Junior High School

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.

Top 10 Activities
  • 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. 8
  • Code Breakers ALT reads a series of numbers and students must convert them to letters to figure out the secret word. 7
  • Cute Hand-drawn Phonics Chart (A-Z) A bright and cute hand-drawn phonics sheet covering the letters of the alphabet. 4
  • 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
  • "How long have you...?" Bingo Students practice the question "How long have you ____?" by playing bingo with each other. 3
  • Twisted Pictionary Students have ten seconds to draw a picture and have their teammates guess it. 3
  • Almost Pokemon Battle Game This is a write and race activity the students play in groups. 3
  • Are you From DokoDoko? Students ask each other "Are you...?" questions and collect signatures. 3
  • Uno Like Card Games A speaking activity based on the Uno Card Game. The same deck can also be used to play Go Fish 3
  • Pronunciation Tree L and R A pronunciation tree warm up activity that lets students practice difficult sounds. 2
Top warm-ups
All activities

Almost Mario Kart generic animal car races

Buddy Chain Game

Short interview style game to practice 3rd person verb questions

Tsum Tsum Surprise

A writing activity for groups

May I Take a Picture with You?

A write and race activity and a dialogue making activity.

Power Point for Presentations

A template for kids to use power point in their presentations.

Uluru Game

2nd Year New Crown Use Read Review Game

Circus Game NEW CROWN 3 Use Read 5

A group game to answer questions based on the lesson 5 lets read 'brazil'

Totally Awesome Quiz for Relative Pronouns

This is an introduction to relative pronouns followed by a subject. 'This is the dog that my sister loves very much'

Hello Kitty Fun Time Game

A powerpoint activity that can be adapted to assorted lesson points. Good for review.


A short small talk boardgame to practice simple past sentences and reactions.

Would You Write a Message for Me / Shopping is Fun

A mingler to introduce 'Would You...?' requests and a pair shopping activity

May I Give You A Bomb?

A quick activity to teach the "May I" grammar point and wake up the students.

Will You Get A Card?

Students ask fun / silly requests to try to get the most cards.

Ichiro Activity

A short reading comprehension activity about Ichiro.

What Do You Know?

Students will use decks of cards and dice to form crazy sentences about what they do and don't know how to do.

Have To Crazy

Inspiration from the MAD magazine board game, Janken winners have to do various things according to what the losers tell them. Students have to do the crazy thing to get the signature.

Preppy Shapes

A fun point-based competition between groups aimed at reviewing the students' knowledge of shapes and prepositions.

I Doubt It

Similar to the game Bull$hit, students use a deck of cards to ask each other how many of a certain card they have.

Synergy Collecting

It's important for us to do things practice activities

What Janken

Students rotate partners, play janken, interview each other and embrace their artistic skills.