Summer Learning Ideas

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Give the students a minute to study the picture. Then hide the picture so it cannot be seen. Then they have to write down what was in the suitcase. Each student writes their list of items. The person with the most correct answers is the winn


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Sound stories

The teacher records sound such as the wind, a car engine, a storm, a cat meowing, steps and so on.

The children listen to and identify sounds and then make a few sentences based on what they hear. Ex. “I am in the forest; the birds are singing…”


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Summer camp advert

Watch this video, divide your students in small groups and ask them to create and present their own Camp Adverts.


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Campfire stories

Hand out these summer images to your students. Deal out them equally. The first player shows one of his pictures and begins the story ex. “Once upon a time there lived a frog and she liked …” The second player should then choose a suitable card to follow on as the next event in the story, and narrate the next stage.


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Instagram selfie

Ask your student to make a selfie and write a post on Instagram about summer vacation. Download Instagram template.


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Summer mad libs

Here are some fun Summer Mad Libs. Free printable funny summer mad libs. These Summer Mad Libs are great for summer schools or for summer party games.

Download summer mad libs


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I have forgotten something

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Use these images to play a game. Show the first picture (a), then the second one (b). One item is missing in the second picture. The first student to spot the missing item has to say “Oh, no! I have forgotten my …. (the name of the missing thing).


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Mr X’s holiday 

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