Fun, exciting games & activities to teach vocab using flashcards
Making your lesson fun and exciting gives your students a chance to enjoy themselves as they learn – and they will always look forward to their next lesson! These activities focus on adding fun and excitement to using flashcards to teach and review vocabulary. Some of them take a bit of time to set up and explain, but it is well worth it and once your students have learned the activity you can play it time and time again.
In order of excitement (10 is the most exciting):
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Listening practice activities to use in your ESL Kids Classes which do not require CDs.
Listening is a really important skill and there are lots of activities we can do in class to help develop this ability which do not require a formal listening practice set up (CDs, videos, etc.). Of course, having regular listenings in class is great but we can also combine this with listening to the teacher and fellow students. Below are some fun and interactive ways to provide listening practice in your lessons.
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Quick & Easy Crafts for your ESL Christmas Lessons
There are so many great activities you can do in your lessons in the lead up to Christmas. Here at ESL KidStuff we have a lot of Christmas games & activities, Christmas themed flashcards and worksheets as well as craft sheets.
Crafts are always popular, kids of all ages love doing them, and they can really liven up your kids lesson. Here are 10 great crafts you can use in your Christmas lessons:
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Simple games & activities to teach vocab using flashcards
There are so many things we can do with flashcards and having a number of quick flashcard games and activities up your sleeve really helps when going through your vocab teaching routine. All of the ideas below can be thrown in as you are teaching new words or phrases. They are all meant to be quick, easy and fun, so don’t spend much time on them and vary them for each new flashcard word and each lesson so Ss don’t grow bored with the same activities. Continue reading Top 10 Simple Flashcard Games & Activities →