Lesson length : 30 minutes.
Class size : Large Group class.
Preparation time : 10 – 15 minutes to prepare “Four Corners”, and flashcards.
1. Start with the “Hello song”, and a song to practice different actions, such as “The walking song” at https://mapleleaflearning.com/library/the-walking-song-resources/ . Run through the actions a few times for each song, before singing with the CD.
2. Show the flashcards to the class and repeat the words together.
3. Play the “Ball Gauntlet” game : Instructions can be accessed by left-clicking the button below. Have the racers walk, run, jump or skip to the finish line to practice the vocabulary of this lesson.
4. Say or sing goodbye to your students.
Lyrics : Hello, hello, hello, how are you?
I’m fine, I’m fine, I hope that you are, too!
Lyrics : Walking, walking (x2)
Hop, hop, hop (x2)
Running, running, running (x2)
Now, let’s stop (x2)