Lesson Plan

All About Location

Your students will love this active lesson all about spatial awareness and an introduction to prepositions! It can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the lesson plan Where Does It Go?
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Where Does It Go?lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to use position words to describe movement in relation to objects.

Language

Students will be able to explain how to use position words when describing the location of objects.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
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Prior to the start of the lesson create your own path of obstacles throughout the room using different objects. There should be objects for students to practice all movements (over, under, around, through). Consider including tunnels, chairs, and tables in addition to things like cones.

  • Gather the class together for the lesson.
  • Explain that today students will be learning all about words that we use to describe how we move.