Description: Students practice the English alphabet in the activity.
Name card helpful for students and teachers as well
Students use simple phonics to read and match words to pictures.
A set of wordsearches with a list of words relating to each letter of the alphabet (work in progress)
This game gets them to associate letters with word sounds by having students generate English words in various categories that start with specific letters.
Students take turns in teams to spell out a word the instructor calls out by crossing out a letter on their team
A variation on Telephone to practice writing the alphabet.
Students listen to the ALT and use a code to convert numbers to letters. Then they have to compete to guess what word the letters spell.
Review the order of the alphabet with a simple but challenging activity.
Students play Karuta to help them understand the way letters work.
1st year Junior High Activity aimed at the New Crown 1 textbook.
This is a shopping game using uppercase letters, the aim of which is to have children familiarise themselves with the letters in a non-patterned way.
This is a vocabulary battle that can be used with any small set of vocabulary. It is great for younger classes, but can work with any grade.
Alphabet Snakes and Ladders helps students recognize the letters of the Alphabet, review colors, and learn the vocabulary that goes with each letter.
Fast paced recognition game to learn the alphabet.
Two ways to practice the alphabet with small cards.
Three choice quizzes I use when first start at schools. Might be useful for other ALTs from Canada.
Guess what letters are not correct and fix them.
This is a simple alphabet order game where students must say what is before/after the letter you say.
Students stategically play alphabet cards in hopes to gain the most cards.
The objective of Scattergories is to score points by uniquely naming objects within a set of categories, given an initial letter, within a time limit.
Students race to recall alphabet letters randomly written on the chalkboard.
Students form letters of the alphabet using their bodies.
An activity to motivate students to write the alphabet faster.
Students practice the alphabet by playing a bingo game based on "amida kuji," which means "ghost leg."
This is a fast-paced game where the students listen, write and then erase.
A fun activity to reinforce memory of the alphabet.
This is a collection of phonics worksheets and a few presentations I've used over the last two years.
The students pick which windows to open and try to guess the hidden letter