Following and giving directions are important life skills. The ideas, directions, patterns, and reproducibles in this resource focus on helping young learners listen to and follow oral directions, follow picture directions, read simple written directions, and give oral directions to others. Activities include cutting and pasting, using blocks, cooking, and games. Some highlights of each section of this book: 1. Following Ora Directions: Five songs & chants that give directions, reproducible cards giving one- and two-action commands, patterns for "Listen and Build a Scarecrow", reproducible animal and toy cards for picture bingo, Eight reproducible practice pages. 2. Following Picture Directions, reproducible picture cards (cut, paste, color, fold, etc) for giving project directions, Nine cards with designs to reproduce with blocks, 20 "monkey see, monkey do" cards showing a pose for students to duplicate, picture direction cards for five simple cooking projects, Six reproducible practice pages. 3. Following Written Directions, 37 reproducible pages use picture and simple word directions for activities such as color shapes, finish the picture, trace and complete, color-cut-and paste, draw it. 4, Giving Directions, teaching ideas, word card with direction order words (first, next, etc.). Complete step-by-step directions and all the patterns you need are included. Fun, instructive illustrations throughout. All 112 pages perforated for easy removal.
Teacher directions, patterns, and reproducibles to help young learners follow oral directions, picture directions, and simple written directions.
The book in this series are as varied as the needs of the young learners you mustprovide for in your classroom. They are practical and give you a broad range of active learning experiences from which to choose.
You want your young learners to experience the fun and excitement of learning and to be engaged in activities that are age-appropriate. These ten books fill the bill. Teacher directions are written step by step and clearly illustrated. You get any patterns and reproducibles that are needed to conduct the activities.