Riddles

Animal Description Riddle Bingo

This is a bingo game designed for small groups of students, generally working in groups of three or four. This activity is designed for intermediate¬† or upper-intermediate EFL/ESL learners and is built different types of animals. The picture cards are cut up and place on a bingo grid. The caller card is laminated as one […]

Jobs Riddles Reading Dictation

These activities are designed to help EFL/ESL learners in the classroom improve reading and reading comprehension while using all four language skills. This activity provides students with short riddles. Once students have all the information, the group must work together to use the clues to figure out which job the riddle is describing. This is […]

Adjectives for Food Riddle Cards

These are riddle type cards related to adjectives for describing foods and flavors. These cards are suitable for pre-intermediate or intermediate level EFL/ESL learners. These cards an be cut up to work with. Students read the card and name food that is described by the card. These cards are also appropriate for the 10 step […]

Making Requests Things Cards

These are riddle type cards for helping students express request. These cards are suitable for pre-intermediate or intermediate level EFL/ESL learners. These cards an be cut up to work with. Students read the question and must determine what to ask for using the appropriate requesting phrase. For example “May I have, Do you have, May […]

Jupiter Riddle Running Dictation

This is a running dictation activity for beginner or¬† pre-intermediate¬† EFL/ESL learners. This is an English for Specific Purposes activity (ESP) focused on language related to science and astronomy. This is a great four skills activity that incorporates reading comprehension with a task activity that has kinesthetic movement and interpersonal communication at the core. Cut […]