Mike offers five adaptable, easy-to-prepare vocabulary games for the classroom.
This month's shortlist features advice for students who don't do well in listening tests, a game for practising the present perfect, a vocabulary revision team game and ideas for encouraging cooperative learning.
Gianfranco Conti - Eleven intervention strategies for underachieving L2-listeners. Do you have students who don’t do well in listening tests? Gianfranco offers eleven intervention strategies that can help bring them up to scratch.
Peter Pun - Present perfect game. Here’s a great game for practising the present perfect.
Cristina Cabal - Vocabulary Competition: a Nice Simple Activity to Revise. Here’s a great way of starting your class off on the right foot: a vocabulary revision team game:
On the same page - Cooperative Learning and the Language Classroom. Some great ideas from On the same page for encouraging cooperative learning – especially good for mixed ability classes.