Maths: Location

Learning Intention: To describe the location of an object using simple words.

Listen to this Berenstain Bears story, ‘Bears In The Night’. Can you find all the words the author uses to describe location?

Option 1:

Take a photo of yourself inside or outside your home. See if you can position yourself in any of the following ways:

  • behind
  • above
  • below / beneath / under
  • beside / next to
  • between
  • outside
  • inside
  • on top of
  • through
  • with
  • to the left of
  • to the right of

Remember to send the photo to your teacher by Wednesday!

Option 2:

Hide a small toy in your bedroom or living room. See if you can direct a family member to the location of the toy using just your words.

Option 3:

Can you draw a map of your room? What about a map of your house? You could even hide a small toy in your room and draw a treasure map to help a family member find it!