Te Kete Ipurangi Navigation:

Te Kete Ipurangi

Te Kete Ipurangi user options:

ESOL Online. Every child literate - a shared responsibility.
Ministry of Education.

Focus on English navigation


Climate | Water | Storms

This set of activities focuses on water and includes rain and weather phenomenon causing emergencies.

Target vocabulary is introduced using a range of activity types.

The literary focus is listening to explanations and speaking personal recounts and includes planning and giving a talk.

Click on a link below to print/download a PDF file for each activity, which contains a teacher guide and student worksheet.

The downloads box on the right-hand side includes additional support material.

Focus on vocabulary    
5.20 Introducing water (PDF 2MB) Orientation
Track 5.20a (MP3 2MB)
Track 5.20b (MP3 3MB)
Track 5.20c (MP3 2MB)
5.21 Target vocabulary - water (PDF 671KB) Word list
Track 5.21 (MP3 4MB)
5.22 Water puzzle (PDF 45KB) Word puzzle  
5.23 Pronouncing target vocabulary - water (PDF 37KB) Pronunciation  
5.24 Familiarisation with target vocabulary - water (PDF 34KB) Word cards  
5.25 Spelling target vocabulary - water (PDF 40KB) Code cracking  
5.26 Noun, adjective, verb or adverb (PDF 42KB) Identifying parts of speech  
5.27 Water target vocabulary - same or different (PDF 139KB) Equations  
5.28 Tell me about water (PDF 227KB) Describing pictures  
Focus on listening to explanations and speaking personal recounts    
5.29 Introducing rain (PDF 44KB) Orientation  
5.30 What is rain (PDF 45KB) Vanishing cloze
Track 5.30a (MP3 936KB)
Track 5.30b (MP3 902KB)
Track 5.30c (MP3 960KB)
5.31 Rainfall extremes (PDF 53KB) Identifying information
Track 5.31 (MP3 2MB)
5.32 Which weather phenomenon (PDF 47KB) Recognising weather expressions
Track 5.32 (MP3 1MB)
5.33 Storm poems (PDF 69KB) Verb forms
Track 5.33 (MP3 2MB)
5.34 Stormy January (PDF 198KB) Information transfer
Track 5.34 (MP3 2MB)
5.35 Coping with weather (PDF 595KB) Describing pictures  
5.36 Survival kit (PDF 242KB) Word/picture matching  
5.37 My country's climate (PDF 29KB) Planning and giving a talk  

Published on: 08 Jan 2018