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Ideas for English Lessons



Subject: Sides


This game is designed to help you to faster catch the names of your new pupils in first lessons.

Skills: Speaking.

Level: A1

Recommended Age: 8-10 y.o.

Number of Participants: 6-12 players.

Time: 10-15 minutes.

Place: Playground.

Equipment: A ball.

Materials: Not required.

Preliminary Preparation: Not required.

Immediate Preparation: (5-7 minutes). First put the players in a circle. Next take the ball and stand in the centre.  

How to Play. Throw the ball to each player in turns. After catching the ball, the player calls out, e.g.: 'Stesha is on my right! Grisha is on my left!' A player to correctly say both sentences, gets 2 points, only one 1 point. The game lasts as long as each player has named their neighbours. The winners are the players to get 2 points.