Junior High School

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Description: Aimed at junior high school students.

Top 5 activities
  • Super Mario Christmas Blast A fun Christmas Mario-themed quiz game, where teams battle each other in a test of knowledge! Built off the original Super Mario Typhoon by Alexander Grant. 8
  • Code Breakers ALT reads a series of numbers and students must convert them to letters to figure out the secret word. 7
  • Christmas Blast Power Point Game This is a template that I made that can be filled in to make a review game for almost anything. Since the questions are able to be customized, this power point can work at any level. 4
  • Cute Hand-drawn Phonics Chart (A-Z) A bright and cute hand-drawn phonics sheet covering the letters of the alphabet. 4
  • "How long have you...?" Bingo Students practice the question "How long have you ____?" by playing bingo with each other. 3
Recent activities
English Tongue Twisters!

This is a worksheet I made for my JHS 2nd years to have fun with English tongue twisters while still focusing on important sounds.

I have a dream Questions NEW CROWN 3

Write and Race for New Crown 3 Lesson 6 USE Read 'I have a dream'

What would you like POINTS Mingler

A mingler to practice polite requests and a write and race activity

Which vs. That Relative Clauses Quiz

A powerpoint quiz to which clause to use

"Does he/she" Guess-the-character Game

Students compete to guess as many characters as they can by asking "Does (pronoun) (verb + object)?" questions. This uses the characters in the Sunshine textbooks.

Combine the Sentences

Just a basic worksheet to practice reduced relative clauses.

Snakes and Ladders NEW CROWN 1 Review

This is a review game for lesson 5 New Crown 1

Favorite Things 4 Hint Quiz

A short powerpoint game to introduce quiz making and a worksheet for making quizes

A bunch of reduced relative clause questions

Questions to be used in various quizes

Add 10 details Park and Room

2 versions of the same activity for practicing reduced relative clause

Able to Write and Race

They work in pairs or groups to answer the questions

Save the Ducks and Survivor Game

For practicing 'I know him' and 'I don't know them'

S/he (verb)s karuta

Practice verbs with an "s" at the end by playing karuta.

The Price is Right

3 choice quiz loosely based on the TV show.

Vocabulary Builder Point Game

1st year Junior High Activity aimed at the New Crown 1 textbook.

Gang War Battle Game

A powerpoint game useful for review.

Clock and Time Cards

Students try to find their pair by asking, "What time is it?" and answering, "It's ~~."

Spot the Number

This is a number version of the game "Spot it" (also known as "Dobble")

What's Popular?

Students interview their friends on what they enjoyed doing last night, write down their answers, and decide what activity is the most popular in their class.

Calendar King

Students use a calendar to work out the dates of Japanese holidays.

Draw the Object

Students practice drawing pictures based upon the preposition given.

World Travelers

Students interview each other at a school reunion to find out where they've been since graduation.

How Many Guesses

Students practice speaking with a set dialogue and try to guess their classmates' magic numbers.

Hands Up

Students play Karuta while practicing pronouns.

Find Someone Who

Students ask each other questions about whether they've been to various locations.

Birthday Race

Students listen for birthdays and find who was born on that date.

What's That Doodle

Get the students to practice asking 'What is that?' by drawing some wild art.

We Call It "Sta-ba"

Students learn the nicknames of places and things and review what they know about Japan.

English Only Challenge

The ALT/JTE put on their acting hats and become the role of various occupations/situations found in English-speaking countries.

ALT's Room

Students practice using prepositions by asking the whereabouts of objects.

Dondake Money

Students blindly bet money they can spell words correctly.

May I sit down? - A Liar's Game

A game that focuses on heavy repetition of May I and answers. Students work to find the liar amongst the opposing team.

Space Invaders Feud

A group quiz game based on the American Family Feud

Where is it possible Quiz

Short powerpoint quiz to use as a warm up for 'It's important for us to...'

Double D

Double D stands for 'Devastating Demonstratives'. Students draw pictures based upon a secret demonstrative pronoun sentence and post them around the class.

Takuya Kimuras Best Friend

Students learn the usage of the past tense while investigating a Japanese musician from SMAP, Takuya Kimura.

Kakokei Karuta

"Kakokei" is Japanese for past tense. Students listen to the teacher read a sentence and slap the correct 'verb card'.


In this match up activity, students try to match katakanized English with their real English spellings/words.

Given No Bingo

Students practice using subject-verb-object-object grammar and have fun with no bingos.

Infinitive Clue

Using basic infinitive phrases, students work in groups to guess the correct components that make up sentences.


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