Cards

  • 30 Animal Flaschards These are high contrast flash cards with 30 different animals. These flashcards can be used for a variety of activities or used with any of the card slot board games. Potential activities include: Describe the animal using adjectives. Choose two animals and make a story. Use the animal name in a sentence. Write a riddle about the ...
  • 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 ...
  • Adverbs of Frequency Interview and Cards This is an adverbs of frequency activity designed for high beginner or pre-intermediate learners. In this activity students use a chart to interview others using questions focused on adverbs of frequency. This include matching cards, to allow for the option of using a deck of cards instead of a chart. With the matching cards teachers ...
  • Are you…? Present Progressive Verb Card Game This is an activity designed for high beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students to learn present progressive verb forms while asking and responding to questions. This activity is fully scaffolded for learners. This is presented in the form of a requesting style card game. These cards were originally designed with a backing print, however the cards ...
  • Assessment Bingo Cards Foundation Activity These activities are designed to help EFL/ESL learners in the classroom understand the the use of performance and how teachers assess performance. This activity is designed for beginner to upper intermediate EFL students. However the content of this activity is appropriate for all levels of EFL/ELL learner. I consider this material part of my foundation ...
  • Birthday Vocabulary Cards These are cards useful for young learners or beginning EFL/ESL students to practice language related to birthdays. These cards can be used as flashcards between partners. This also makes a quick concentration or matching game for students. Teachers can also use the cards to have students make quick sentences, or ask students to pick five ...
  • Children’s Rights Global Awareness Inductive Activity This is an inductive activity designed around the use of English for Specific Purposes (ESP) with the theme of global awareness and children’s rights. These cards can be used with beginner through advanced learners, as the students will use language at their ability level to process the cards. For the best inductive activity sort the ...
  • Clue Trivia Cards This is a trivia card game for EFL/ESL students using a series of five graduated clues. These cards can be used with any of the board games with card slots, or used separately without a board game. To use the cards have students pick one. The student holding the card reads the clues until a listener ...
  • Consonants Activity Power Point This is a power point file designed for working with the whole group without creating a print out or handout for students. This can help teachers reduce preparation time for classes and reduce the amount of printed materials distributed in a typical class. This works with a low budget student centered approach that incorporates the availability ...
  • Could Practice Drill Cards These cards can be used as practice activity cards as part of slot substitution bucket drills. While this is essentially a drill, these are designed to be used in a mingle activity with learners exchanging the cards. These are not intended to be production cards, but work well as practice cards after presentation has been ...
  • Describing Adjectives Cards These cards contain vocabulary related to adjectives useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. As students look at each card the group agrees on something that can be represented by the description. For example with the word long students might say: long hair, ...
  • Do you Feel…? Requesting Card Game This is an activity designed for high beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice with vocabulary related to feelings. This is presented in the form of a requesting style card game. These cards were originally designed with a backing print, however the cards do not need to be printed double sided (one side picture, one ...
  • Dolch Sight Words Flash Cards 30 cards This is a collection of simple flash cards based on the top 500 words on the Dolch Sight Words list. This set is built to help young learner or beginning EFL/ESL students build sight word recognition skills. This greatly improves reading comprehension. Practice with sight words can make dramatic improvements in a short amount of ...
  • Dolch Sight Words Flash Cards D 30 cards This is a collection of simple flash cards based on the top 500 words on the Dolch Sight Words list. This set is built to help young learner or beginning EFL/ESL students build sight word recognition skills. This greatly improves reading comprehension. Practice with sight words can make dramatic improvements in a short amount of ...
  • Dolch Sight Words Flashcards B 30 words This is a collection of simple flash cards based on the top 500 words on the Dolch Sight Words list. This set is built to help young learner or beginning EFL/ESL students build sight word recognition skills. This greatly improves reading comprehension. Practice with sight words can make dramatic improvements in a short amount of ...
  • Dolch Sight Words Flashcards C 60 cards This is a collection of simple flash cards based on the top 500 words on the Dolch Sight Words list. This set is built to help young learner or beginning EFL/ESL students build sight word recognition skills. This greatly improves reading comprehension. Practice with sight words can make dramatic improvements in a short amount of ...
  • Emergency and Accident Cards These cards contain pictures of emergency situations or accidents that are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the vocabulary that ...
  • Emergency and Illness Role Play Cards These cards contain pictures of emergency situations or accidents that are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. After presenting the topic teachers can pass out these cards to students. First students match the problem with what to say in the situation. This ...
