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Ideas for English Lessons



Subject: Sides


This game is designed to help you to catch faster the names of your new students.

Skills: Speaking.

Level: A1

Recommended Age: 8-10 y.o.

Participants Number: 6-12 players.

Time: 10-15 minutes.

Place: Playground.

Equipment: A ball.

Materials: Not required.

Preliminary Preparation: Not required.

Immediate Preparation: (5-7 minutes): Stand the children in a circle. Take the ball and stand in the centre.  

How to Play. Throw the ball to each player in turn. A player, having caught the ball, should shout out such kind of a sentence: 'Stesha is on my right! Grisha is on my left!' A player, who correctly named both neighbours, gets 2 points, only one - 1 point respectively. The game lasts as long as each player named his/her neighbours. The winners are the players, who gained 2 points.