A good warm up is an essential part of an ESL class. It can help break the ice, activate language learning mode, reactivate previous gains, and introduce the topic of the day. If you get the warm-up right, the rest of the class will take care of itself.
No preparation needed with these fun warm up and filler activities which help to get the class off to a smooth start.
Here are ten ideas to breathe new life into dictation activities.
A fun and lively alphabet game which pitches teams against each other to fill the board with vocabulary.
Crosswords are a handy way to review vocabulary or introduce a theme. Here’s a quick guide to making your own ESL crossword puzzles.