2nd August 2020
Some sample questions to help get a class speaking to each other IN ENGLISH, and prepared to do some work. I use these with students aged about 9 – 12, at lower-intermediate level.
We start with a survey where the students have to walk around, speaking to each other and trying to …
Find 3 people who:
Name // 1 // 2 // 3 //
|Play an instrument|
|Draw or paint|
|Have a pet|
What pet ?
For advanced students, encourage them to probe for more information – what books are read, what instrument(s) are played, etc.
This can be done in pairs, small groups or as a class survey.
What was the last film you saw ? Did you like it ?
How many people live in your house ?
What is hard about learning English ?
How often do you chat online ?
Which social media sites do you use ?
What is your favourite food ?
Do you often eat western food ? Do you sometimes eat fast food ?
Have you tried Korean or Japanese food ? What did you think ?
What sports do you play ?
What would you most like to buy ?
Do you like living in the city or countryside ?
What country would you like to visit ?