

Lessons include
8 Phrases You Need To Know In American Sign...

Signing School
Signing School
Signing School

Signing School

Tony Walsh

This selection of 461 Sign Language video lessons will help you get familiar with the art of Signing. Communication is so important and signing can be a lifeline.

Lessons include
Easy Sign Language for Beginners
Lesson Two of ASL
ASL Basic Conversation Vocab
ASL Alphabet
Learn American Sign Language ASL Lesson 1
ASL Teenagers Tutorial
Learn ASL in...

Signing for Dummies
Signing for Dummies
Signing for Dummies

Signing for Dummies

gWhiz, LLC

Communication takes many forms. For the hearing impaired, American Sign Language (ASL) is the key to making themselves heard. With Signing For Dummies, mastering the intricate pattern of handshapes, facial expressions and body language has never been easier.

Designed as an introduction or refresher, the app provides a window into...

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...

American Sign Language Guide
American Sign Language Guide
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...

Signed Stories Book Bundle #2
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2

Signed Stories Book Bundle #2

ITV Broadcasting Limited

* * * * Lovie Award Winner * * * *
* * * * International Webby Award Honoree * * * *

Animated children’s stories in American Sign Language, narration and captions. These books are particularly helpful for teachers of children with special educational needs including autism and dyslexia. Stories have...

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

ASL Baby Sign by Kwebl

Kwebl BV

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...

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...

Spell: Learn the Sign Language Alphabet
Spell: Learn the Sign Language Alphabet
Spell: Learn the Sign Language Alphabet

Spell: Learn the Sign Language Alphabet

Wit Dot Media Inc

Spell is an app to learn and exercise reading and spelling in the American Sign Language (ASL).

Learning the alphabet can be helpful for learning sign language. Being able to interpret the letters quickly and signing them yourself makes conversation a lot easier.

How it works

The app picks a word and spells...

American Sign Language.
American Sign Language.
American Sign Language.

American Sign Language.

Remedios Apps

American Sign Language is a brilliant app that will introduce you to the world of communication by the use of sign language.

There are an incredible 465 easy to follow video Lessons that will soon teach you the basics and get you up and running in no time!

The app has...

Sign Language - Full Course
Sign Language - Full Course
Sign Language - Full Course

Sign Language - Full Course

Daia Fontana

This app will help you learn how to Finger Spell Words, Alphabets, Numbers,Sentences, Idioms, Deaf Course and more!

This app was made entirely by all Deaf People – Please Support our App by upgrading to our popular Sign Language PRO App! We appreciate your support!

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...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

Baby Sign 3D

Baby Sign 3D

Daniel Kiefer

With Baby Sign 3D you are able to communicate with your baby even bevor it can talk!

Understand what your baby wants to tell you by teaching him easy sign language.

Baby Sign 3D is easily to integrate in daily routines and by imitating your baby will learn incredibly fast!!!
Soon your baby will be able to show you what it wants, even before it will talk.

You can already start at the age of 3 months with teaching the sign language and by continuous repetition of the sign with speaking the word you will see results pretty fast

This app is separated into 4 meaningful chapters depending on age and comprehension.

3.-6. Month: Arriving and being amazed
6-12. Month: Crawl and understand
12.-18. Month: Walk and conquer (at home)
18.-24. Month: Discover outside

There are 100 Signs to learn and they are beautifully illustrated by our 3D Character which can be turned to see exactly how the sign should be performed. Occasionally the sign is supported with a matching 3D model to make it even more easier and fun for the babies to learn.

Signed Stories - Weather and Seasons Book Bundle

Signed Stories - Weather and Seasons Book Bundle

ITV Broadcasting Limited

****American Sign Language by Peter Cook and Keith Wann****

****Spring - Summer - Fall - Winter - Sun - Wind - Rain - Snow****

A selection of animated stories on the theme of the weather and seasons of the year. Each story has been selected carefully to support Common Core State Standards and the ECERS-R scale. Stories have optional American Sign Language, narration, captions and music with language learning games and a vocabulary builder.

Schools can get 50% discount when buying 20 or more copies of this app through Apple’s Volume Purchase Program for Education.

