Year 1 , 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
|> review: colors, animals, fruit/food||** What's your name? / I'm _______|
|> Practice 'I like (color) + (noun)'||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> 'I like _____.' relay||>> I like (color) + (noun). (hand shake)|
|> What color do you like?|
|2DAYS &MONTHS||> days/months||** What's your name? / I'm _______|
|> seasons: spring, summer, fall, winter (show words)||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Games with days & months||> When is your birthday? (hand shake)|
|3EMOTIONS||> review: days, months, seasons||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> emotions: see 5-nen sei topics (show words)||>> How are you? / I'm (emotion). How are you? /|
|> Games with emotions||I'm (emotion).|
|4EMOTIONS||> review: lesson 3 emotions||** What's your name? & How are you?|
|> emotions: any emotions students want to know||(combined)|
|> Games with emotions||>> How are you? / I'm (emotion). How are you? /|
|5NUMBERS||> review: days, months, emotions (show words)||** What's your name? / I'm _______|
|> numbers: #1-100||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Karuta||>> How old are you? (handshake)|
|> Games with numbers.||>> I'm (age)|
|6TIME||> review: numbers||** What's your name? & How are you?|
|> time: (ex. 3:25, 12:30)||(combined)|
|> Games with time.||>> What time is it?|
|>> It's (time).|
|> Halloween: ghost, witch, devil, pumpkin||>> Happy Halloween|
|> Show pictures|
|> vehicles: see 5-nen sei topics|
|> Games with vehicles and Halloween vocab|
|8BODY PARTS||> body parts: see 5-nen sei topics||** What's your name? & How are you?|
|> Games with body parts||(combined)|
|** I'm sorry / That's OK (No Problem)|
|> directions: see 5-nen sei topics (show words)||** I'm sorry / That's OK (No Problem)|
|> Games with directions, by try to mix with culture||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|(ie. American Thanksgiving)|
|> Christmas: Santa Claus, snowman, stocking,||>> Merry Christmas|
|x-mas tree, present||>> What's This?|
|> THIS & THAT (show words)||>> What's That?|
|> Games with THIS, THAT, and Christmas|
|11ADJECTIVES||> review: numbers (1-100), time, emotions||** What's your name? & How are you?|
|> adjectives: big, small, short, tall, fast, slow, hot, cold||(combined)|
|> Games with adjectives (show words)||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> Adjective + Noun: describe a banana|
|12ADJECTIVES||> review: emotions & lesson 11 adjectives||>> How are you? / I'm (emotion)|
|> adjectives: lesson 11 + scary, cute (show words)||>> Are you (adjective / emotion)? / (Yes / No)|
|> Adjective/Emotion + noun|
|> Practice 'Are you (adjective / emotion)?' -- Game|
|13NOUNS||> review: lesson 12 adjectives, emotions, some vocab||>> Are you (adjective / emotion)? / (Yes / No)|
|> review: lesson 12 phrases||>> Are you a (noun)? / (Yes / No)|
|> Practice 'Are you a (noun)?' -- Game||>> Do you like (noun)? / (Yes / No)|
|> Practice 'Do you like (noun)?' -- Game|
|> review: phrases, #s 1-100, ABCs||** What's your name? & How are you?|
|> Play cultural game||** Are you (adjective / emotion)? / (Yes / No)|
|** Are you a (noun)? / (Yes / No)|
|** Do you like (noun)? / (Yes / No)|
|NOTES:||If +14 lessons, then: -Cultural games||** Conversation phrase|
|-Cultural crafts||>> Lesson Speaking phrases|
|-World talks||> Lesson Listening phrases|
|Ask 'What's the weather like?' at the beginning of some lessons.|
|Ask 'Where are you from?' when talking about the world.|
-Colors(11): green, blue, purple, red, yellow, orange, brown, white, black,
-Animals: ant, bird, cat, cow, dog, eel, elephant, frog, fish, horse, jellyfish, lion, monkey,
mouse, octopus, pig, rabbit, snake, spider, tiger, whale, zebra, (others…)
-Fruit/Food: apple, banana, cherry, chicken, egg, grapes, orange, pear, ice, ice cream,
strawberry, water, (others…)
-Alphabet Vocab (see page 3)
-Days of the Week(7): Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
-Months(12): January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August,
September, October, November, December
-Seasons(4): Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
-Emotions: fine, good, OK, great, hungry, happy, sad, hot, cold, tired, angry, thirsty,
-Time 3:45, 11:42, etc…
-Vehicles(10): car, truck, plane, train, helicopter, boat, bus, motorcycle, bike(bicycle),
-Body Parts(14): hand, foot, head, eye, ear, nose, mouth, tummy, fingers, toes,
LEFT, RIGHT, arm, leg
-Directions(8): left, right, forward, back, up, down, stop, go
-Adjectives(10): fast, slow, short, tall, big, small, hot, cold, scary, cute
-Weather(10): sunny, cloudy, windy, rainy, snowy, hot, cold, fine, beautiful day,
- Holidays: Halloween, Christmas, (others…)
- Cultural Games
- World Talks: Time differences, Season differences, Distances, World Flags,
Country names & locations, Languages in different countries
-PHRASES (Speaking & Listening):
-Hello, I'm _______.
Nice to meet you. (handshake)
Nice to meet you too.
-What do you like?
I like (adjective + noun).
-What (color/animal/fruit) do you like?
I like .
-When is your birthday?
-How are you?
I'm (emotion) .
-How old are you?
I'm (age) .
-What time is it?
It's (time) .
That's OK / No problem
-Are you (adjective/emotion)? -Are you a (noun)?
Yes / No Yes / No
-I am (adjective/emotion). -I am a (noun)?
-Do you like (color/fruit/animal)?
Yes / No
-What's the weather like?
-Where are you from?
I'm from .
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