Year 1 , 2, 3, 4, 5 , 6
|> review: 2-nen sei actions||** What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> Sing ABC's||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Count to 12||** Good Morning / Afternoon (hand shake)|
|> Sing 'What's your name?' song / Play cultural Game||** Hello / Goodbye|
|2COLORS||> colors: see 3-nen sei topics||** How are you? / I'm (fine / good / OK / great / hungry)|
|> Find the color||> What (color) do you like?|
|> 'I like (color)' relay||>> I like (color).|
|3ANIMALS||> animals: Review ABC animals & cow, spider||** What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> Good pet / Bad pet / Scary pet||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Practice 'I like (animal)'||>> What do you like? (hand shake)|
|> Game||>> I like (animal).|
|> fruit/food: Review ABC fruit/food & chicken, pear||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> Practice 'I like (fruit / food)'||>> What do you like?|
|> Game||>> I like (fruit / food).|
|5NUMBERS||> review: colors, 'I like____'||** What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> numbers: #1-20||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Group Karuta||> How old are you? (handshake)|
|>> I'm (age)|
|6TIME||> review: #'s||** How are you? / I'm (emotions + happy, sad)|
|> time: 1 o'clock, 2 o'clock||> What time is it?|
|> Games with time||>> (time).|
|> Halloween: ghost, witch, devil, pumpkin||** Happy Halloween|
|> Show pictures and Tell story|
|> Make Halloween masks|
|8DAYS||> review: time||** How are you? / I'm (emotions + hot, cold)|
|> Days of the week: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday|
|Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday|
|> Games with days|
|9BODY PARTS||> body parts: see 3-nen sei topics||** How are you? / I'm (emotion)|
|> Simon says||> Show me your (body part)|
|> Show me body part game||> What's this?|
|> Christmas: Santa Claus, snowman, stocking,||>> Merry Christmas|
|x-mas tree, present, ornament|
|> Review #s 1-25|
|> Advent Calendar|
|11REVIEW||> review: numbers (1-20), time, days, body parts||** Hello, What's your name? / My name is_______. /|
|> Karuta / 'What's your name?' song||Nice to meet you / Nice to meet you too.|
|> Simon says||(handshake)|
|12ABCs||> Say ABC's||** How are you? / I'm (emotion)|
|> ABC pronunciation (BV, LR, MN, GZ)||> What's this?|
|> Games with ABCs|
|13VOCAB||> review: fruit / food / animals / ABC vocab||** Thank you / You're welcome|
|> Practice 'I like ______.'||> What's this?|
|> Games with vocab||>> What do you like?|
|>> I like _______.|
|> review: phrases, #s 1-20, time, colors||REVIEW ** phrases|
|> Play cultural game|
|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 most lessons.|
-Actions: stand up, sit down, jump, spin, stop, cheer, sleep, dance, shake hands,
play…..(ie. baseball, tennis), watch TV.
-Colors(11): green, blue, purple, red, yellow, orange, brown, white, black,
-Animals(22): ant, bird, cat, cow, dog, eel, elephant, frog, fish, horse, jellyfish,
lion, monkey, mouse, octopus, pig, rabbit, snake, spider, whale, zebra,
-Fruit/Food(12): apple, banana, egg, grapes, cherry, chicken, orange, pear, ice,
ice cream, strawberry, water
-Alphabet Vocab (see page 3)
-Time 1:00, 2:00, etc… (1 o'clock, 2 o'clock, etc…)
-Days of the Week(7): Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
-Body Parts(10): hand, foot, head, eye, ear, nose, mouth, tummy, fingers, toes
-Weather(7): sunny, cloudy, windy, rainy, snowy, hot, cold
-Emotions(9): fine, good, OK, great, hungry, happy, sad, hot, cold
- Holidays: Halloween, Christmas, (others…)
- Cultural Games & Crafts
- World Talks: Time differences, Season differences, Distances, World Flags,
Country names & locations
-PHRASES (Speaking & Listening):
-Hello / Hello
What's your name?
My name is _______.
My name is _______.
Nice to meet you. (handshake)
Nice to meet you too.
-What do you like?
I like .
-What (color/animal/fruit) do you like?
I like .
-How old are you?
I'm (age) .
-How are you?
-What time is it?
-Show me (color / fruit / animal / body part).
-What's the weather like?
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