ESL Warm-up Game-Bell Freeze

A quick warm- up movement game to help children practice sports, action verbs and target language Can you….? Yes, I...

Teach Children English – Knock- Knock Whisper Game

This activity aims to encourage children to focus their energies and practice their comprehension and pronunciation skills. It can be...

Teaching English with Puppets – Mr Wiggles

Introducing Mr Wiggles My rabbit puppet friend is a small and gentle puppet (often forgetful) who I use in my...

English Language Games to Play at Home- Hide & Search

A classic children’s game to help practice adjectives Freezing, Cold, Warm, Hot. I play the game using mime gestures but...

Teach children English with “Character Walks” Drama Game

This simple drama game (ages 6+) can be used for practicing questions and reviewing vocabulary in the English language classroom...

What’s the time Mr Wolf?

A classic game that helps children practice question forms and telling the time. It’s a fun game to finish sessions...

“CHEESY FEET” ESL Classroom Management Game

I used to find it a struggle grouping my students all together– ready to start each lesson or getting them...

Teach English with Puppets

Children are curious when an English-speaking puppet comes to class. They believe it’s real and will happily communicate with it...

Pirate ESL Drama Game

Ahoy there Pirates! This physical drama warm-up game aims to help children release their energies and become familiar with action...

Teaching English Step by Step – Puppet by Puppet

Clara, how old are you? (no response) Clara , what’s your favourite colour? (no response) Clara, come and play. (no...

Don't teach if you can't swim – the challenges of teaching children ESL

Ever had a lesson that’s gone miserably wrong? Ever seen children clambering over each other to get out of your...

English Language Games to Play at Home “Pass the Fruit”

Quick and simple activity to play at home or in class to help familiarise young language learners with fruit and...