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.

Newest activities

In my house... (Passive)

Students write passive sentences to explain which people in their family do what things in their household.

Mad Libs: Dolphin Tale

Students review the Dolphin Tale passage in New Crown by playing Mad Libs.

ABC Dominoes

A simple ABC game where students match upper/lowercase domino letters.

Flashcard Baseball

Review flashcards while playing baseball with your students.

"How long have you...?" Bingo

Students practice the question "How long have you ____?" by playing bingo with each other.

3 Truths, 1 Lie

Students write four statements and try to guess which one is false.

I got you!

Students try to bluff each other with simple statements.

Textbooks

Top 10 Activities
  • Code Breakers ALT reads a series of numbers and students must convert them to letters to figure out the secret word. 9
  • 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
  • MRI Quiz A cool creepy looking quiz for practicing 'What's this?' 6
  • Magic Quiz A family feud style quiz game 6
  • Battle for Japan A write and race game based on the Senkoku Jidai quiz game found on the Englipedia site. 5
  • Almost Pokemon Battle Game This is a write and race activity the students play in groups. 5
  • Cute Hand-drawn Phonics Chart (A-Z) A bright and cute hand-drawn phonics sheet covering the letters of the alphabet. 5
  • Uno Like Card Games A speaking activity based on the Uno Card Game. The same deck can also be used to play Go Fish 5
  • Foods from Around the World A sleek and simple cultural presentation showing off traditional and famous foods from countries around the world. 5
  • 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