The Story: A brother and sister play a game play hide and seek. While the little brother manages to find many good hiding places in the end the sister discovers him. A very basic book packed with essential location vocabulary and a useful introduction to opposites.
Bonus Quizzes: “Where Are You?” includes quizzes for students to practice core vocabulary and build comprehension. Stars with points are collected and a final result displayed at the end.
Language support: “Where Are You?” is narrated by native speakers in Mandarin, Spanish or English. Every word or word phrase is highlighted when spoken so it is easy for the reader to follow along. Switch easily between languages on any page.
Extra language scaffolding: Every word in the story is also clickable! Click the word once to hear it in the target language. Double-click the word to hear and read the translation. At the end of the story, every word clicked is saved in an interactive vocabulary list for review.
Teacher to Teacher: “Where Are You?” introduces language learners to fundamental location vocabulary such as: in, out, above, below, right, left, etc. Clear illustrations provide clear visual clues to support core vocabulary and comprehension.
Extension: Building on the basic vocabulary introduced in “Where Are You?” this story is an excellent way to introduce some in-class role play using location words. For example, students can move around to different places and ask each other, “Where am I?” “Where are you?”