21 May

Info-Gap Map (from Scratch!)


This is a class I did with my A2.1 students.
The original idea comes from a worksheet at bogglesworldesl.com (link is to .doc)
But rather than just practise giving directions, I got them to create the whole thing… from scratch!
In the class, we…

  • …followed instructions and did regular concept checking.
  • …collaborated in decision making.
  • … came up with street names. (Street, Road, Avenue, Lane, Circus, Way)
  • …revised names for places and businesses.
  • …revised and extended prepositions for location.
  • …practised giving directions.
  • …had lots of fun building up to the main task, making it more engaging.
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