Archives: wh-questions


March 21, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Photographs | Filed in: Language.

Time: 10 – 15 minutes Materials: Photographs of special occasions Activity: Show your child a photograph. Tell him about the occasion, when it was taken,who the people are, how they are feeling. Allow your child to tell someone else about the photograph. Suggested Script: Look at this picture. This was taken the day you were • Read More »

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March 4, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Occupations | Filed in: Language.

Time: 15-20 minutes Materials: Pictures of different occupations (Boardmaker or Clipart) and where they work using felt or pictures with velcro (hook side) on the back. Felt board or display board covered with tempo loop. You could also put a small magnet on the back of the picture and use the chalkboard as display. Activity • Read More »

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Digital Ideas for Learning Language

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Digital Ideas for Learning Language | Filed in: Language, Making Materials.

Children can learn just about any language content, use, or form using photographs of themselves. It increases their interest and motivation and they learn from being active participants in the process of making the pictures. Here are some ideas to get you started. Wh-questions. Take pictures of classmates, teachers and staff, family, friends. Ask who • Read More »

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