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Help your beginning and intermediate English Learners develop academic vocabulary with this activity about ordinal numbers. Read and discuss the Eric Carle book Ten Little Rubber Ducks. Your ELs use ordinal number cards to practice stating where different duck cutouts are placed in a line. Then they place themselves in a line according to your verbal directions using ordinal numbers.
Learners review cardinal and ordinal numbers in this lesson plan. They define cardinal numbers as ones that show/express amounts. They define ordinal numbers as a number that tells a position. Students then chose an activity to complete independently in which they must sequence steps using ordinal numbers.