Unit 9: Family Members


  • This lesson teaches ESL/EFL young learners how to talk about members of a family.
  • This ESL kids lesson also teaches kids how to talk about what their parents do for a living, or what jobs or professions they might be doing – doctor, dentist, teacher.

Main Lesson Materials & Study Steps

family 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.

family 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.

family 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 'Family Members'. Every worksheet comes with an answer sheet on the second page for educators.

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Lesson Story:

Freddie and Lisa are visiting Bob when they notice Bob’s family photo hanging on the wall. A conversation begins about his family.


father, mother, grandpa, grandma, brother, sister, teacher, doctor, dentist

Key Sentences/Grammar

  • Is that your father?
  • This is my father.
  • This is my mother.
  • What does your father do?
  • My father is a dentist.
  • My mother is a teacher.
  • A dentist takes care of our teeth.

Demonstrative Pronouns (Plural/Singular)


  • Is this your father?  (close ended singular question format)
  • Are these your parents?  (close ended plural question format)

This lesson is part of the Level 1 English course.

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