Visual English 5
Unit 2
House Chores


Welcome to the “Household Chores” unit! 🏑🧹 This engaging ESL module introduces common household tasks and the language needed to discuss them. From sweeping to feeding pets, students expand vocabulary, practice imperative forms, and express feelings about chores.


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This unit not only introduces students to the chores, but also the tools that help them, making daily tasks easier and more efficient. Ready to tool up your English and chore knowledge? Let’s dive into the cleaning the house! πŸŒŸπŸ› οΈ

Cleaning Tasks:
πŸͺŸ Cleaning Windows: Use a squeegee or cloth to make windows shine.
🧹 Sweeping Floors: Grab a broom to keep floors dust-free.
🧽 Mopping Floors: Use a mop and bucket for thorough cleaning.
Organizing and Tidying:
πŸ›οΈ Tidying Rooms: Sort items and possibly use storage bins to organize.
πŸ“¦ Folding Clothes: Employ various folding techniques for different clothing types.
πŸͺ‘ Dusting Furniture: Use a duster or microfiber cloth to clean surfaces.
Laundry and Maintenance:
🧺 Doing the Washing: Operate washing machines or use basins for hand-washing.
🚰 Washing Dishes: Utilize dishwashers or sponges for manual cleaning.
🌼 Watering Plants: A watering can is essential for keeping plants hydrated.
Outdoor and Pet Care:
🐢 Feeding Animals: Prepare pet food with appropriate bowls or dispensers.
🌱 Mowing the Grass: Handle a lawnmower safely to maintain the lawn.
πŸ—‘οΈ Taking Out the Rubbish: Use bins and recycling containers to manage waste.

Engaging ESL Conversations:
Role Plays
: Simulate shopping for household tools.
Vocabulary Games: “Match the Tool” where students link chores with the correct tools, or “Tool Time Quiz” testing knowledge on tool names and uses.
Fun Activities:
Design a Tool: Invent a new tool for a household chore and describe its benefits.