BEGINNER LEVEL 1: Lesson 2 for Students


THEME: Introduce Yourself and Your Family

VOCABULARY: mom, dad, brother, sister, cat, dog, city

STORY: My name is Emily.  I am 30 years old. I live at home with my mom. I have a sister and a brother. My sister is 30 years old. My brother is 35 years old. My favorite colors are blue and pink. I like to play soccer and go for runs. I also like to read. I have a cat and a dog. My cat is big and my dog is small.


  1. Review the Vocabulary Words. Have a poster with words and pictures. 
  2. Listen to Audio 1 and read along with the story.
  3. Listen to Audio 2. Read along with the story and answer the questions.
  4. Answer the following questions:
    • What is your name?  My name is ___.
    • How old are you? I am ___years old.
    • What is your favorite color? My favorite color is ___.
    • Who is in your family? I have a ___ (mom, dad, brother, sister, dog, etc…) 
  5. Review body parts
  6. Review commands
  7. Review colors
  8. Review question words
  9. Review feelings
  10. Play Simon Says, using the commands reviewed in today’s class.