Freddie’s Birthday Dialogue ESL Video

  • Topic: How is Lisa?
  • Communication Objectives: Children will learn how to talk about birthdays and ask questions about age.
  • Language Objectives: To be able to ask questions about another’s age or to ask questions about another’s birthday. To learn how to answer these same questions about ages and birthdays.


  • Dialogue Story:  Freddie is having his birthday party because it is his birthday today. Bob and Sally are attending the party. His mom made a beautiful cake with six candles in it because Freddie is six years old. The friends talk about age.
  • Sentence Structures:
    • Are you six years old, Freddie?
    • Yes, I am.
    • How old are you, Bob?
    • I’m almost six.
    • How old is Lisa?
    • She’s four.
    • You are four.