Make the bear sign by making your hands into claws and crossing your arms, with one hand on each shoulder. Now scratch up and down with each hand.
Babies are often going to simplify this into just giving themselves a bear hug.
We use bear to refer to a well-worn teddy bear called Milton. "Here is your bear." "Do you want Milton the Bear?"
Use the animal flash cards like the bear flash card to teach your baby her animal names. Babies love it when you make sound effects as you do the sign. “Grrrrowl … It’s a bear.”
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