First lesson: interview another student

This getting to know each other activity is an ideal first lesson activity. It’s simple to set up and works well for most levels above Beginner. Sketch or print out Continue ReadingFirst lesson: interview another student

Expressing opinions – a great icebreaker for more advanced classes

This activity designed to get students expressing opinions about a range of topics is a great getting to know each other exercise. It works very well as a first class icebreaker Continue ReadingExpressing opinions – a great icebreaker for more advanced classes

Surveys and questionnaires

Surveys are a great way to get your students conversing. When the surveys have been completed have students share their findings with the class. There is more than one way to conduct Continue ReadingSurveys and questionnaires

Find someone who – a mingling activity to ease them out of their comfort zones

Find someone who is a great mingling activity which gets students on their feet and forces them to interact one-on-one with their classmates. I often do one on these on Continue ReadingFind someone who – a mingling activity to ease them out of their comfort zones