Description: The activity can be adapted to a wide variety of grammar points.
A family feud style quiz game
Students answer various English questions in hopes to choose a square from a grid and receive points while trying to avoid the evil typhoon squares.
This lesson teaches the students the basics of how to write two types of poetry—acrostic and persona.
A version of Sengoku Jidai made in Powerpoint. Instead of answers starting with the same letter as the prefecture, it has questions relating to the prefecture itself.
Students must use their powers of deduction to guess the hidden sentence on the board.
A write and race powerpoint game. Useful for review.
Students work in pairs to answer two questions in order for their pair to retire from the game.
Shout out the imperative your blindfolded teammate is trying to draw before anyone else to gain a point for your team.
A judge will decide after hearing each slip of concluding sentences which one is the funniest or most interesting.
A tactical bingo game where bingo is bad. Students practice speaking as well as listening.
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 quiz review game and then a writing activity.
Students get into groups and try to come up with past tense sentences that will give them the most points.
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 shiritori type game where students race to write sentences about famous people.
Students play imaginary baseball in the classroom without using bats, balls, or bases.
This is a group Jeopardy game mixed with a flavor of Bingo.
Students race to rebuild their rockets by correctly answering the AET's questions.
Students compete in small groups to translate Japanese sentences into English, relay style.
This is a very flexible template for you to make sentence scramble lessons with puzzles. Students solve a puzzle and flip over the pieces to find a sentence.
Students write their opinions about certain topics and ask their friends their opinions while playing a fun Mario board game. Adaptable to different grammar points.
A student sits at the front of the classroom and answers questions. Other students try to guess their answers.
Students use the names of Japanese prefectures to work on their spelling and vocabulary.
An updated version of Super Mario Typhoon by Alexander Grant. This version is a review of prepositions, comparatives, verb tenses, articles, and pronunciation. You can edit to add your own material.
A Christmas Themed Race activity useful for reviewing various lessons
Three activities rolled up together.
This is a review game for lesson 5 New Crown 1
For practicing 'I know him' and 'I don't know them'
"What do you want for your birthday?" Memory Game
A powerpoint game useful for review.
Students (in 2-person teams) take their chances to discover their opponents’ hidden spots while they’re using the appropriate target language of the day.
A group quiz game based on the American Family Feud
"Kakokei" is Japanese for past tense. Students listen to the teacher read a sentence and slap the correct 'verb card'.
A powerpoint battle game you can use to review most language targets
This is a word search using the story about The Ogasawara Islands
Play memory as a class using "why" and "because".
Here are 32 different versions of a bingo sheet to use for reviewing, "Did you ---? Yes, I did. No, I didn't."
An Almost Mario Kart style activity for Halloween
A powerpoint point getting game that can be used with various lessons