Description: I am sleepy. Are you happy?
Students play the Japanese favorite Fruit Basket game using the verb 'to be'.
Students mingle and exchange character cards whilst introducing the characters to their friends. The aim is to try to find out the relationship of as many characters as possible within 8 minutes.
Somewhere in the 1st year textbook, students have to learn how to give reactions and learn appropriate responses. This is a fun game for students to practice responses as they try to win the game.
By asking yes/no questions, students must guess the target word or Japanese celebrity.
Students make pairs and take turns asking each other questions to find out what the other student is thinking about.
Children color animals according to the ALT's instructions.
Students ask five questions and guess the secret identity of their group members.
Students choose a celebrity then try to guess who their partner chose by asking them their phone numbers.
A short powerpoint game to introduce quiz making and a worksheet for making quizes
A powerpoint point getting game that can be used with various lessons
A fast-paced game that gets students writing and saying sentences using the "be"-verb. They build houses, and pulling the Tornado card blows down (erases) all their houses!
Students pretend they are going through immigration in the U.S.
This is a writing activity that introduces simple adjective statements while reviewing "What is ~?"
Guessing game where students will ask the questions and try to discover which character their partner has chosen.
Use prints of the fun board game "Guess Who" to practice the expressions, "Do you have ~?" and "Are you ~?"
Students practice the pronouns "he" and "she" by quizzing their classmates about teachers at their school.
simple sign game to practice feelings
Practice for 1st year junior high studying 'He is' and 'They are'
Fill in the blanks with the correct 'Be' form and race to the finish.
Students take a character card and roll a dice and say a sentence based on the outcome, e.g. "This is Godzilla, he is my dad."
Simple mingler activity
Students answer and make 'Are you ~?' questions. They then interview their friends.
Students work together to find out which monsters are going to blow up Mt. Fuji and try to capture them before anything bad happens.
A sign game and a quiz game. This version is for the first person 'be verb'
Students introduce themselves and collect signs from other members of the class
Three variations. One quiz with three hints and random points, a second quiz with just silhouettes and a third quiz with people
A speaking activity based on the Uno Card Game. The same deck can also be used to play Go Fish
Students aim to collect as many points as they can by asking questions to discover the object the teacher secretly chose.
This is a game in which the students race to be the first to find all the grammar mistakes.
Students ask each other "Are you...?" questions and collect signatures.
This is a listening and writing activity intended for a JHS first grade lesson focusing on the use of the subject "I" + plural verbs / be verb.
Practice He is a ... She is a... based on New Horizons 1, page 34.
A very basic interviewing game in which students chase each other and ask basic "Are you~?" questions with "I am" answers while sporting tiny printed cameras.