This is a PowerPoint that introduces the simple past tense using basic, regular verbs such as cook, fix, dance, wash, etc. The PowerPoint introduces the verbs through pictures and text and then introduces how t form the simple past tense using regular verbs. The PowerPoint uses sentence frames to help promote language. PowerPoint can be used to promote both oral and written language. There are also about 10 slides at the end that practice distinguishing between when to use the simple past and the simple present as an extension activity.