Wake Up! 1 & 2



Hello, Starting Ritual and Warm Up

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Vocabulary: wake up, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, go to school

Grammar: Asking a question and answering with yes or 'no.'

Sentence: Wake Up!

Objective 1: Students will be able to identify food items.

Objective 2: Students will be more comfortable with answering the question "Are you hungry?"

*Remember, the following sections are interchangeable

Story Time!

  • This is a great book for counting - count with the students or one student count if they feel confident.

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  • Have the students stand up and do the actions with this song.

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Handout: Week 1

  • Point to the phrases and do them with the students before handing out  sheets.

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Handout: Week 2

  • As students colour, go around and check understanding of the vocabulary by asking questions. 

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Goodbye, Ending Ritual and Thank you

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Lesson Checklist: Did I ...

**details here**

  • ..do a Starting Ritual?

  • ..sing a Song?

  • ..rearrange student layout depending on activity?

  • ..explain the HandOut before distributing?

  • ..use a Conscious Transition (CT)  (Details in the Sample Lesson Plan Template)

  • ..practice good Teacher Talk (TT) 

  • ..nip behaviour issues in the bud at the beginning of class?

  • ..note down who participated this week so that I can call on/allow other students to participate next week? 

  • ..do an Ending Ritual?

  • ..(we) leave the room as we found it or better?