Speaking Games


SKU: ec9783125017269 Category:

Author: Jason Anderson
Publisher: Delta Publishing

From the author of Role Plays for Today and Teamwork, Speaking Games is a new photocopiable resource book of 50 speaking games for teachers of English to use in class with both adult and teenage learners at levels B1-C1. It provides teachers with original, effective and enjoyable activities that focus on developing the learners’ ability to use language confidently in real-world situations. It includes a wide variety of activities which get learners speaking on topics of interest while injecting energy, fun and motivation into a class.

Each Game:

    • is easy to print, use and recycle


    • is presented in a double-page spread of instructions and resources


    • includes a ‘Rules of the Game’ handout, to be used as an authentic reading opportunity

Speaking Games is divided into four sections:

    • Board Games – photocopiable boards for games such as Snakes and Ladders or Scrabble


    • Card Games – photocopiable cards that are cut up and used either as questions or prompts


    • Secrets and Lies – activities that involve either guessing secret information or guessing whether a speaker is being honest or not; and


    • Quizzes, Puzzles and Challenges – including well-known quiz show formats, such as Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, problem solving puzzles, brainteasers and activities that challenge learners to use language accurately while speaking fluently.