Jump to it!

Objective
Students practice identifying colors and shapes while following the ALT's orders
  1. Place plastic cards of colors/shapes around the room.
  2. The teacher demonstrates how to play the game by saying, "When I say, 'Clap at red,' you go to red, and clap." and various phrases using a mixture of colors/numbers and actions.

You may also say "Clap to red," in which case the students clap on their way to something red.

 

*Build up to color+shape+action. For example, let the children try finding the colors first. Next, add shapes. Finally, ask them to do all three: "Eat a pizza at a blue star."

Possible actions:

5 jumps

eat a pizza

swim

drink hot tea

Please leave more ideas in the comments.

Lesson Topics
Duration
Elementary
1,
2,
3,
4
Resources
Many laminated colorful shapes