Learn English Kids Directions

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  • In this beginner English lesson you will learn English phrases for giving and receiving directions in order to get to a destination. The phrases include the.

Do you know how to give instructions in English? What sort of instructions can you give someone?

  • How to make a cup of coffee?
  • How to search for a topic on Google?
  • How to make a call on your cell phone? Or listen to your voice mail?

Another tried and tested activity is map reading—one person giving directions to a place on the map and the other following them. You can spice things up a little by organizing a “treasure hunt,” giving each member of the group a map and some directions which lead to a hidden object. This activity is brilliant for kids!

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There are two parts to giving instructions.

What we call Sequencers and then the actions.

Sequencers help order your instructions

It is like the 1, 2, 3, 4 of your actions.

The most common are




After that..


Example: Today I am going to tell you how to make the best sandwich in the world.

First, you must roast a chicken and slice it into thick pieces. Then toast your favourite bread (two slices).

After that you need to put mayonnaise and mustard on the toast and then the chicken slices. Next you are going to add your vegetables. Tomatoes, lettuce onions, cucumbers etc.

Finally put a couple slices of cheese on the sandwich and then close it with the other piece of toast.

The second part,


do one of three things.
1) Tell people what is necessary
2) what is wrong
3) what is not necessary

  • You (don't) need to..
  • You have to..
  • You must/mustn't..
  • You should/shouldn't..

So now that you know the basics..here is an example:

How to Make a Cup of Coffee

Firstyou need to buy some coffee and a coffee maker.

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Thenyou have to put the water into the bottom of the coffee maker.
You needn't boil the water (you don't need to boil the water), cold water is fine.
Nextyou have to put the coffee in the coffee compartment and screw the top of coffee maker on.
After thatyou need to put the coffee pot onto the stove.
Thenturn the stove on hight and wait. You don't have to move the coffee pot.
When the water boils and goes into the upper part of the pot youthenhave to remove the pot from the heat.
Finally you pour some coffee into a cup, add sugar and milk and enjoy.

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