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    ESL Odd One Out online Game Movers Cambridge

    ESL Odd One Out

    ESL Odd One Out is an online game that is a great way to practice vocabulary and speaking with young learners. This activity is great to help students practice for the Cambridge Movers exam. In total there are 8 rounds with 3 sets of pictures in each round. Age/Level: Young Learners (Cambridge Movers) Time: Varies depends on needs […]

    ESL Game Beat the Clock

    ESL Game Beat the Clock

    Beat the Clock is a simple ESL game to play with young learners. In this game, students need to organise flashcards into the correct order as quickly as possible. The student who organises the flashcards the quickest is the winner! This game is great for days of week, months of the year, seasons or any […]

    ESL Game Close Your Eyes

    ESL Game Close Your Eyes

    ESL Game Close Your Eyes is a simple game for young learners to practice speaking on a number of topics. It is a simple way to practice vocabulary and descriptions for clothes, colours, classroom objects, flash cards or any target language can be used. Method  First, choose a student and tell the student, “Look at […]

    5 Flashcard Games for young learners

    This post looks at 5 flashcard games for young learners. These activities are a great way to practice vocabulary and speaking with young learners .         1.  Flashcard Story Give students some flashcards in pairs. Get students to invent a simple story using the flashcards. The students tell the other students in […]