Description: Students listen in the activity.
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.
Students practice saying various animals and colors by placing them on a giant farm.
Students try to get bingo by asking for favors/permission using 'Can you/Can I...' questions.
This is a Guess Who-style game using cards and point tokens.
Students aim to understand the grammar and form a free dialogue around various questions.
A Christmas-themed worksheet activity where students learn Christmas vocabulary and create sentences with prepositional phrases.
A tactical bingo game where bingo is bad. Students practice speaking as well as listening.
This is a board/dice game that practices the irregular and regular past tense verbs. Students make one sentence each time they land on a square.
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 learn how to order various fast food items then customize their own dialogue to practice with their friends.
An information gap game where students ask each other the time and weather in different parts of the world.
The ALT reads 4 sentences and the students have to decide which sentence is false. In groups, students write their own sentences and the other students have to find the liar.
A fun Christmas activity for listening, reading, and writing. San-nensei.
Students listen to the teacher read Present Tense verb sentences and circle the correct picture.
Students look through the textbook for people doing different activities and practice using the reduced relative clause.
Students see a small part of a character (a piece of clothing or body part). They guess which character the clothing/body part belongs to.
Using the classic game, kids practice school subjects, days of the week, and using both in the context of a sentence.
The students play a baseball-themed game where they describe themselves.
This is a quick and easy vocab review 'game' for 1st grade past tense verbs. Ideal for a quick review before doing a writing exercise.
A simple speaking and listening Janken-focused sugoroku that has students say, "What's this?" "This is a ..." many times.
Students pass around cards while saying "I'll give you ~." Those left holding the cards when the music stops are out!
Students listen to the teacher call out random numbers between 1-20 or 1-100 to complete dot-to-dot handout(s).
This game teaches the students to hear prepositions of place: on, above, below, in front of, etc. The students listen and try to draw an image of a room that is described by the ALT.
Students pound on their desks and while practicing various English target vocabulary.
A dice game practicing time and numbers.
Students race to rebuild their rockets by correctly answering the AET's questions.
Practice the "reduced relative clause" (ex: "an animal found in Japan") by quizzing your students.
Students write third person sentences. Then play the Englipedia's Squares game, only a halloween version.
This is an activity for advanced 2nd years or 3rd year students. The handout teaches them about Sweden.
This is a simple game that has students make "let's" sentences and enjoy playing janken.
Students have fun studying about aliens. In this multi-activity, students learn new alien words, learn how to describe an alien and finally listen to a dialogue about an alien sighting.
Students play noughts and crosses (Tic-Tac-Toe) and command their partner to do an action.
Students answer questions about what other students are doing.
Make a front page to a newspaper.
Paired students answer a quiz by listening to hints and competing for points. Following this, they write long answers.
Students scramble to try and give their tickets to friends based on the teacher's directions.
Students write "I have ~ pencils/erasers/etc" sentences. Then they ask each other "How many ~ do you have?" questions.
Students take turns being doctor and patient, and interview each other following the dialogue on the worksheet.
This quick game is used to get students to practice saying "Can you...?" questions and responses.
Students ask each other if they did different activities over Winter Break. If the answer is "yes," they sign their names under the activity. The first student to have a Bingo wins.