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  • About China Mingle Information Gap This is a mingle information gap suitable for beginner ESL/EFL learners who are also exploring information about other countries. This information gap activity is designed to be done as a mingle, where each student has the answer to one question. Students look around trying to find out the correct answer. This worksheet includes simple lesson plan ...
  • Chusock Holiday Crossword This is a running dictation activity for intermediate EFL/ESL learners. This activity is built around vocabulary related to units about the Korean Holiday Chusock. 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 the sentences out as strips ...
  • Continent Jigsaw Reading This is a jigsaw reading activity for intermediate or upper-intermediate EFL/ESL students. In this activity the teacher begins with 7 groups. Each group receives a continent card. Students are asked to read and remember the information on the card. A question card is included. Students can practice answering the questions if teacher desire. After a ...
  • Counting Fruits Information Gap Drawing Creative Thinking This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking. Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language. This activity is ...
  • Emergency Crossword Running Dictation This is a running dictation activity for intermediate EFL/ESL learners. This activity is built around vocabulary related to units about emergencies and accidents. 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 the sentences out as strips and place ...
  • Endangered Animal Writing This activity is designed or upper intermediate or advanced level EFL/ESL students. This activity requires students to apply language understanding to global awareness of endangered species specifically located in Korea. In this activity one group of students gets an information card about a different animal endangered in Korea. Using the information on the card the ...
  • Family Tree Grid This is a simple family tree grid that can be used with EFL/ESL learners as an interview information gap to fill in information about the family. Students in pairs ask questions about family members and fill in the tree. Add extra scaffolding to this activity by providing students with the questions to ask, or question ...
  • Find my Family in the House Information Gap Creative Thinking This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking. Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language. This activity is ...
  • Find the Differences Living Room These are information gaps designed for beginner EFL/ESL students. To use this information gap have students fold the gap in the middle of the page. Each student has a picture. The pictures are different students ask each other questions to find out what is the same or different between the two pictures. This information gap ...
  • Find the Differences Zoo These are information gaps designed for beginner EFL/ESL students. To use this information gap have students fold the gap in the middle of the page. Each student has a picture. The pictures are different students ask each other questions to find out what is the same or different between the two pictures. This information gap ...
  • Fish Tale Parable Reading Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for beginner to pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice scaffolded exchange of information. These information gaps are reading gap style information gaps. To complete this information gap all four paragraphs are cut up. Each students receives one. In a group of four, each student takes turns reading one sentence at ...
  • Following Directions This is a tactile kinesthetic reading activity designed for high beginner or intermediate level EFL/ESL students. This test reading comprehension while providing students with an authentic task based learning task. Successful completion of each activity is a demonstration of comprehension. Teachers will need toothpicks and clay for groups of four students. Pass out the cards ...
  • I Don’t Feel Good Information Gap These are information gap role plays designed for high beginner or intermediate level EFL/ESL students. To use this information gap role play have students fold the gap in the middle of the page. Students can make notes to perform the information gap. Have students read the information and perform the play without creating a script. ...
  • In My Room Drawing Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for high beginners or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice communicating information. This information gap is designed to help learners practice with vocabulary related to description, preposition, and objects from the room. While completing this information gap students communicate a description of their bedroom. The speaker describes their room and what ...
  • J.K. Rowling Reading Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for beginner to pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice scaffolded exchange of information. These information gaps are reading gap style information gaps. In a partner pair one student is the reader and one student is the listener. The listening students fills in the blanks in the gap with information from ...
  • 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 ...
  • Likes and Dislikes English Battleship This is an activity designed for intermediate or upper-intermediate EFL/ESL students. This activity is constructed around a battleship style information gap. The game is played between two students. Each student chooses up to ten spaces on the board. Students use a Do you like/ Do you dislike.. question pattern to try to discover which ten ...
  • My Alibi Past Continous Info Gap and Interview This is an information gap and interview activity designed for beginner or intermediate EFL/ESL students. With some adjustments it would also be suitable for more advanced classes with languages learners. This communicative activity focuses on using the past continuous tense. In the activity begin by introducing students to the grammar form with some discussion of ...
  • My Dream Classroom Drawing Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for high beginners or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice communicating information. This information gap is designed to help learners practice with vocabulary related to description, preposition, and objects from the room. While completing this information gap students communicate to partners a design for the perfect classroom. The speaker decides ...
  • My Hobby Role Play Info Gap These are information gap role plays designed for high beginner or intermediate level EFL/ESL students. To use this information gap role play have students fold the gap in the middle of the page. Students can make notes during or after the information gap role play. This information gap woks with vocabulary related to hobbies. Students will ...
  • My Ideal Person Creative Thinking Information Gap This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking. Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language. This activity is ...
  • My Perfect Friend Drawing Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for high beginners or intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice communicating information. This information gap is designed to help learners practice with vocabulary related to descriptions of the body. This can be utilized with lessons that call for describing people or adjectives of description. While completing this information gap students ...
  • Room Differences Information Gap Creative Thinking This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking. Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language. This activity is ...
  • Running Dictation Follow Directions This is a running dictation activity for high beginner, pre-intermediate EFL/ESL learners. 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 the sentences out as strips and place on the wall. Pair up students and have students go to ...
  • Science Reading Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for beginner to pre-intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice scaffolded exchange of information. These information gaps are reading gap style information gaps. In a partner pair one student is the reader and one student is the listener. The listening students fills in the blanks in the gap with information from ...
  • Sneaker Drawing Information Gap These information gap activities are designed for intermediate EFL/ESL students to practice communicating information. This information gap is designed to help learners practice with vocabulary related to description. While completing this information gap students communicate to partners a design for the perfect futuristic sneaker. The speaker decides what the sneaker will look like and what ...
  • What time Shall We Meet Creative Thinking Information Gap This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking. Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language. This activity is ...
  • What will you do this summer? Interview List This is a grammar activity for pre-intermediate EFL/ESL learners. The goal of this activity is for students to exchange information about where they will go during Summer vacation with a partner. This worksheet includes selections to support students in making summer vacation choices. Before the students complete the interview teachers can review the scaffolding page ...