ESL warm-up activities and time fillers – 34 fun ways to start a class
ESL warm-up activities are essential in the English classroom. Students may be tired or have other things on their minds and diving straight into a textbook or grammar explanation can be quite jarring. With a good warmer you can put your students into English mode; attentive, interested and ready to participate. A warmer can also serve to review language from a previous lesson or prime the class for a new topic. Teaching Online We now have a stand alone website – LearnHip.com where you can find activities suitable for teaching online many of which work well as warmers and fillers. No-preparation ESL Warm-up activities Here is a list of warm-up activities you can use which don’t require any preparation. Quick questions Write a list of two or three questions on the board which introduce the theme of the lesson. Make the most words Write a topical vocabulary item on the board. Make the longest words Write a topical target word vertically down the board, for example, WINTER. Mixed-up question
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