This easy-to-use activity teaches valuable lessons about the importance of listening and following directions.
Students will listen carefully and follow directions attentively.
following directions, listening
This simple lesson in following directions can be used at any time during the school year. As a matter of fact, you can drive home the importance of listening and following directions by using this lesson as a model for creating similar activities throughout the year.
Provide students with a small sheet of writing paper. Then let them know that the activity you are about to do will prove how well they listen and follow directions. Let them know that you will state each instruction, then pause, then repeat the instruction. Add, But I will not repeat any instruction a third time, so you must listen very carefully. Proceed to give students the instructions below.
This is not a difficult assignment, but it does require listening. You might be surprise at how many students fail.
Lesson Plan Source
LANGUAGE ARTS: English
GRADES K - 12
NL-ENG.K-12.12 Applying Language Skills
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