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Ideas for English Lessons


Time Capsule

Subject: There is + Vocabulary


Skills: Writing, Speaking, Listening.

Level: A2

Recommended Age: 16+

Participants Number: 4-12 players.

Time: 20-30 minutes.

Place: Classroom.

Equipment: Not required.

Materials: Not required.

Preliminary Preparation: Not required.

Immediate Preparation (10-15 minutes): Ask each player to make a list of 10 thgings, which he/she would put in a time capsule to give descendants an idea about life in 2010s.

How to Play. When everyone is ready, the game may start like this:

Player А: Is there a smartphone in your lists?

Players С, D, F, G: Yes, there is.

Player A gets 5 points by the number of participants, who included this thing in their lists.

Player В: Is there a mat for yoga in your lists?

If nobody answers, Player В gets 1 point.

and so on.

The game lasts as long as all the lists are read out. The winner is the player to get the most points.