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Visual Instruction Cards

Teach Starter Publishing
Word, PDF | 12 pages

A set of 23 visual instruction cards to display at the front of the classroom during independent tasks.

Add this set of visual instruction cards to your daily routine classroom teaching resources.

Display the relevant cards on your whiteboard for students to see clearly when instructing each step of the required task.

When completing an independent task, students can look at the cards as a reminder of what they need to do next.

This set of visual instructions includes the following cards:

  • cut
  • glue
  • colour
  • write
  • trace
  • draw
  • tape
  • stick in book
  • write your name
  • highlight
  • date
  • complete your work
  • silent reading
  • check your work
  • tidy up
  • read a book
  • underline
  • fast finisher activity
  • stop
  • look
  • listen
  • show your teacher.

A spare card has been included to create your own instruction.

Use the drop-down menu to choose the most applicable font to download for your class.



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  • Jared Willis

    For the word doc the last page has been left out.

    • Kristian

      Hi Jared, Thanks for alerting us to this issue. It has been fixed and is ready for you to download again. If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don't hesitate to contact me.

  • Alison Kelly

    The option for NSW print, is actually pre-cursive. Can this be rectified to have NSW print please?

    • Victoria (Teach Starter)

      Hi Alison, Thank you for your comment and bringing the font style to our attention. The NSW font has now been updated to NSW print. Kind regards, Victoria.

  • Barbara Dangaard

    OOps sorry just found the font drop down.

  • Barbara Dangaard

    I would like this in Queensland beginners font or basic print that is universal.