Here is a list of the games we can play
Miming actions (good for practicing present continuous)
Memory games (1st student “I went shopping” 2nd student “I went shopping and I bought a new bag” 3rd student “........”
Spelling bee/chain spelling (a student is asked to spell a name , the following student has to spell the name of another word starting with the final letter of the other student’s given word)
Board games-Snakes and ladders
Brain blast(names of flowers/cities/countries/ famous people and so on
Snakes and ladders
Making sums with colours/numbers
Crosswords- picture crosswords
A secret message
Odd one out(horse-bird-cat-car)
Add a letter ( bus-bush)
Find the way/choose the right way
Broken telephone/ Whispers
Dice game ( students are asked to roll the dice and say something about themselves according to the number they get- good to introduce themselves)
What if..? What would you do if you were invisible?
Sentence Structure Games: They have to rearrange the words so as to make a grammatically correct and meaningful sentence:
Hand out cards with parts of speech to your students. Tell them to put the cards on their shirts
Write down on the blackboard the sentence in italian.
Ask them to stand up and arrange themselves in order to translate the given sentence.
- Tic Tac Toe
- Stop the bus