In this lesson plan, students will practice following directions through simple activities around the classroom. They will be led to develop their locational skills and understanding. This lesson is going to prepare them to be able to identify and use all four cardinal directions in reference to location of places and objects in and around their classroom.
K-12 Subject: Social Studies, Following directions and Measurement.
Grade Level: First, Second.
Teaching Duration: 40 minutes.
Type of Resources:
1. Lesson plan,
2. Postal signs showing North, South, East and West,
3. Blank wall chart for Teacher’s drawing of the four cardinal points and also for locating important areas of the classroom,
4. A worksheet with simple exercises on identifying directions.
5. Blank postal paper for each of the two groups for drawing in classroom locations.
Number of Pages: 6