In Japan, Elementary School consists of 6 grades with students' ages ranging from about 6 to 12. The frequency and level of English classes might differ a lot from area to area. English will become a full subject for grades 5 and 6 in 2020. Elementary classes usually center on speaking.
Students practice saying various animals and colors by placing them on a giant farm.
A tactical bingo game where bingo is bad. Students practice speaking as well as listening.
This game gets them to associate letters with word sounds by having students generate English words in various categories that start with specific letters.
An information gap game where students ask each other the time and weather in different parts of the world.
Students try to guess the name of the band from pictograms.
Students listen to the teacher read Present Tense verb sentences and circle the correct picture.
Students answer questions or get folded.
Students see a small part of a character (a piece of clothing or body part). They guess which character the clothing/body part belongs to.
Using the classic game, kids practice school subjects, days of the week, and using both in the context of a sentence.
Students listen to the teacher call out random numbers between 1-20 or 1-100 to complete dot-to-dot handout(s).
Students pound on their desks and while practicing various English target vocabulary.
A row race where students attempt to fill in as many body parts on a stick figure, within five minutes, as possible.
Students play imaginary baseball in the classroom without using bats, balls, or bases.
Students practice numbers 1-10 or 10-100 using Thumb War.
Students decide on a recipe, then go shopping for ingredients to make their very own Original Juice.
A dice game practicing time and numbers.
Students race to rebuild their rockets by correctly answering the AET's questions.
Students match a famous person with the thing the famous person likes.
A fun activity for practicing Halloween vocabulary.
Students race to find the spellings of each country and report it to their partner.