Following Directions - Shape & Positional Language - Math Listening Activity

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This was a great resource to use for my sped kiddos. At the end of the lesson we added writing a sentence about the picture and what they saw.
This resource has really helped my students with listening comprehension. They are engaging and my students love them. Great resource!


Do your students have difficulty following directions in Math? Check your student's understanding of math concepts and their ability to follow directions with these 12 great Math Listening Activities. Concepts covered include colors, shapes, numbers and positional language. Simply read out the instructions step by step and children complete the drawing. This NO PREP pack is easy to use, print, use and assess using the slips provided.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "This resource has really helped my students with listening comprehension. They are engaging and my students love them. Great resource!"

Including in this Following Directions - Shape & Positional Language - Math Listening Activity pack:

  • 12 Teacher instruction sheets with Math concepts assessed included
  • 12 Student activity sheets (copy one per student)
  • 12 Assessment sheets (4 per page)

Math Concepts Assessed include:

  • Colors
  • Shapes
  • Numbers
  • Positional Language (between, top, above, below, next to, around, opposite, under)

Your children will love this activity and you will learn so much about your student's listening skills in these short 20 minute activities. Have on hand to use when you have free time or timetable it into your schedule every week or two.


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "Good for assessing many things - listening skills, understanding of positional language."

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "Great. Simple to use resource to help my students practise their listening skills."

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "The perfect resource for helping my students that need to work on listening skills. Thank you!"

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Describe objects in the environment using names of shapes, and describe the relative positions of these objects using terms such as above, below, beside, in front of, behind, and next to.


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