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Sports vocabulary fans

Super effective and engaging sports vocabulary fans to get your ESL kids practising the vocabulary as well as useful structures in a dynamic way.

♦ Choose the picture templates or text templates or BOTH to practise a range of skills in an interactive way.

♦ Includes 16 different sports to mix and match hockey, rollerskating, swimming, tennis, football, baseball, cycling, basketball, karate, running, yoga, volleyball, golf, badminton, table tennis, gymnastics
♦ Useful activity suggestions give you plenty of ideas to increase interaction, engagement and learning, before, during and after the craft.

♦ Ideal for mixed ages groups and differentiating for different skills practice, including listening, speaking, reading and writing.

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What will my students learn?

These templates are great for helping your esl young learners consolidate more than just the sports vocabulary you see depicted in the pictures. Use them to activate useful structures too and even as speaking props in dialogues.

You can choose whether to focus mainly on listening, speaking or even reading and writing – the choice of templates and activity suggestions make it easy to differentiate according to your needs.

Sports vocabulary

hockey, rollerskating, swimming, tennis, football, baseball, cycling, basketball, karate, running, yoga, volleyball, golf, badminton, table tennis, gymnastics

Structures + Grammar

  • ‘can’ for ability

e.g. I can play basketball. Can you do it? I can do it.

  • Describing frequency

e.g. I sometimes/never play football

  • Present simple with verb collocations

e.g. She plays tennis. They do yoga. He swims / He goes swimming.

  • Present continuous

e.g. You are playing badminton. I am doing yoga.

  • Expressing likes/dislikes

e.g. My favourite sport is… / I like/don’t like/don’t mind/hate…

Classroom language

Is it…? Yes, it is. No, it isn’t. What is it? It’s.. It’s…

Can you find…? I can see … Where’s….? Here it is! It’s here. Where does this go? Like this?

Whose turn is it? It’s my turn. It’s your turn. Turn it over. Pick one.

Can I have..? Here you are. Thank you. You’re welcome. Colours, pencil, crayons, pens, scissors, paper, card, cut, fold, open, trace

What do teachers say about the resources?

Frequently asked questions

Yes, of course! Maybe you have the time and enjoy creating things, but it has to be said that being a young learner teacher can involve a HUGE amount of extra work making materials. Give yourself a break!

All my materials have been tried and tested in the classroom. As well as having almost 20 years of teaching experience, I am also a qualified trainer for the Trinity TYLEC (Teaching Young Learners Extension Certificate), so you can rely on the quality.

Yes! They work great for mixed aged groups and different abilities because they come with different templates AND different suggestions with how to use the resource. No time wasted on adapting different worksheets!

The provided activity suggestions for pre, during and after the craft give you all the steps you need to create a fun and engaging lesson for your young learners. Just add in your routines and maybe a game or two and you’re ready to go.

You can certainly find some free worksheets out there, but I can guarantee your young learners will be much more excited to create this. Engaged and motivated children make for a happy lesson (and teacher!)

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