Unit 3 – How old are you? ESL Kids Lesson

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Unit 3: How old are you?


Objectives:

  • ESL/EFL young learners will learn how to ask and give information about their age.
  • Teach numbers vocabulary with a focus from one to seven in this ESL kids lesson.
  • Learn to use the question format ‘How old…?’ to ask for age.
  • Introduce the third person singular of the verb ‘to be’ – Bob is six.

Main Lesson Materials & Study Steps

how old are you video lesson

1st –This cartoon animated video features a short dialogue, followed by vocabulary and sentence breakdown. It is essential for introducing the words, phrases, grammar, spelling and sentences of the lesson in context. Watch repeatedly to master the content. The video plays on any device.

how old you game

2nd – Then the student plays this fun game after watching the video, to practice the contents of the lesson. The student’s score is recorded in the Learning Management System (LMS). This game can only be played on a PC, not mobile devices.

how old you test

3rd – Finally the learner takes this test of the unit. The score of this test is captured in the LMS and gives educators an idea of how well their learner is doing. The test opens on any device – mobile & PC.


Worksheets for the Unit

The worksheets below are useful for offline and classroom activities. These printable exercises directly correlate with the above lesson 'How old are you'. Every worksheet comes with an answer sheet on the second page for educators.

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Lesson Story:

Freddie is having a birthday party home when a conversation about age starts. We get to learn how old everyone is.

Vocabulary:

Key Sentences

  • numbers
  • one, two, three, four, five
  • six, seven
  • old, years
  • How old are you, Bob?
  • I'm six years old.
  • Bob is six years old.

This lesson is part of the Starter 2 English course for absolute beginners.

Download Starter 2 Course Manual

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