A theme page on Circus Clowns and Carnivals with lesson plans for beginner and elementary level students (A1.1. – A.1.2.)
Related pages: Mardi Gras Carnival (year 4-9)
Sing along to the Songs of Lazy Town!
Circus PPTSuitable for early learners of English.ESL lesson for Grade 3/4/5
Print a set of circus flashcards, or print some for you to colour in and write the words!
A video dictionary teaching circus words (Yr 2-4)
A clown’s face will certainly make you smile. Label the parts of the clown’s face in this picture. An interactive matching game, 1:1 or IWB (Yr 2-4)
CIRCUS PICTIONARY (2 pages: people- objects) worksheet – Free ESL printable worksheets made by teachershttp://en.islcollective.com/resources/printables/worksheets_doc_docx/circus_pictionary_2_pages_people-_objects/places-circus-people/25809
A pictionary of the objects and the people you are most likely to see at a circus. There is a matching worksheet with activities fas a follow-up. – ESL worksheets (Yr 3-6)
Vocabulary Builder Course – You may want to leave out the sound of the narrator for younger students (Yr 4-6)
Level: Beginner/Intermediate Pictures and vocabulary from a carnival.
Hey little clown, are you happy today? Are you ok? (Yr 1-2)
The Kiboomers! Circus Clown, Circus Clown is a fun song (Yr 1-3)
Circus is a beautiful song that talks about the delightful troop that you meet! – A song first with Lyrics then as Karaoke (Yr 2-4)
Listen to a song about a circus – with lyrics (Yr 3-4)
It’s “A Day at the Circus” by Kidsongs with all the best kid songs your children will love!
Daily English lessons are dialogues and stories using conversational American English. – A short dialogue starts at 1:11 and finishes at 2:45. If you wish to hear it faster, go to 15:46 (Yr 4-6)
A lesson plan with downloadable text and activity handouts (Yr 5-6)
Anna and Pete visit a circus and talk about circus arts. Are the performers artists or athletes? Find out in the first episode of “He Said – She Said!” (yr 5-6)
Let´s learn about differences with a Funny Clown. Steve and Maggie are on their way to a circus.
The video version of “Ben the Clown” is an entertaining 5-minute cartoon clip (yr 1-3)
Veeru comes back from the Jumbo-Bumbo Circus with some very big ideas. Watch the story to find out more. (yr 3-4)
Film adapted from Circus escape, the same as beow with simple narrative and fascinating painting.(yr 3-4)
Minny the elephant escapes from the circus. What adventures will she have? – A story with audio and text (Yr 4-5)
Let the students draw and describe their own clown: What does it look like, what is it wearing and what can it do?
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