This is a comprehensive unit to teach basic vocabulary with a BACK TO SCHOOL theme! It includes 12 vocabulary cards, as well as activities to target:
labeling & identifying
sorting by attributes
comparing & contrasting
This resource includes:
Vocabulary cards: cards with and without labels are included, as well as a set of cards without pictures, for multiple options. Print out two copies of any set, to play memory, or use the label-only cards and the picture only cards together to play memory.
Vocabulary descriptions: A short description of each item is provided.
Bingo cards & calling cards: 6 bingo card options are provided, as well as calling cards with descriptions, to be used for inferencing.
Sorting mats: 2 different sorting mats are provided to sort the items by attributes.
Match it: Cut out the pictures and glue them next to the correct labels.
Sort it: Cut out the pictures and glue them into the correct boxes, based on the category.
Compare & Contrast: Two graphic organizer options are included, the classic Venn Diagram, and a more guided option for students who need more support.
Following Directions: Cut out the pictures and the scene, then use either the 1-step or 2-step directions on the next page.
Yes/No Questions: Level 1: Students answer yes/no questions about the item’s label.
Yes/No Questions: Level 2: Students should read or listen to the questions, then mark the correct choice.
WH-Questions: Use the cards to practice WH-Questions with the associated vocabulary. A choice of two possible answers is provided on each card.
Fill in the blank: Cut out the pictures, then glue them into the correct spaces to complete the passage
Finish the sentence: The student should write a word or words into the blank to complete the sentence.
Write It: The student should cut out the pictures at the bottom of the page, then choose three to use in a sentence.
Phonological Awareness: Write the beginning sound for each of the foods.
Because this pack includes so many different activities, it's perfect for mixed language groups. Target multiple goals within a session, while teaching basic vocabulary skills like labeling, categorizing, and describing.
Check out the preview for a brief overview of the activities included!
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