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Ideas for English Lessons



Subject: Vocabulary


Skills: Writing.

Level: A1

Recommended Age: 8-12 y.o.

Number of Participants: 2-10 players, preferably even.

Time: 20-30 minutes.

Place: Playground.

Equipment: Not required.

Materials: Two pieces of chalk.

Preliminary Preparation: Not required.

Immediate Preparation (5-10 minutes). First draw two huge shops. Next write 'Supermarket' on the sign of one and 'Department store' on the other. Then divide the class into halves. 

How to Play. Team A writes names of food in its form and Team B writes names of goods in its. The winner is the team to write more correct words.
Variation. As an altarnative for higher levels, each player gets a specialized shop like greengrocer's, jeweller’s, etc. In this case, the game is held for individual scoring.