Lesson Plan: How to Give Instructions in English

During this lesson, you will learn how to give instructions in English:

We usually give instructions using verbs in its imperative form:

To clickHacer clic
ClizHaz clic
To deleteBorrar
DeleteBorra

Let’s get started



Schema Activation (30 Mins)

Task#1A

Check the verbs and try to remember

Database Manager

Let’s start the class by remembering some of the most common verbs to give instructions in English

InstallClick
DownloadSelect
UploadConfigure
RunUpdate
OpenReset
CloseRestart
SaveSearch
Delete Backup
CopyRestore
PasteEdit

Pre-Task #1 (20 Mins)

Task#2A

Follow the steps and create an InstaWP acccount

Instructions:


Instructions:


Pre-Task #2 (30 Mins)

Task#3A

Check the steps on how to create a page and the do the exercise


Break

Task#4A

Check the verbs and try to remember


Main Task

Task#5A

Provide Instruction on how to do a WordPress related task

Practice with a partner giving instructions about:

#1How to delete a comment
#2How to change a public display name
#3How to upload a media file
#4How to add a new user
#5How to change the permalink structure
#6How to add a new theme
#7How to change your nickname
#8How to add a new post
#9How to add a new plugin
#10How to export your site
#11How to change your password

Post Task

Task#6A

Write what was requested by the professor


Manuel Campos, English Professor

Manuel Campos

I am José Manuel and I am an English Teacher in Costa Rica who loves English. I have been teaching English for more than 8 years and I like sharing what I know with others