I-SPY 3

Kids

Ordinal Numbers

Skill:

Speaking

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary speaking practice

Work:

Students work in groups of 3-4

Download this 24 card set of ordinal numbers pelmanism cards, perfect for playing this well known memory-based vocabulary game. The set contains 12 vocabulary items, represented in both picture and word or phrase. Great for other ELT card games such as Snap!, Pictionary, Charades, and Taboo.

Skill:

Speaking/Listening

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary presentation/review

Work:

Students work together as a whole class

This file contains a set of 12 A4 size black and white ordinal numbers flashcards, great for presenting new vocabulary and phrases to your young learners, or revising already taught words and phrases through numerous flashcard games you can play.

Skill:

Speaking/Listening

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary presentation/review

Work:

Students work together as a whole class

This file contains a set of 12 A6 size ordinal numbers flashcards, two per side of A4. These are ideal in the ESL classroom for presenting new language to young learners, or revising already taught words and phrases through various flashcard games you can play.

Skill:

Speaking/Listening

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary presentation/review

Work:

Students work together as a whole class

This file contains a set of 12 A4 size ordinal number flashcards (without captions), great for presenting new vocabulary and phrases to young learners, or revising already taught words and phrases through numerous flashcard games you can play. Features a range of ordinal numbers between 1st and 50th.

Skill:

Speaking/Listening

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary presentation/review

Work:

Students work together as a whole class

This file contains a set of 12 A6 size ordinal number flashcards (without captions), two per side of A4, great for presenting new vocabulary and phrases to young learners, or revising already taught words and phrases through numerous flashcard games you can play. Features a range of ordinal numbers between 1st and 50th.

Skill:

Listening

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary listening practice

Work:

Students work individually

Download this full colour eight player ordinal numbers bingo card set with attached mastersheet. This popular vocabulary and listening game features six different ordinal numbers on each player’s card on half a side of A4 and is great for helping young learners recognise the spoken and written forms of these numbers.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary writing practice

Work:

Students work individually

This vocabulary and word recognition handout on writing ordinal numbers is great for raising young learners’ awareness of spelling patterns and helping them with strategies to spell such numbers autonomously. The learners are tasked with joining twelve word halves together.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Spelling practice

Work:

Students work individually

This is a scaffolded spelling test handout on ordinal numbers that is designed to help young learners develop an awareness of spelling patterns and strategies to spell such numbers more autonomously. Each word features two missing letters.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Spelling practice

Work:

Students work individually

This vocabulary checklist on ordinal numbers is a great way to top off vocabulary learning on this topic. Learners take one final look at a set of twelve ordinal numbers and how they are written, before attempting to write and spell them accurately from memory. Great as a test using self and peer correction.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

15 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary writing practice

Work:

Students work individually

For practice of the written form of a range of ordinal numbers, this vocabulary matching and writing handout is ideal. The learners match the sentences with the ordinal numbers and practise writing them. Features support lines for better handwriting.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

10 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary review

Work:

Students work individually

The learners sort and match which phrase is which in this vocabulary recognition handout, based on twelve different ordinal numbers. Ideal as a stepping stone towards writing the accurate written form of the phrases.

Skill:

Writing

Time:

10 minutes

Stage:

Vocabulary review

Work:

Students work individually

Download this word recognition handout, which helps learners recognise the written form of a range of ordinal numbers. Can the learners recognise the one real phrase matched to an ordinal number from the five fakes?

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