Category Archives: "ESL Word Games"

    ESL Crazy Sentences

    ESL Crazy Sentences

    ESL Crazy Sentences is a fun sentence construction game for lower level learners and is suitable to be used with young learners, teens and even adults. Level: Beginners to lower intermediate (A1 – B1) Time: 15 – 20 Minutes Materials: Copy of the printable download (see below) print them on different colour sheets of paper so it is easier […]

     
    ESL Crosswords is a simple activity that can be used as a warmer, for revision or as an end of class activity. Its a great way to revise vocabulary and practice spelling etc. 

    Method

     
    1. On the whiteboard write a word that the students have studied recently. 

     
    2. Students in pairs or on their own take turns adding adding words to the main word. They are given points for every word they add. 


    3. If students write a word you are revising they get double points! 

    ESL Crosswords

      ESL Crosswords is a simple activity that can be used as a warmer, for revision or as an end of class activity. Its a great way to revise vocabulary and practice spelling etc.  Method   1. On the whiteboard write a word that the students have studied recently.    2. Students in pairs or […]

    ESL Word Squares is a great game for young learners, teens and adults. Its a great way to revise vocabulary and a great game for fast finishers or early students.

    Activity Time: 10 mins +
    Materials required: whiteboard.
    Skills practiced: Vocabulary and spelling. 
    Level: Young learners, teens and adults. 
    Method
    1. Draw square on the board with nine boxes. In each box put a letter in each box.

    2. Students have to make as many words as they can using the letters in the boxes. They can’t repeat letters.

    3. The student with the most words is the winner.

    Try in teams or pair, especially with weaker groups.

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    ESL Word Squares

    Can’t see the video? Click here ESL Word Squares is a great game for young learners, teens and adults. Its a great way to revise vocabulary and a great game for fast finishers or early students. Activity Time: 10 mins + Materials required: whiteboard. Skills practiced: Vocabulary and spelling.  Level: Young learners, teens and adults.  Method 1. Draw square on the board […]