Did What? When you say 'go', the teams try to pop their balloons using only their elbows and race to form a sentence from the word cards inside the balloon. When a sentence has been correctly translated, select two new players to sit in the chairs and write a new sentence on the board.
These are games that require next to no time to prepare and might be used to help students retain new vocabulary and grammar, improve their speaking and writing, while playing around with the language.
Learning Games for Kids is sponsored by Time4Learning, a convenient, online home education program for homeschoolingafterschooland summer learning : Time4Writing with online writing coursesand VocabularySpellingCity.
The game is useful for practicing or revising vocabulary, parts of speech and sentence structure.
The first team to make a grammatically correct sentence score one point for each word. Call out a student number and time expression, e.
Because there is a wide range of cards, many of the sentences will end up being silly…an added bonus for reluctant writers! The first player to translate the sentence correctly scores a point for their team.