Unit 5 – Months Dates ESL Kids Lesson
Unit 5: Months & Dates
- In this lesson, ESL/EFL students will learn how to talk about months, dates and festivals.
- The focus will be on months of the year and dates on which different festivals occur.
- English learners will also learn cardinal and ordinal numbers from 1-31.
- This ESL kids lesson teaches vocabulary for the twelve months of the year and festivals.
Main Lesson Materials & Study Steps
Freddie, Lisa and friends are coming home from school. Lisa, who is not so good at dates, invites Sally to her upcoming birthday party. A conversation on months of the year reveals that Lisa only knows her birthday. She gets to learn about the months of the year and the dates of different festivals like New Year's Day, Halloween and Christmas.
|Months of the year- January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. Festivals - Christmas, Halloween, New Year's Day, birthday.|
Ordinal Numbers - First, second, third, fourth, fifth, twentieth, twenty-first.
Capital Letters for Months of the Year
This lesson also focuses on using capital letters at the beginning of the months of the year and names of festivals.
Ordinal vs. Cardinal Numbers
Capital Letters at Start of Months & Festivals
Suffixes of Ordinal Numbers