Positional language 2 -SC.mov

Direct Instruction

The learning intention for this lesson was for children to learn about positional language and directions.

The video shows my focus group working in pairs to follow a set of simple directions using their chairs.

They learnt how to capture different positions using their iPads to take photos and write sentences to match.

Extended plan here

Class Site Content

Learning Intention

For children to learn the meaning of positional language being able to use verbal directions and physical movements of their bodies.


Find a buddy and use a chair to direct this person using all six instructions and take photos to match. Take a photo of your number and place value house and share it on a new EE. (Then upload it to your blog).

Directions follow up -SC.mov

Learner Generated Content


Blog Post


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Auckland, New Zealand