Year 2, Unit 3, pp. 13 - 14
Focus: Listening and Speaking
Topic: Directions to Places
Content 1.2 By the end of the 6-year primary schooling, pupils will be able to listen and
Standard: respond appropriately in formal and informal situations for a variety of
Learning 1.2.2 Able to listen to and follow:
Standard: b) simple directions to places in the school
By the end of the lesson, pupils will be able to:
i) follow simple directions to places (go straight, turn left, turn right, go past)
Time: 90 min
Lesson Link: http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/short-stories/the-treasure-map
Prepare By: Cindy
1. Warm-up: Teacher takes the pupils on a tour around the
school. Teacher points to rooms and places in the school
and tells the pupils’ the name of the rooms or places.
(Alternative: Show pictures of rooms and places around
the school and talk about them).
2. Teacher introduces the following phrases:
i) Go straight.
ii) Turn left.
iii) Turn right.
iv) Go past.
3. Teacher shows the video ‘The Treasure Map.’
stories/the-treasure-map ). While watching the story, pupils
may follow the route on the map and colour the picture.
4. Teacher puts the pupils in pairs. Each pair will get a
map of the classroom (or other places in the school). The
map contains directions to the ‘hidden treasure.’
5. One pupil reads the instructions according to the map
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while the other pupil listens and follow the instructions.
6. The first pair to find the ‘hidden treasure’ wins the game.
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