Unit 6: Directions


  • Children will learn how to ask for and give directions.
  • English learners will learn how to ask for directions using the question formats 'Where is' and 'How do I get…?'.
  • They will also learn to use the imperative mood to give directions - go straight, turn right, Walk down Maple Street.
  • Students will also learn to use prepositions of place to respond to questions related to places and location with this kids English lesson.

Main Lesson Materials & Study Steps

directions 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.

directions game

2nd – Then the student plays this fun game after watching the video, to practice the contents of the lesson. The game reviews key vocabulary, grammar and sentences from the lessons. This game can be played on any device.

directions 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 'Directions'. Every worksheet comes with an answer sheet on the second page for educators.

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Lesson Story:

Freddie and Lisa leave for the city with the expressed purpose of watching a game at the stadium. While in the city, they have difficulties finding the stadium. They stop and ask two strangers for directions who help them find their way to the stadium.


straight, right, left, intersection, street, turn, places around, bank, park, restaurant, bus stop, opposite

Key Sentences/Grammar

  • Excuse me, where is the soccer stadium?
  • It's on Maple Street.
  • How do we get to Maple Street?
  • Go straight and turn right at the intersection.
  • It's opposite the next bus stop.

Prepositions of Place for Directions

  • It's opposite the bus stop.
  • It's next to the restaurant.

Question Word Questions for Places and Location

  • Where is the stadium?
  • How do I get to the stadium?

Imperative Sentences for Giving Instructions – The imperative mood usually begins with the base form of the verb.

  • Go straight.
  • Turn right.
  • Walk down Maple Street.

This lesson is part of the Level 3 English course.

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