In Japan, Junior High School consists of 3 grades. Students are usually between 12 and 15 years old. English is a full, required subject and consists of speaking, listening, reading, and writing practice. Much of the curriculum is designed around the grammar points and vocabulary used for school entrance exams.
A sleek and simple cultural presentation showing off various animals that are unique to (or native to) specific countries around the world.
Students use a memory card game to practice Demonstrative Pronouns (this/that).
Students pass around pictures of sushi with music playing. Whoever is holding sushi when the music stops has to write a sentence.
This is an information gap exercise where pairs of students ask each other the question, "Where is....?"
"T & T" stands for Tsunami and Typhoon, and it is a great review activity for any level students. The rules are easy and the game is as fun as the teachers and students make it.
Students practice "I go to ~ by ~" through a quick survey of their classmates.
This information gap activity is fairly self-explanatory. Students work in pairs to complete the worksheet.
Simple mingler activity
A sleek and simple cultural presentation showing off traditional and famous foods from countries around the world.
Which do you like better? Do you like it the best of all ~?
Students have short conversations with teachers
A mingler looking for 'me too' answers
A write and race activity for present perfect
A mingler version of battle ship
An adaptable Power Point Inspired by a New Crown 2nd Year Reading
This is a variation on another activity here
Practice 'you must' and 'you must not' with a quiz game
Short pair activity. Good as a warm up.
A fun game to practice You Must
Write sentences speculating about the future