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  • Sep 17th

    I made a large dice using these cards, during a group activity at pre school we roll the dice and follow the action it lands on... great to get us all moving :-)

  • Sep 12th

    Letting children see the words for their actions

  • Aug 9th

    working on verbs and use of -ing

  • Aug 8th

    as grandma, I love to play with my grangson. this activiy cards will help us to have a lot of fun. thank you so much.

    • Aug 9th

      Hi arnezug,
      It's great to hear you like the resource - Thanks for sharing! :)

  • Aug 7th

    This one is for teaching my niece

  • Aug 2nd

    for my instructional material on Science :)

  • Jun 28th

    WellComm assessments and interventions

  • Jun 16th

    Laminate and put them in our outside area with a 'Can you ......' challenge

    • Jun 16th

      Hi maria_smith,
      Brilliant idea! Very creative! :)

  • May 14th

    pe lesson J3

  • May 5th

    movement actions ,visual kids,great for learning new verbs for foreign students

  • Apr 26th

    great for pe

  • Apr 19th

    Visual aids for lower primary SEN

  • Apr 5th

    use for action words in pretend play with autistic child.

  • Mar 30th

    Movement flashcards

  • Mar 29th

    PE Activities cards

  • Mar 24th

    Healthy Bodies unit

  • Mar 22nd

    PREK use for movement activities

  • Mar 17th

    sentence starters

  • Mar 14th

    to assess my students on various locomotor movements and weight transfer activities.

  • Mar 14th

    writing simple sentences with action words

  • Mar 14th

    classroom gross motoric activities

  • Mar 2nd

    Great for learning commands for PE or Drama lessons. Thanks! :D

  • Feb 27th

    To help children start learning towards 22-36 months in communication and language: understanding.

  • Feb 24th

    I`ll use it for motor planning, I really liked it, thank you so much!!!

  • Feb 4th

    motor planning

  • Jan 28th

    LOVE this! Thank you so much for the action photos for PE. This is exactly what I was looking for.

  • Jan 14th

    For station work in physical education

  • Jan 12th

    nursery activity

  • Jan 11th

    For a classroom activity.

  • Jan 11th

    PE lessons, circuits

  • Dec 13th

    school assignment

  • Dec 9th

    It is for homeschool PE training.

  • Dec 7th

    I have used this resource as a way to offer choices instead of running in the classroom. For example: Instead of running, try jumping. The cards are visually appealing and easy to print and laminate.

  • Nov 25th

    great for warmups and cooling down

  • Nov 20th

    I will use this resource in activities to engage children in using their bodies to perform and understand action words

  • Nov 18th

    My pre-k students are learning about their bodies - this will be a fun way to make a game of moving our bodies in different ways.

  • Nov 16th

    I'm a PE teacher for K-2. This is awesome.

  • Nov 10th

    To include physical movement into their lives, especially during cold weather.

  • Nov 9th

    for my children to improve vocabulary

  • Oct 21st

    I would like to use these for cues for warm ups and other actions for children to read on their own.

  • Oct 14th

    For our children to develop their learning and understanding of action words

  • Oct 8th


  • Oct 5th

    Cue cards/ aid for recognising and predicting what's the next actions during PE session

  • Sep 24th

    saturday drama school warm up!

  • Sep 24th

    Didn't download. I would use the resource for my K3 ESL class in Thailand. We are having a sport's day this month.

    • Sep 24th

      Hi esthermilanzi,
      Thank you for commenting! :) can I ask what happens when you try to download the resource?

  • Sep 23rd

    circle time

  • Sep 22nd

    I am going to use it to get the childrens attention at the end of playtimes .They will have to copy whichever card I hold up.

  • Sep 21st

    Physical Education, thanks

  • Sep 18th


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  • Sep 14th

    to my PE classes

  • Sep 11th

    Sure it's great for PE
    Sorry, not what i was looking for.
    Wanted some action pictures without text so children could discover verbs for themselves.

    • Sep 11th

      Hi Deputydeb,

      Thank you for your resource suggestion on the Twinkl website.

      If we're able to make this for you we'll be in touch shortly to let you know.

      I hope you have a lovely day! : )

  • Sep 10th

    To use as flash cards to support and encourage physical activity

  • Sep 10th

    To display.

  • Sep 10th

    in order towork with them at school,formy pupils.

  • Sep 9th

    for my students

  • Sep 7th

    for my students

  • Sep 2nd

    Going to add these as a resource to our movement area :)

  • Aug 21st

    This comment has been reported and is currently being reviewed by one of our moderators. Fingers-crossed it'll be back soon!

  • Aug 16th

    new ideas for activities

  • Aug 15th

    for a uni assignment, unit of work with drama and pdhpd

  • Aug 10th

    for my two daughters

  • Jul 26th

    Great for our little Pre-school Gymnasts

    • Jul 26th

      Hi Goshawks,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

  • May 14th

    Use the cards for movements during the Happy and you know it song.

  • May 10th

    Encourage children to recognize action pictures

  • Apr 26th

    To encourage all pupils into warm up

  • Apr 20th

    To add music to movement

  • Apr 14th

    to help children recognize locomotor and non-locomotor skills

  • Apr 5th

    To use in games to help a child with speech delay.

  • Mar 26th

    want to use this resource to teach the action words

  • Mar 11th


  • Mar 10th

    outdoor activity

  • Mar 5th

    Outdoor activity

  • Mar 1st

    Encourage children to recognize action pictures

  • Feb 26th

    We are doing bilingual p.e lessons for 5th and 6th graders in our school

  • Feb 4th

    I am a teacher in training and will use these for my class

  • Feb 1st

    I am starting PE sessions as part of out weekly routine 2 to 3 year old children :)

  • Jan 29th

    movement for early years

  • Jan 21st

    Useful for teaching PE in the foundation stage, thank you

  • Jan 19th

    SEND child

  • Jan 17th

    i am going to use this In pe

  • Jan 16th

    I'm going to be using this for a deaf child in PE

  • Jan 13th

    Going to teach my Newbie Toddlers one movement each day. Many thanks, say the healthy and happy kids of Seoul:)))

  • Jan 6th

    This will help support my lessons. Big thank you

  • Jan 6th

    Just what I was after. Thank you, this has saved me hours!

  • Oct 3rd

    Hey iamsrj - Thanks for the post, I hope they enjoy the action cards!

  • Oct 1st

    This will be great for my emerging movers! (:
    Bunch of thanks!

PE Physical Action Word and Picture Cards

PE Physical Action Word and Picture Cards - A handy set of visual prompts to show key physical actions in PE.
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