Level 8 - Weather

About this level

Thunder and lighting, sun, rain, wind and snow. All sorts of weather types feature in this level. In an 8 minute episode the children will also learn temperatures, seasons and continents.

Learning outcomes in this level

Learning outcomesActivities
I can ask what the weather's like
I can describe the weather
I can repeat a Spanish proverb
I can express surprise
I can answer in negative and affirmative
I can name the seasons
I can name the continents
I can describe continents in terms of size
I can describe the weather as hot or cold
I can compare hot and cold
I can use the future tense
I can make a weather forecast
I can name colours

Activities in this level

ActivityTime required
1. Watch the episode (Weather) 10 - 15 minutes
2. Weather dominoes 20 - 25 minutes
3. The rain in Spain 10 - 15 minutes
4. Hot, hot, hot! 15 - 20 minutes
5. Seasons 10 - 15 minutes
6. Ebooks 15 - 20 minutes
7. Cool thermometers 20 - 25 minutes
8. It's going to rain 10 - 15 minutes
9. Multicoloured umbrella 15 - 20 minutes
10. Level 8 revision 15 - 20 minutes
11. Review Weather 10 - 15 minutes

Key language in this level

¡Qué calor!¡keh kalorr!How hot!
¡Qué frí­o!¡keh freeoh!How cold!
¿Qué continente es?¿keh konteenenteh ess?What continent is it?
¿Qué tiempo hace?¿keh tyempoh atheh?What's the weather like?
El inviernoel eenbeeyerhnohWinter
El otoñoel otonyohAutumn
El veranoel berahnohSummer
En abril aguas milen abreel agwass meel"One thousand waters in April"
Está nubladoesstah nooblahdohIt's cloudy
Está tormentosoesstah tormehntohsohIt's stormy
Europa no es muy grandeehurohpah noh ess mwee grahndehEurope is not big
Hace caloratheh calohrIt's hot
Hace fríoatheh freeyohIt's cold
Hace más caloratheh mass calohrIt's hotter
Hace más fríoatheh mass freeyohIt's colder
Hace solatheh solIt's sunny
Hace vientoatheh beeyentohIt's windy
La primaveralah preemahvehrahSpring
LlueveyuevehIt's raining
Un sombrerooon sombrehrohA hat
Va a estar nubladobah ah esstahr nooblahdohIt's going to be cloudy
Va a hacer solbah ah athehr solIt's going to be sunny
Va a hacer vientobah ah athehr beeyentohIt's going to be windy
Va a lloverbah ah yohbehrIt's going to rain