Dish is signed exactly like plate: take both your hands and form fists, only sticking out your index fingers and thumbs. Then with both hands, mimic the outline of a plate in front of your body.
Teach your toddler the dish sign as he watches you set the table. Remember to teach him the signs for the other eating and cooking implements or utensils, too.
Teach your child the flash cards in conjunction with the actual kitchen and dining room utensils and crockery. When he or she is old enough, they may express interest in helping you set the table for meals, or washing the dishes afterwards.
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