All books in this app include:
• engaging animation in high definition presentation
• expert American Sign Language translations for deaf and non-verbal children
• clear narration, sound effects and specially-commissioned music to entertain and educate hearing children
• captions which can be customized by size, color contrast and font style to make reading easier for children and adults with dyslexia
• the option to select any combination of sign language, captions and audio
• a vocabulary builder and two interactive language learning games to teach children functional and high frequency words and signs

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING…
“The students I work with ask me all the time "when is a new book coming?" It has enriched their love for reading in a way that is beautiful to behold.” Jesse P, Nevada

“We feel so blessed to have a Deaf child who will have a childhood rich with wonderful stories and superb signers.” Parent of deaf child, USA

“Signed Stories from some ASL masters!” American Sign Language interpreter, USA

“My own children are hearing but they (and anyone else) benefit from exposure to familiar stories in another language.” Catnaplb, review on iTunes

“Thank you for bringing such incredible storytellers to my app world.” Teacher, USA

See our other American Sign Language apps:
Signed Stories Book Bundle #1 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #3 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #4 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #5 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #6 for Schools
Signed Stories Bundles 1-6
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 1
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 2
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 3
Signed Stories Fairytales and Folktales 1-3
Signed Stories - American Songbook

For more information on our apps visit www.signedstories.com/apps or email [email protected]

Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 1 (ASL)

Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 1 (ASL)

ITV Broadcasting Limited

**** American Sign Language by Peter Cook and Keith Wann ****
**** Beauty and the Beast - Cinderella - Sleeping Beauty - Snow White - The Little Mermaid - The Princess and the Pea ****
Specialist app created to help teachers deliver Common Core State Standards.
Schools can get 50% discount when buying 20 or more copies of this app through the Education Store.

All books in this app include:
- top quality animation in high definition
- expert American Sign Language performances for deaf and non-verbal children
- captions which can be customized by size, color contrast and font style to make reading easier for children and adults with dyslexia
- a vocabulary builder and two interactive learning games to teach children functional and high frequency words and signs

See our other American Sign Language apps:

Signed Stories Book Bundle #1 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #3 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #4 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #5 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #6 for Schools
Signed Stories Bundles 1-6
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 2
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 3
Signed Stories Fairytales and Folktales 1-3
Signed Stories - American Songbook
Signed Stories - Weather and Seasons Book Bundle
Signed Stories - Nursery Rhymes Bundle for Schools
Signed Stories - Festive Fun Bundle

For more information on our apps visit www.signedstories.com/apps or email [email protected]

Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 2 (ASL)

Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 2 (ASL)

ITV Broadcasting Limited

**** American Sign Language by Peter Cook and Keith Wann ****
**** Hansel and Gretel - Jack and the Beanstalk - Little Red Riding Hood - The Golden Goose - Thumbelina - Tom Thumb ****
Specialist app created to help teachers deliver Common Core State Standards.
Get a 50% discount when buying 20 or more copies of this app through the Education Store.

All books in this app include:
- top quality animation in high definition
- expert American Sign Language performances for deaf and non-verbal children
- captions which can be customized by size, color contrast and font style to make reading easier for children and adults with dyslexia
- a vocabulary builder and two interactive learning games to teach children functional and high frequency words and signs

See our other American Sign Language apps:

Signed Stories Book Bundle #1 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #3 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #4 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #5 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #6 for Schools
Signed Stories Bundles 1-6
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 1
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 3
Signed Stories Fairytales and Folktales 1-3
Signed Stories - American Songbook
Signed Stories - Weather and Seasons Book Bundle
Signed Stories - Nursery Rhymes Bundle for Schools
Signed Stories - Festive Fun Bundle

For more information on our apps visit www.signedstories.com/apps or email [email protected]

Signed Stories - American Songbook (ASL)

Signed Stories - American Songbook (ASL)

ITV Broadcasting Limited

**** The Star Spangled Banner - This Land Is Your Land - America the Beautiful - The Pledge of Allegiance - ****
**** American Sign Language by Peter Cook and Keith Wann ****
Animated performances of songs and verses celebrating the United States of America, perfect for school and sporting performances, July 4th, Thanksgiving and more.

All books in this app include:
- top quality animation in high definition
- expert American Sign Language performances for deaf and non-verbal children
- captions which can be customized by size, color contrast and font style to make reading easier for children and adults with dyslexia
- a vocabulary builder and two interactive learning games to teach children functional and high frequency words and signs

See our other American Sign Language apps:

Signed Stories Book Bundle #1 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #2 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #3 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #4 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #5 for Schools
Signed Stories Book Bundle #6 for Schools
Signed Stories Bundles 1-6
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 1
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 2
Signed Stories - Fairytales and Folktales 3
Signed Stories Fairytales and Folktales 1-3
Signed Stories - Weather and Seasons Book Bundle
Signed Stories - Nursery Rhymes Bundle for Schools
Signed Stories - Festive Fun Bundle

For more information on our apps visit www.signedstories.com/apps or email [email protected]