The Mystery Word Game is a great game to review vocabulary. Gives clues and challenge your students to answer with the correct vocabulary until they can guess the mystery word. I have used this activity in my classes as it only … Continue reading The Mystery Word Game
50-50 is an adaptable PowerPoint quiz that can be used for introductions, practice and review. It’s summer break for many teachers but thoughts often turn to the next semester. For some teachers, new classes are starting. For others, classes will be returning … Continue reading 50-50: A PowerPoint Quiz
I have recently been writing about activities that encourage students to make decisions and choices. In this post, I want to continue that theme and talk about mazes. Svetlana Kandybovich from ELT-cation and Miguel Míguez from On the same page … Continue reading The Maze Game
Comparing two things is a great way to encourage students to discuss and debate or to speculate and guess. It encourages students to explain the reasons behind their ideas and if there is disagreement in their groups, they have to learn … Continue reading A or B – Can you guess correctly?
It’s the beginning of the December. For the past two years, I have produced a Christmas quiz template that can be used for the holiday season. This year is no different. What’s new Last year, I released an updated version … Continue reading Christmas Quiz 2016
Over the last few weeks I have written some Christmas themed posts, so this week I am introducing a winter themed activity. Contents Introduction Download the template Edit the template Playing the game Low-tech version Introduction Personally, I find a falling snowflake is … Continue reading Clues & Snowflakes
“Trick or Treat?” That’s the question of the month. The question asked in anticipation as people dress up as vampires, witches, goblins and ghosts. It’s the beginning of October but it won’t be long until Halloween and I thought it … Continue reading Trick or Treat? – The Game