English for Speakers of Other Languages

C. School

Level: Newcomer

At the end of this topic, students will be able to...

  • Understands school rules
  • Names titles of school personnel
  • Names classroom objects and school subjects
  • Name locations in the school
  • Follows basic commands
  • Expresses basic needs and wants

Sample Language Patterns:

  • What is this?
  • This is a…
  • What are those?
  • Those are…
  • What are these?
  • These are…
  • This is…
  • There are…
  • There is…
  • Please, may I…?
  • Yes, please
  • No/yes, thank you
  • You're welcome
  • I don’t understand.
  • I don’t know.
  • May I go to the bathroom?
  • How do you spell/say ___ in English?
  • I need a…
  • I want a…
  • The ___ is on/in the ___.