Positional Language Word Cards


Save Resource

To save a resource you must first Join or Log In.

Positional Language Word Cards - Postion, Positional, Positional Language, Position Words, up, down, inside, outside, next to, North, South, East, West

Alternative versions

Ratings & Reviews
Suggest a Change
Resource Updates
Log in Join
  • Could you make an Arabic translation of these (so with both English and the translation)?  Many thanks,

    , Jan 16th
    • Hi LLMMCC,
      Thank you for commenting. I have put this request through, if we're able to make it then we'll be in touch to let you know! :)

      , Jan 16th
  • My non reading, very low developmental students can learn new words and position

    , Nov 20th
  • Good for general class use on position, but also as an additional EAL resource.

    , Nov 13th
  • I teach at Headstart and that is something most preschoolers don't know.

    , Oct 2nd
  • This is fantastic! I will use this as an interactive activity for locating objects in the classroom for the Social Studies Standards.

    , Sep 19th
  • I will use this resources with small world trays, helping children to use new language in there play.

    , Sep 10th
  • I am going to use these cards as part of an active lesson on positioning with nursery age children.

    , Sep 6th
  • teach a second language

    , Jul 2nd
    • Hi watindi,
      Thank you very much for commenting! It's great to hear from you :)

      , Jul 2nd
  • Great!

    , Jun 30th
  • good starter for carpet games

    , Jun 30th
  • vocabulary wall- flash card games for students to follow instructions on position

    , Jun 15th
  • Vocabulary wall - to use with maths position lessons

    , Jun 1st
  • great for teacher an esl student

    , May 30th
  • vocab wall

    , May 25th
  • Great resource for teaching my students about preposition!

    , May 22nd
  • Do we have anymore NEW word cards coming up soon? I have practically used everything.
    Could we have more DIFFERENT verb word cards?

    , May 5th
    • Hi there, thanks for getting in touch. Please could you tell us more about the new verb words cards that you are looking for? We look forward to your reply? Many thanks :)

      , May 5th
  • can these be made smaller? It's usually 4 word cards on one sheet

    , Apr 28th
    • Hi sheredeslsc,
      I'll see what we can do for you! Thanks for commenting :)

      , Apr 28th
    • Hi there sheredeslsc,
      Our lovely teacher and design teams have created this and emailed the new resource to you! It will also be available on the website within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a main resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above. I hope you find it useful!

      , Apr 28th
  • home practis

    , Apr 15th
  • Spacial relations in maths at 2nd class level

    , Apr 4th
  • Teaching my students the language of space

    , Mar 28th
  • I will use this with the toddlers and preschoo.lers to learn positional words

    , Mar 13th
  • I will use these to help my weak pupils during a revision class.

    , Mar 9th
  • I will post these in my classroom.

    , Mar 9th
  • I will use these as positional visual, vocabulary cards, and opposite cards. Thank you for the

    , Mar 8th
  • great resource to use during progress monitoring in PREK

    , Mar 7th
  • sorting activity within direction lesson

    , Feb 28th
  • positional language lessons

    , Feb 14th
  • I use this to teach position and also to help with vocabulary. Thanks for an excellent resource.

    , Feb 6th
  • TEaching a language impaired child

    , Jan 29th

    , Jan 24th
  • I am using to introduce to students and for the word wall for reference.

    , Jan 14th
  • to use with our children to help them understand positional language/actions.

    , Jan 4th
  • I will be putting these prepositional words on my word wall for student reference.

    , Dec 10th
  • I teach second graders so this is perfect. Hopefully this will help them understand positions much better.

    , Dec 9th
  • Center time activity

    , Dec 6th
  • To support my teaching of position and positional language

    , Nov 20th
  • interactive word wall

    , Nov 2nd
  • Brilliant for our work on positional language.

    , Oct 21st
  • Hello,
    I will be using this as a teaching aid

    , Oct 19th
  • Please could we have these in cursive? Would be very helpful, thank you!

    , Oct 5th
    • Hi Mrf-shirleywarren,
      Thanks for your suggestion! I'll ask our teacher team to look into this for you : )

      , Oct 6th
    • Hi there Mrf-shirleywarren,
      Our teacher and design teams have completed this for you and sent it in an email, I hope you enjoy using it! It will available on the website as well soon.

      , Oct 6th
  • for teaching position words for nursery

    , Sep 28th
  • teaching position words

    , Sep 20th
  • for teaching positional words

    , Sep 15th
  • to teach positional language

    , Sep 9th
  • assessing students knowledge of positional words

    , Sep 8th
  • teaching student positional words

    , Sep 7th
  • To teach kids positional language.

    , Sep 4th
  • To teach space and position to special needs.

    , Aug 19th
  • to teach chlidren positional words with objects and words.

    , Jun 12th
    • Hi HAJMum,
      Thank you for sharing! :)

      , Jun 14th
  • Using them to teach and autistic boy.

    , May 5th
  • great for my year 1 class

    , Apr 21st
  • To help my 4 1/2 yr old.

    , Apr 15th
  • position lesson

    , Mar 22nd
  • Classroom activities using dolls house nad furniture

    , Feb 28th
  • To use as flash cards

    , Feb 22nd

  • , Feb 22nd
  • To teach positional language through PE, reinforce positions with pictures and words.

    , Feb 3rd
  • stations

    , Feb 1st
  • to teach a student positional language

    , Jan 30th
  • to tech children positional language

    , Jan 28th
  • to support students who know very little english

    , Jan 18th
  • Will be useful to support my EAL learners with little English when doing position using everyday language.

    , Nov 24th
Positional Language Word Cards

Positional Language Word Cards - A set of word cards featuring a variety of positional language and accompanying images. Great for a use in various activities or for display in your maths area.
This resource is available in Standard, Cursive, Editable, Dyslexic and Precursive.
  • Homepage » Scotland (CfE) » Early » Mathematics » Shape, position and movement » Angle, symmetry and transformation.
  • Homepage » Age 5 - 7 » Maths » Shape, Space & Measures » Position
  • Homepage » Age 0 - 5 » Mathematics » Shape, Space & Measures » Position
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » Maths » Keystage 1 » Year 2 » Geometry - Position and Direction » Use mathematical vocabulary to describe position, direction and movement, including movement in a straight line and distinguishing between rotation as a turn and in terms of right angles for quarter, half and three-quarter turns (clockwise and anti-clockwise)
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » Maths » Keystage 1 » Year 1 » Geometry - Position and Direction » Describe position, direction and movement, including whole, half, quarter and three-quarter turns
  • Homepage » Age 5 - 7 » Maths » Vocab Cards » Year 1 Word Cards
  • Homepage » Wales/Cymru » English Medium Schools » Foundation Phase » Mathematical Development » Using Measuring Skills » Area and Volume
  • Homepage » Wales/Cymru » English Medium Schools » Foundation Phase » Mathematical Development » Using Measuring Skills » Angle and Position
  • We love to hear your ideas! If you’d like to see another version of this resource, you’ve had a great idea for how we could improve it or you’ve spotted a mistake then let us know by filling in your details below.

    Please try to be as specific as you can :)

    • Twinkl added Dyslexic Version on Apr 29th
    • Twinkl added Precursive Version on Apr 29th
    • Twinkl updated the Main Version on Apr 28th
    • Twinkl added Editable Version on Nov 16th
    • Twinkl added Cursive Version on Oct 7th
    Career button