Hangman Games for ESL Students

Hangman is a great way to review vocabulary and practice spelling with your students. This activity offers a number of benefits to students. Some of these include:

  • develop word recognition
  • help develop word pattern recognition
  • Help introduce and review vocabulary
  • It can help students learn spelling
  • It is fun for students!

Here you will find a collection of classroom friendly games to play with your students. Like all our online teaching tools, these games work well on digital boards, computers, laptops and phones. Students can also use these tools outside of class to practice.

We hope you and your students have fun using our learning tools. Please leave a comment below if you have any suggestions about this activity.

Starters (pre A1) Hangman

Animals Clothes Colours Days
Fruit Furniture Rooms in the Home Sports

Movers (A1) Hangman

Adjectives Animals Clothes Colours
Days Fruit Furniture Rooms in the Home
Jobs Locations Sports

Flyers (A2) Hangman

Animals Clothes Colours Days
Fruit Furniture Rooms in the Home Locations
Instruments Jobs Materials Months
Sports

General (A2) Hangman

Movies Shapes and textures School Subjects Emotions Symptoms and illnesses
Christmas Vocabulary

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