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ESL games and activities for adult English learners
9 Reasons Why Games with Adult Learners are a Must
Welcome to an ever expanding collection of ESL games and activities which have been built up over more than a decade of teaching English to adults. Our aim is to give English teachers everything they need to put these activities into action by providing detailed step by step instructions, clear examples and all the necessary printables. The games and activities on this site will help bring your class together, raise their energy levels and, most importantly, provide a framework which will motivate your students to produce the desired language. As many of us have now shifted much of our teaching online, I have been putting together and creating a portal of activities which can be used for online learning and teaching. Activities include themed conversation questions , the random question generator , scrambled sentence maker , online scatter sheet maker , what happens next , fortune telling runes and much more. This section contains a variety of warmers and fillers.
13 ESL Speaking Activities That Make Adult Students Love to Talk
And whoever told you that your adult learners feel games were childish and patronizing is misinformed. It is true that adult learners are more motivated to learn English whatever the reason. Using games is a great way to either teach a point or supplement your lesson plan. There are a plethora of benefits when it comes to using games in the English language classroom with adults. They include better mutual group dynamics, reinforced learning, encouraging whole class participation, motivating learners, encouraging active speaking and not to mention games are a whole heap of fun, regardless of your age.
In this section of Teach-This. The games contained in this section will also provide you with a great source of ideas for your classes. These tried and tested games provide practice in reading, writing, listening and speaking.