BEGINNER LEVEL 1: Lesson 4 for Students


THEME: Learning Verbs

VOCABULARY: dog, apple, sad, happy, little, big 

VERBS: there is, he wants, he has

STORY: There is a boy. His name is Ben. He is ten years old.  He has a dog. The dog’s name is Sam. Sam is sad. Sam has an apple. Sam does not like apples.  Sam is very sad. He wants a banana. He wants a big banana.  He does not want a small banana. He has the big banana. He is happy.  


    1. Review the vocabulary words. Listen to the Vocabulary File for pronunciation. Look up the meaning of any words you don’t know.
    2. Listen to Audio 1  as you read through the story.
    3. Listen to Audio 2 – Story with Questions as you read through the story and answer the questions.
    4. Review:
      • What is your name? 
      • How old are you?
      • What is your favorite color?
      • How are you feeling today?
      • Etc.
    5. Play Simon Says.