Description: The teacher can use this activity to start a class.
This is a worksheet I made for my JHS 2nd years to have fun with English tongue twisters while still focusing on important sounds.
Powerpoint for practicing up, down, left and right
This is a review game for lesson 5 New Crown 1
"What do you want for your birthday?" Memory Game
This is a number version of the game "Spot it" (also known as "Dobble")
Students blindly bet money they can spell words correctly.
Play random sounds and have students in groups guess what they are.
A poster to practice 'How many animals do you see?'
Practice the 'who' relative pronoun
Students race to answer questions in hopes of sitting down before their friends.
The ALT says a number and the students must jump that many times.
This activity can be a sort of quiz game for the students while practicing the "I think (that)... sentence pattern. Though it can be used with any other grammar lessons, like verb tenses.
A bright and colorful board game focused on getting students to converse in English.
This activity is to help the students with difficult minimal pairs. It is a good warm
A basic boardgame to practice making questions
A game in which students perform actions according to the teacher's commands, but only if the command is followed by the phrase, "Simon says."
Students walk around playing Janken and asking for target vocabulary cards.
Students listen to a scary story and reach for an eraser when they hear the target word.
Each student in turn says one day of the week in order. The class races to beat their time.
If you don't want to spend money on a bunch of card decks, print these out instead!
A three-hint-quiz type of game where students have to guess the character being described. Perfect activity for We Can! 2 Unit 3 "He is Famous. She is great."
Find the hidden numbers and practice speaking them.
Get students predicting and practicing "you have" in this rhythmical one-on-one game.
Students must answer the questions wrong (but grammatically correct) to win!
Short pair activity. Good as a warm up.
A speak and race activity. It could also be a writing activity.
Simple and adaptable pair activity
Students write words in their notebooks hoping to score a bingo.
Students aim to think of many words associated with a topic.
Students answer questions to force their classmates to sit down or stand up.
Students listen and decide whether various sentences are true.
Students work in pair teams; one blindfolded while the other issues commands to move around the room and avoid getting caught by the Oni (Devil) team.
A bright and cute hand-drawn phonics sheet covering the letters of the alphabet.
Two ways to practice the alphabet with small cards.
A dialogue modeled by the ALT and HRT or JTE and then mimicked by the students
Students imagine their JTE as a sport, a car, an actor any number of unusual and interesting things. Then, they guess which best describes the JTE.
This is a word race game that has students trying to write long words in order to win the race.
Students have to try to guess a number from within a set range. The less guesses, the more the points.
This activity can be used as a practice for "How many ~?" lesson. Students have a good laugh at their final outputs. Activity can be done by pair or small groups.
Two powerpoint stories for very young classes