Free time with primary students

This lesson is about playground equipment and free-time activities.

Sally Trowbridge

In this lesson children practise playground vocabulary, sing a song about the playground, listen to a story about a dog in the park and play an online game. They also practise speaking and writing about their free-time activities. The song and the story have activity sheets and answer sheets to download and print.

Learning outcomes

  • Extend vocabulary related to play
  • Develop learners' speaking and listening skills
  • Develop basic writing skills

Age/ Level 

Aged 5-8 (CEFR A2)


60-75 minutes


Lesson plan

You will also need access to the Internet to display the story, song and game (all details are on the lesson plan). 


Language Level

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