Decisions. Decisions. Which clothing do you need for your next vacation? Does your shirt match your pants? Do you need flips for the beach or high-heels for an evening out? How are you going to coordinate your clothing with which activities? Make your clothing selections and create lively conversations with these colorful clothing photo images. This powerpoint includes ten slides of original photos and several weeks of teacher lesson suggestions and activities.
What is included:
• 10 slides with photos of articles of clothing
• Photos of clothing for a spring or summer vacation; approximately 50 articles of clothing
• Daily lesson suggestions and activities
• Expansion activity suggestions for accelerated and advanced learners
Images are a flexible tool so the teacher can designate the topic, conversation or quantity of words that may be needed in daily lessons. Images can also be used to introduce or reinforce your unit and your students will be inspired to learn and internalize words and expressions that are important to them in their discussions.
Instead of the transference generally associated with showing a word in one language and then translating it into the second language, avoid the transference by using images to stimulate word association and conversation. The brain is an amazing tool and can use images to help commit vocabulary to memory. Temple Grandin referred to it as “thinking in pictures”. What an enjoyable way to produce communication.
Suggestions for use:
- Display the images as a powerpoint on a document camera or smartboard.
- Print multiple sets and distribute for seat work.
- Laminate the images for durability. Distribute one card (or a set) for paired or
What questions can your students create for communicative interaction? With this product as well as all of Maestra Mapache's activities, you are receiving a multi-use product that will give you opportunity to reuse in new ways again and again for both written and verbal activities. Put your valuable time back in your hands.
Maestra Mapache Creations has coordinated these collections of vocabulary, dialogues, worksheets and images to be your versatile tool for any of your lesson units. Thank you for visiting my store!
Please see my other related resources below:
Bilingual Clothing Vocabulary Reference
Pack Your Bag Written and Verbal Activities
Pack Your Bags Interactive Powerpoint Activity
Weather and Topography Thematic Vocabulary