Home » Entries posted by Gina Torgersen
Avatar
Stories written by Gina

The most important meal of the day! Let’s learn some breakfast words!

Learn some breakfast words from this week’s video. Then you’ll have a chance to practice English every morning! — 今週の動画で朝ごはんに関する言葉を覚えると、毎朝英語の練習ができますね! — Classroom Tip This chant from Happy Valley 3, Unit 1, isolates vocabulary for popular breakfast foods. Students can watch and listen, adding the gestures as usual or, they can play a game with the […]

Read more

Let’s Go by Car (use with Happy Valley 2 Unit 2) — Put the place flashcards around the room. Each student chooses a vehicle card. Then, teacher says a place, and all go to the place flashcard, pretending to be taking the chosen vehicle to get there. Or: S1: Choose vehicle FC. S2: Choose place […]

Read more

— Colors are fun and easy-to-use words, and this catchy song will help you learn and practice them. See all the colors here. — 色は楽しく使いやすい言葉です。一度聞いたら頭から離れないですよね。この歌で学び練習しましょう!ここで全ての色が登場します。 — Classroom Tip The final song in our colors series, learning colors with this song has never been more fun. Students don’t often have a chance to run around the […]

Read more

— Many kids love cars and other vehicles! Use these games along with Happy Valley 2 Units 1 and 2. — Vehicle Maze — Set up a small course for students to go through using small pylons or other markers. Students pick a place flashcard (e.g., supermarket) and a vehicle, and do the gesture and […]

Read more

— What animal has a long neck? A giraffe! Let’s learn some animals! 首の長い動物はな~んだ?キリン!色々な動物を覚えましょう! — Kids love to learn about animals! You might not see these animals in your everyday life, but that just makes them more exciting. — 子供は動物について学ぶことが大好きです!この動物たちは日常生活で会えないものもいますが、それがさらにワクワクするでしょう! — Classroom Tip Use the video to do the Let’s Learn page vocabulary chant. Watch […]

Read more

Use these games to practice body parts from Happy Valley 1 Unit 7 and the animal vocabulary in Unit 8! このゲームでハッピーバレー1ユニット7で紹介する体のボキャブラリーとユニット8の動物のボキャブラリーを練習をしましょう。 – Is it a…? Pick two flashcards and place two cushions on the floor. Put one flashcard under each cushion. Don’t let the students see. Point to a picture in the book. T: What […]

Read more

Let’s Count! Count the Animals! 動物を数えましょう!     Animals are fun, and the more the better, so long as you don’t have to take care of them all!   動物って楽しい!たくさんいるともっと楽しいね。ただし自分で世話をしなくてもいいのなら・・・。   Classroom Tip During Happy Valley 1 Unit 10 Storytime, use this to introduce the main vocabulary and target language. After watching open the teacher’s […]

Read more

  Trace Your Body Part (use with Happy Valley 1 Unit 7)    Give each student a blank piece of paper and crayon. One student traces one of the other student’s body parts. This is great for classes with parents.   先生は生徒一人一人に紙とクレヨンを渡します。1人の生徒が他の生徒の体のパーツをトレースします。これは親同伴のクラスに最適です。   Get the Teacher (use with Happy Valley 1 Unit 8)   Teacher […]

Read more

  Let’s Count! Ten Little Presents! 数えてみよう!10個のプレゼント!     Getting a present is very exciting, especially when you’re young! Please enjoy the ten presents in this video! (Although we don’t show you what’s inside!)   プレゼントをもらうと、特に子供の場合はワクワクしますね!この動画に出る10個のプレゼントをお楽しみください!(中身はお見せしませんけどね!)   Classroom Tip This is a great song for counting and adding numbers before objects! Sing it in class using […]

Read more

  Use these games to practice body parts while doing Happy Valley 1 Unit 7.   My Fingers   Using a digital camera, take photos of students’ head, shoulders, knees, toes and fingers. Randomly show the pictures. S: My fingers. (when their picture shows) T: Everyone, count your fingers. S: Count.   デジタルカメラを使い、生徒の頭、肩、膝、つま先と指の写真を撮ります。写真をランダムに見せます。 S: My […]

Read more

Page 1 of 12123Next ›Last »