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Get students out of their seats and interacting with one another using one of Busy Teachers 259 mingling activity worksheets. They are free and a great way to increase student speaking time. This
, for example, focuses on talking about time and routines. It includes some key target vocabulary for beginners and could easily be used as a warm-up, practice, or review activity. If your class is studying a different topic, you can simply search for a worksheet that is more appropriate for your students.
Mingling activities are important because they increase the amount of time individual students have to practice speaking while building their self confidence. Often students are too shy to speak in front of the entire class but since
the whole classroom is buzzing with voices
during these types of exercises, students are more willing to express themselves.
Most mingling exercises should be fast-paced so keep them short.
Students must then work hard to complete their objective within the time limit and will be less easily distracted.
Mingling activities are difficult to monitor
so be sure that students have plenty of practice using the target structures and vocabulary before starting.
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These are activity cards. You can use them to practice speaking skilsl with your students at the same time revising vocabulary connected with shopping. My students love this game! They get into pa ...
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In pairs each student receives one of two family trees along with a fact sheet that corresponds to his/her partner's family tree. Students take turns sharing information so that they can each com ...
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This is a worksheet that contains questions about the movie "The Next Three days." These questions are very good to get intermediate level students discuss some controversial topics such as ...
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I've designed these 18 role cards for a small group of adults who need to review basic introductions. Each card gives the student a role freely based on a celebrity. Then I tell them they all ...
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This is a collection of warm-up activities. I use it at the beginning, in the middle and in the end of my lessons. I say or sing and show the "rhymes" together with my students. They like and enjo ...
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