What color is this?

  • Topic: What color is this?
  • Communication Objectives: To learn to describe things using their colors.
  • Language Objectives: To learn to ask for and give descriptions of things using color.
  • Vocabulary:  names of colors - red, yellow, blue, black, orange, brown, green, purple, pink. Common nouns - apple, pear, dog, car, banana, carrot, peach, pen, etc.
  • Sentence Structures:
    • What  color is this?
    •  It's red.
    • What color is the apple?
    • It's a red apple.


  • Grammar: Practice using the question word 'What' to ask about things. Reinforce the use of contractions.
    • What ...? (question word)
    • What ...? (question word)
    • It's ... (contracted form for 'It is').