This Clothes Activity pack supports the teaching of clothes vocabulary but the activities also facilitate the practice of language functions such as describing physical appearance, expressing likes / dislikes, expressing plurality, request language and other classroom game and craft dialogues.
Activities are specifically designed to allow for differentiation of ability and context and come complete with COMPREHENSIVE ACTIVITY SUGGESTIONS that help promote higher engagement, interaction and language that goes beyond word level.
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Both BRITISH ENGLISH and AMERICAN ENGLISH versions are included. Each template is provided in black and white or color.
Playing cards craft
Kids make their own mini-cards to play in a variety of games in the classroom or at home with their families. Different versions include Completed text + picture, Tracing text + picture, Gapfill text + picture, Picture only, Text only + cut and paste pictures
Read and colour sheets
Read descriptions of people in the 1st person (I’m wearing..) and color the pictures accordingly. 3 different levels with 2 sheets per level.
Colour, read & write sheets
The children color the people images as they wish then personalise the written descriptions. 3 levels of 2 sheets with scaffolded text and 4 sheets at level 4.
Guess Who Games
Play the traditional Guess Who Game. Includes 4 boards of 25 children and 3 sheets of Guess Who playing cards, which could also be used as easier boards for lower levels.
A multi-layer craft with several templates to choose from. Kids make a fun flipbook where they can mix the heads of different children with different bodies. Follow the Activity Suggestions for a range of different activities to promote language practice.
This craft could also provide a useful springboard for discussing gender and religion issues.
Bingo Games & Craft
There are 8 small BINGO cards for each set of 12 vocabulary items and 8 large boards incorporating all 36 vocabulary items for a total of 32 bingo boards. Kids can also make their own with the blank boards and find and stick pictures.
Board Games & Craft
There are 4 sets of board games. Each set of board games comes in two versions: pictures or text. The text boards can be used in conjunction with the find and stick pictures to create a literacy focus. There are also blank boards for the kids to create them on. Follow the Activity Suggestions for ideas on adding layers of dynamism to the activity.
There are 36 matching cards in total, divided into 3 sets. See the game suggestions for fun matching and memory games.
These cards are excellent for small group and pairwork. There are 12 items per sheet and each item has a separate image and text card with card backs for optional printing.
The 36 clothes items are provided as A5 cards but remember to adjust your printer preferences if you’d prefer to print them in an alternative size.
This activity pack is supplied as a PDF file and is not editable.
Please note that parts of this resource require to be printed and self assembled. For best results Kids Club English recommends that you laminate flash / mini / matching cards for improved durability. Laminating materials are not included.