  • Emergency Vocabulary Cards This cards are designed for high beginner or intermediate level EFL/ESL students to learn vocabulary related to emergencies. These cards are designed to be used for a concentration or matching games. Cards can also be used for flashcard activities between pairs of students, writing or role play activities. These cards can also be used with ...
  • Emotions Cards These cards are designed to teach intermediate level vocabulary related to emotion to EFL/ESL students. There are two card pages. Teachers can cut all the cards and have students group which cards match based on the emotion that is being experienced. One card has a number of activities, events or experiences. The second card has ...
  • English for Specific Purpose Time Activity This is a matching activity designed for kindergarten level or beginning EFL learners. This is a subject specific activity designed to help students accomplish and understanding of daily routines while also building student ability to read a analog clock face. In this activity students play a concentration style matching game by matching the activity to ...
  • Environmental Pollution Inductive Cards This is an inductive activity designed around the use of English for Specific Purposes (ESP) with the theme of global awareness and environmental problems.  These cards can be used with beginner through advanced EFL/ESL learners, as the students will use language at their ability level to process the cards. For the best inductive activity sort ...
  • Family and the Home Riddles These are riddles related to family and the home that are designed for use with high beginner and intermediate EFL/ESL learners.     Each riddle is on a separate card. A second card includes picture answers. There are a number of ways to use riddle cards in the classroom. This can be used as a concentration or ...
  • Feelings Matching Cards These cards contain pictures of feelings vocabulary in a comic form and in a picture form that are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity ...
  • Five Senses In this activity for high beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students, the group can practice working with language related to the five senses. These cards focus on using smell, touch, see, hear, and taste using the Subject Verb Object (SVO) sentence structure. Theses cards have a number of options. This can be done as a match ...
  • Five Senses Cards These cards contain pictures of actions that demonstrate the five senses and are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the ...
  • Food Cards These cards contain pictures of different foods.  These cards are useful for high beginner, intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the vocabulary ...
  • Global Awareness Connections One Card Game This is an English for Specific Purposes activity designed around raising student awareness of the world and how we interact with the world. This activity is designed as a game in which students interact with rules similar to Uno or One Card. To use these cards create a deck. One deck is useful for a ...
  • Global Needs In this activity for high beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students, the group can practice working with the use of need, have, and has. These cards can also be used to have students think about the needs of children in poor nations or developing countries. This activity is excellent as an awareness raising activity for impoverished ...
  • He/She/I Want drill cards These cards can be used as practice activity cards as part of slot substitution bucket drills. While this is essentially a drill, these are designed to be used in a mingle activity with learners exchanging the cards. These are not intended to be production cards, but work well as practice cards after presentation has been ...
  • Hobbies Hobby Cards These cards contain pictures of different hobbies.  These cards are useful for  intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. The cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the vocabulary that matches. ...
  • Hobbies Verbs Game Cards These cards contain pictures of hobbies with scaffolded sentences for beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL learners. These cards can be cut out and placed on any board of the board game boards that have cards slots. When students land on the take a card students complete the sentence using vocabulary from the class. This is excellent ...
  • Hobby Vocabulary Matching This is a flash card and matching/concentration activity designed for high beginner or intermediate level EFL/ESL students using Hobby Lexical sets. Here students are presented with different activities and must match the activity to the tools needed to complete the activity. This is a wonderful vocabulary activity for students. Cards can be used for flash ...
  • Holidays Cards These cards contain pictures holidays and can be used with intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the vocabulary that matches. These cards ...
  • Japan vs Korea Game with Cards This is a board game for Japan v.s. Korea. This game is designed to encourage student to apply knowledge about Japan and Korea in a soccer style match up. Students choose which country to start in. They must race to the other side of the board by answering questions about Korea and Japan. This game ...
  • Jobs and Job Skills One Card This is a card game based around using job vocabulary and the skills related to jobs for intermediate or upper-intermediate EFL/ESL learners. This game is presented in the form of Uno or One Card. To use these cards create a deck. One deck is useful for a group of four students. In the group of ...
  • Jobs Matching In this activity for beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students, the group can practice vocabulary clarification for Jobs and the requires fields of study related to a job. T Theses cards have a number of options. This can be done as a match the picture with the sentence; a gap fill activity, as a flash card ...
  • Jobs Mingle Activity This is a role playing information gap mingle/cocktail mixer type activity for a smaller group of high beginner or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students. To complete the activity cut out the cards and hand them out to students. Students become the character on the card. Students mingle around the room asking the questions and try to find ...
  • Jobs Type Cards These cards contain pictures of feelings vocabulary in a comic form and in a picture form that are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity ...
