Actions ESL Games and Activities


Physical Movement Mime

ESL Actions Game - Vocabulary: Miming, Guessing - Group Work - Elementary (A1-A2) - 20 minutes

In this fun actions game, students read sentences and then mime or guess the missing verbs of physical movement. In competing teams of two, students take turns picking up a card and reading the sentence using the word 'blank' for the missing action verb. The reader then mimes the missing action verb shown in brackets on the card to their partner, who tries to guess it. If the student successfully guesses the verb within 30 seconds, the team wins and keeps the card. If not, the other team has one chance to guess the verb and steal the card. The team with the most cards at the end of the game wins
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