Guessing Games

The students put their counters on square number one. Another good one. I bet you already use a fair few of them, but you might find something new! The interviewers discuss and write down the details for the job, e. The students write down a one or two word answer for each question. The candidates say what they thought of the job and if they would like to do it.

If they guess incorrectly, they go back to their previous square.

Begin by tossing the ball at a student. To finish off, students play a guessing game where they draw present continuous sentences on the board for other students to guess. Online Membership Download the Entire Library.

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You can use them to review previously learned words, but keep in mind that games also make great rewards for when your students do well in class. After about 10 minutes, the students can guess the order, show one another their portion, and see if they were correct.

The students write the first sentence in English. Each student is given a game board and each group is given a set of picture cards. The first player begins by taking the top picture card from the pile, without showing it to anyone. Working together, the students write down questions that would elicit the words and phrases on their crossword.

The student must convey the word to his or her team using only drawings. Once, I saw a lesson when the theme was giving presents. Email Address. The first student to say the sentence on the card wins a point for their team. The students in the hot seats will not be able to see these papers.

Both groups have the same crossword, but Group A has the words across and Group B has the words down. I give each team one question each at the end of class. In this game the Chaser has to answer a certain amount of questions in two minutes. Guess the Word. In this fun present continuous activity, students write clues to describe what is happening in a particular place.

Variations on the game Taboo: We offer a variety of printable resources that go well with the guessing games. The Lying Game - Students take turns coming up with lies about themselves, and their classmates must guess which statements are true, and which are the lies!

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Rhyming blanks Show: What a show, and so difficult! The class is divided into groups of four. Then, a player from Team B comes to the front and is given a card and so on. Without showing their pictures to one another, the students should attempt to describe their image, and put the comic strip into the correct order. In the activity, students have five minutes to ask questions to their partner to elicit as many words as possible from their worksheet.

If you have more than 12 students in a class, things can get a little chaotic with this game.

Conversation Activity: You are commenting using your WordPress. The student, who answers with the word or phrase, keeps the card and wins one point.