Year 1 , 2, 3, 4, 5
|1INTRO||> Sing ABC's||** Hello / Hello|
|> Count to 10||** Good Morning / Afternoon|
|> actions: stand up, sit down, jump, spin, stop||** Goodbye|
|> Sing 'Hello' song / Craft (use their names)|
|2COLORS||> actions: cheer, sleep, dance, shake hands||** Hello, My name is______ / My name is______|
|> colors: see 1-nen sei topics||Nice to meet you (handshake)|
|> Find the color / Color basket||> What's this?|
|3FRUIT||> commands: play…. (ie..baseball, tennis)||** Hello, What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> fruit: apple, banana, cherry, grapes, orange, strawberry||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Karuta or Fruit Basket||(handshake)|
|> What's this?|
|4ANIMALS||> actions: play…. , watch TV, go away, come here||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> animals: bird, cat, dog, frog, lion, mouse, pig, rabbit||> What's this?|
|> Good pet / Bad pet|
|> Group Karuta or Animal Basket|
|5NUMBERS||> review: actions, colors, fruit, animals,||** Hello, What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> numbers: #1-12||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Group Karuta||> How old are you? (handshake)|
|6WEATHER||> review: actions||** How are you? / I'm (fine / good)|
|> weather: see 1-nen sei topics||> What's the weather like?|
|> Pass the telephone game||>> It's (weather)|
|7HALLOWEENculture||> Halloween: ghost, witch, devil, pumpkin||>> Happy Halloween|
|> Show pictures and Tell story|
|> Make pumpkin faces.|
|8BODY PARTS||> review: actions||** How are you? / I'm (fine / good / OK)|
|> body parts: see 1-nen sei topics|
|> Draw picture game|
|> Sing Head & Shoulders / Simon says|
|9CHRISTMASculture||> Christmas: Santa Claus, snowman, stocking,||>> Merry Christmas|
|x-mas tree, present|
|> Show pictures, Tell story|
|> Make stockings|
|10REVIEW||> review: actions, numbers (1-12), body parts||** Hello, What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> Various Games and Activities||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|11ABCs||> Sing ABC's||** How are you? / I'm (fine / good / OK)|
|> alphabet: A-apple, ant; B-boy, banana, bird||> What's this?|
|> Introduce Alphabet Books|
|> Do A and B in Alphabet book and color book.|
|12ABCs||> Sing ABC's||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> alphabet: C-cat; D-dog; E-eel, elephant, egg;||> What's this?|
|F-frog, fish, flower||> What do you like?|
|> Group Karuta||>> I like _______.|
|13REVIEWculture||> review: phrases, alphabet vocabulary||REVIEW ** phrases|
|> Tell story|
|> Play cultural game|
|NOTES:||If +13 lessons, then:
After lesson 6, ask 'What's the weather like?' at the beginning of each lesson.
|** Conversation phrase|
|>> Lesson Speaking phrases|
|> Lesson Listening phrases|
-Actions: stand up, sit down, jump, stop, spin, cheer, sleep, dance, shake hands,
play…..(ie. baseball, tennis), watch TV, go away, come here.
-Colors(8): green, blue, purple, red, yellow, orange, white, black
-Fruit/Food(8): apple, banana, cherry, egg, grapes, orange, strawberry, cherry
-Animals(13): ant, bird, cat, dog, fish, frog, lion, monkey, mouse, pig, rabbit, eel
-Weather(5): sunny, cloudy, windy, rainy, snowy
-Body Parts(8): hand, foot, head, eye, ear, nose, mouth, tummy
-Alphabet Pronunciation & Alphabet Vocabulary (see page 3): A-F
-Emotions(3): fine, good, OK
- Holidays: Halloween, Christmas, (others…)
- Cultural Games & Crafts
- World Talks: Time differences, Season differences, Distances
-PHRASES (Speaking & Listening):
-Hello, What's your name?
My name is _______.
My name is _______.
Nice to meet you. (handshake)
Nice to meet you too.
-How old are you?
-How are you?
I'm (fine / good / OK) .
-What's the weather like?
-What do you like?
I like _______.
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