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One year of ALTopedia

It's ALTopedia's first anniversary! Let's look back on the last year and talk about what's ahead!

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Newest activities
  • Janken Gestures Students play rock-paper-scissors and practice the Classroom English vocabulary. This activity works best with Total English but fits with most textbooks.
  • Where Again Good and easy speaking practice idea for students to work together to find out the locations of the items in their school.
  • Do you like baseball? Students ask questions to each other; they don't want 'Yes' answers.
  • Who's This Woman? Students create names for characters on the worksheet and then ask classmates, 'Who's this ~?' Then, students practice writing questions and answers.
  • Crazy Diary Entry A writing activity that lets students make a crazy diary entry. Student then read their diary entry to the class for lots of fun.
  • The Guests Students listen to a scary story and reach for an eraser when they hear the target word.
  • But Not Okinawa Students test their knowledge of Japan's prefectures, minus Okinawa, and then practice asking about the location of the prefectures they don't know.
  • MRI Quiz A cool creepy looking quiz for practicing 'What's this?'
  • Rescue 119 Students help rescue plane crash victims by locating them in a classroom and then writing a report to submit to the rescue authorities.
  • Simple But Great Bingo Students listen to a story and write down words they recognize in bingo squares.
Top 10 Site-wide
  • Super Mario Christmas Blast A fun Christmas Mario-themed quiz game, where teams battle each other in a test of knowledge! Built off the original Super Mario Typhoon by Alexander Grant. 6
  • Code Breakers ALT reads a series of numbers and students must convert them to letters to figure out the secret word. 6
  • Christmas Blast Power Point Game This is a template that I made that can be filled in to make a review game for almost anything. Since the questions are able to be customized, this power point can work at any level. 4
  • Hi, Friends 2! Review Board Game A bright and colorful boardgame that reviews the entirety of the Hi, Friends 2 textbook. 4
  • Are you From DokoDoko? Students ask each other "Are you...?" questions and collect signatures. 3
  • Almost Pokemon Battle Game This is a write and race activity the students play in groups. 3
  • "How long have you...?" Bingo Students practice the question "How long have you ____?" by playing bingo with each other. 3
  • Cute Hand-drawn Phonics Chart (A-Z) A bright and cute hand-drawn phonics sheet covering the letters of the alphabet. 3
  • Pronunciation Tree L and R A pronunciation tree warm up activity that lets students practice difficult sounds. 2
  • Corrections Help your students avoid and learn from common mistakes by having them correct sentences. 2
Tag of the moment
Grammar - Be verb

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