BSL - Colours

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Learning and practice of common colours in BSL


BSL Colour Reference Sheet, Lotto Sheets and pens/pencils, 'Sing a Rainbow' Reference Sheet


1) Teach the children the signs for the colours, introducing a new sign each time, and repeating and testing for the previous ones.
2) Individually or in small groups play Lotto, by signing the colour and the children ticking it off of their sheet.
3) Teach the children the sign for the song 'Sing a Rainbow'. Sign and sing the song at the same time, as an extension repeat the song, each time stop singing a colour, until you are only signing.


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