  • Korea and the US Culture Cards These cards are designed to help pre-intermediate or intermediate level students with understanding concepts related to culture. This is an English for Specific Purpose activity that also deals with learner identity in the classroom. To use these cards teachers can cut out the cards, or present all the pictures on one laminated card. As a ...
  • 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 ...
  • May I Have… Requesting Card Game This is an activity designed for high beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice with vocabulary related to classroom items. This is presented in the form of a requesting style card game. These cards were originally designed with a backing print, however the cards do not need to be printed double sided (one side picture, ...
  • Present Progressive Drill Cards These cards can be used as practice activity cards as part of slot substitution bucket drills. While this is essentially a drill, these are designed to be used in a mingle activity with learners exchanging the cards. These are not intended to be production cards, but work well as practice cards after presentation has been ...
  • Rebus Card Activity This is a Rebus card activity designed for intermediate or upper-intermediate level EFL/ESL students. This activity is structured around vocabulary related to the classroom. The first three cards are single vocabulary words only. The last two cards are simple sentences. This is a fun activity that can be used as a warm up, as part ...
  • Rebus Puzzles Two In this second Rebus puzzle type activity where words are represented by pictures. This activity is designed for high beginners or intermediate level EFL/ESL students. This is a training exercise for learning how a rebus puzzle works. Here students choose one sentence as a group. Each student in the group makes a picture or pictures ...
  • Requesting Card Game: Directions This is a card that can be printed and laminated for playing most requesting card games. The card can be left on the table during game play to help students as they play.
  • Rules Trivia Game This is a trivia card game for EFL/ESL students that focuses on reviewing classroom rules. These cards are made for rules like respect, safe, listen, clean and prepared. This set can be modified to work with your learners.  These cards can be used with any of the board games with card slots, or used separately ...
  • Shapes Requesting Card Game This is an activity designed for high beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice with vocabulary related to shapes. This is presented in the form of a requesting style card game. These cards were originally designed with a backing print, however the cards do not need to be printed double sided (one side picture, one ...
  • Should Suggestion Drill Cards These cards can be used as practice activity cards as part of slot substitution bucket drills. While this is essentially a drill, these are designed to be used in a mingle activity with learners exchanging the cards. These are not intended to be production cards, but work well as practice cards after presentation has been ...
  • Sports and Need Cards These cards contain pictures of sports or athletic activities and are useful for beginner or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students recall the vocabulary that matches. ...
  • Supposed To Drill Practice Cards These cards can be used as practice activity cards as part of slot substitution bucket drills. While this is essentially a drill, these are designed to be used in a mingle activity with learners exchanging the cards. These are not intended to be production cards, but work well as practice cards after presentation has been ...
  • Understanding Classroom Behavior Cards Foundation Activity These activities are designed to help EFL/ESL learners in the classroom understand the rules and appropriate behavior in the classroom. This activity is designed for all level of EFL/ESL learner as it is based on the use of pictures. I consider this material part of my foundation collection, as understanding appropriate and acceptable behavior is ...
  • Weather Conditions and Season Cards These cards contain pictures of different types of weather and the seasons. These cards are useful for intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to have students ...
  • Wh Question Cards In this activity for beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students, the group can practice Wh questions with a matching activity. Theses cards have a number of options. This can be done as a mingle match where students find another student with the same question, as a simple matching concentration style game, as questions in a bag ...
  • What Will Happen Next? Prediction Cards These cards present a series of pictures that are interesting and amusing. This cards are designed to help intermediate level EFL/ESL students with the practice of using future tense verbs. These cards can be cut up or printed together on one card. As students look at the cards as a group they must decide ...
  • Where is it from 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 beginner or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL learners and is built around a global awareness of places and culture. Students will use commonly known landmarks from famous places in collaboration with different countries. The ...
  • Where is it from? Matching In this activity for beginning or pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students, the group can practice using the structure “Where is it from?” using these cards. This set also incorporate global awareness and culture through the understanding of other regions of the world. Theses cards have a number of options. This can be done as a match the ...
  • Where is it From? Requesting Card Game This is an activity designed for high beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students to learn more about cultural objects from around the world. This is an English for Specific Purposes activity focused on geography and world culture. It is designed to raise student curiosity about other areas of the world. This activity is fully scaffolded for ...
  • Your Day/Daily Routine Cards These cards contain pictures of activities that take place during a regular student day. These cards are appropriate for  intermediate and upper intermediate EFL/ESL learners. To use these cards teachers can have students work in groups. With this set the teacher has several options. the cards can be used for a flash card activity to ...