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About Teacher: A listening activity paired with a writing activity ending in student presentations 


At the Restaurant: Students play the role of waiter or customer in a restaurant.


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Movie Talk: Watch and discuss Tim Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.


Cross Out Spelling Relay: Students take turns in teams to spell out a word the instructor calls out by crossing out a letter on their team’s alphabet board.


Diwali: Diwali is the most popular festival in India. It means festival of lights. Student learn about this festival while completing worksheets, making greeting cards and playing various English games.


J-Penpal Exchange: Japanese HS students exchange emails with students in other countries who are studying Japanese.


Fast Food: Students will practice how to order fast food calculating cost and quantities.


Food Talk: Students have conversations about food.


Gain Respect: Learn about UK celebrities and then write about who you respect.


Guess the Gesture: Students have to guess the meaning of the gestures performed by the ALT.  


Guess the Price: Students try to guess the price of popular items.


Household Chores: Students do a survey in class to see how often they help their mother around the house.


If I Had a Million Dollars: Students listen to the song and fill in the gaps. They put the pictures in the order that they hear the words.


I'm Not Luvin It: An introduction to the 'fast food' lesson or the movie 'Super Size me'. A quick quiz/questionaire highlighting the globalisation of McDonalds. 


Inventions: A fun and creative long term project for OC Elective classes.


Just the Way You Are Song: Using Bruno Mars' song, "Just the Way You Are" to introduce compliments. If you have a full lesson then I've added extra activities.


Liar Liar: Students try to determine whether their classmates are telling the truth or telling a lie.


Listening Bingo : A fun and challenging bingo game.


Lost in Osaka: This follow-up information gap activity to Englipedia's Subway Race and it will have the students practice asking for and giving directions via train/subway.


Movie Bingo: Students talk about the type of movies they like while playing an exciting game of bingo.


Musical Phone Calls: Worksheet only


My Future: Worksheet only by Andy Webster


OC Conversation Test: This is a test in which you engage students in basic conversation skills. You ask them questions and they must properly answer.


On the Telephone: Students practice inviting people out over the telephone.


One Thing Song: Students listen to a song by the British pop boy band, One Direction, and fill in blanks.


Prepositions of Place: This game teaches the students to hear prepositions of place: on, above, below, in front of, etc. The students listen and try to draw an image of a room that is described by the ALT.


Preppy Places: A fun listening and drawing activity to help students practice prepositions.


Rappin' Rhymin': Worksheet only


Recommendations: The objective of this class is to have students practice a simple and practical sentence structure, using “should.” This lesson also gives students good practice in thinking about their own ideas and giving their suggestions.  


Religion: Teach the students about the big three western religions, especially the similarities they share.


Shop Till You Drop: Students practice shopping dialogue and use a shopping catalogue to make a shopping list. They then buy items.


Simple but Great Bingo: Students listen to a story and write down words they recognize in bingo squares.


Spelling Rules: The rules of English spelling explained in Japanese.


Summer Paradise Song: Students listen to the song "Summer Paradise" by Simple Plan and fill in the blanks on the worksheet.


Summer Vacation: Talking about what you did during the summer vacation.


Unexpected Occurrence: Students have fun studying about aliens. In this multi-activity, students learn new alien words, learn how to describe an alien and finally listen to a dialogue about an alien sighting.


Verb Board Game: Worksheet only by Errie Smith


Whats in the Bag: Students ask yes/no questions about something hidden in a bag until they guess it.


Where Am I Going: Students compete in a directions guessing game to see which team can amass the most points.



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