English

Dinosaur English: The Age of Reptiles

Students will visit the Mesozoic era (The Age of Reptiles), meet the dinosaurs, and use English as a tool to pursue their interests.
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25 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week

7-12

year olds

3-6

learners per class

per learner

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Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
WEEK 1: The Big Mystery  
SECTION 1:  Tuesday, December 21, 2021
SECTION 2:  Thursday, December 23, 2021
Students will learn about the ancient time of the dinosaurs. They will learn what a mystery is and why dinosaurs are a mystery to us. They will learn about and use English to discuss the following:
*fossils
*continents
*bones
*sizes
*stones/rocks
*extinct
*archeology/archeologist
*evidence
*million
*era
*period
*prehistoric
*dinosaur names and classifications 

WEEK 2: Let’s Chat About Habitat
SECTION 1:  Tuesday, December 28, 2021
SECTION 2:  Thursday, December 30, 2021
Students will learn about the climate and environment during the time of the dinosaurs. They will learn about and use English to discuss the following:
*environment
*species
*adapt/adaptation
*migrate/migration
*environment/habitat/climate
*sea/lake
*temperature/weather/warm/hot/humid/wet
*increase/decrease/high/more/low/less/fewer
*sizes 
*connection
*change
*more dinosaur names and classifications 

WEEK 3: We’re Chatting About Change
SECTION 1:  Tuesday, January 4, 2021
SECTION 2:  Thursday, January 6, 2021
Students will learn about dinosaur characteristics and how they adapted to their environment. They will learn about and use English to discuss the following:
*appearance/feature- body, skin, legs, neck
*describing words- front/back, feather(feathery), fast, slow, strong, long, hard, soft, vertical, horizontal, cold-blooded, warm-blooded
*activities- run, walk, chase, hide, avoid
*analyze/compare/deduce
*evidence
*more dinosaur names and classifications

WEEK 4: A Day in the Life of the Dinosaurs
SECTION 1:  Tuesday, January 11, 2021
SECTION 2:  Thursday, January 13, 2021
Students will learn about foods dinosaurs ate, how they lived, and where they lived. They will learn about and use English to discuss the following:
*carnivore, herbivore, omnivore
*food availability and effect
*compare, reason, group, source
*live in groups
*live alone, “by myself”
*mouth/teeth, stomach
*plant, leaf, grass, stone
*weight- kilograms, tons
*more dinosaur names and classifications


Class Projects: All weekly class projects are optional. Students can draw or make models of dinosaurs, fossil excavation sites, dinosaur habitats, and dinosaur foods.  


Students will receive supplementary material and project options that are optional. 

Class Projects: All weekly class projects are optional. Students can draw or make models of dinosaurs, fossil excavation sites, dinosaur habitats, and dinosaur foods.  
This information is uploaded into the classroom weekly. General supplies would include paper and basic drawing and art supplies.  Supplies are optional. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
25 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.

Teacher

Elizabeth Hays, MA TESOL, Applied Linguistics English, Social Studies, Creative Writing and ESL Teacher (K-12)
2 total reviews
9 completed classes

About Me

Hello and welcome to my profile! My name is Elizabeth, but my students call me “Miss Lizzy” or “Teacher Lizzy”. I am very excited about the opportunity to provide a fun, interactive, and authentic learning environment for your child. From Girl... 
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