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Language and Communication Ask for clarification in simpler activities  This resource has been viewed by a moderator.


Asks for clarification in simpler tasks.

Early years skill:Speaking
Early years typical range:30-50m
P-scales/Nat. Curriculum skill:English Speaking
P-scales/Nat. Curriculum level:P7
TAP skill:Language Expression
TAP level:TAP42
Section:Early Years (0-5yrs) info; Primary (5-11yrs) info

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Activity/strategy name and materials required How to do the activity Key principles for doing the activity and comments
Contradictory requests

Fishing rods with magnets

Paper clips

Pictures of opposites

Instruct each child to catch a specific picture. There should be a contraction in the request so that the child has to ask for clarification e.g. "Sarah, catch a green fish, go on then John" or "Tarek, can you find a big little fish?"

Other activities at other levels


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