Adult Conversation

Aimed at adult students.

Compared to children, adult students can generally be expected to be able to concentrate longer and talk about their life experiences in greater detail. Instead of explicitly practicing grammar, activities may be centered around sparking longer discussions.

  • UK English Board (Jubilee) & Quiz

    Ties in with Jubilee theme, includes pop culture and sports.

  • Black History Month Lesson

    Lesson for Black history month. Short Timeline of American Black History + Black history In Japan and Modernity

  • Cards against English

    The classic game, with watered down answers.

  • Relative Pronoun Quiz (Card Game)

    These are small quizzes THAT students will make

  • Conversation Cards

    10 topic cards to use as conversation starters

  • Say Something A.K.A. 2 line game

    A warm-up activity where kids line up in 2 long lines. No materials needed. they race each other to say who can say a word faster.

  • Comparatives / Superlatives DRILL

    Recapping grammar taught in Lesson 7 (NC2)

  • Hogwarts Sorting Hat Interview

    Students interview their partner about their junior high school experience to find out which Hogwarts House they belong in. Intended for use with third year JHS but could be adapted.

  • Nov. is Native American Heritage Month! (USA)

    English board materials to introduce students to Native American history and culture.

  • June is Pride Month! (in the US)

    English board materials to introduce students to LGBTQ history.

  • February is Black History Month! (in the US)

    English board materials to celebrate Black History!

  • Who are you? Quiz game

    A review of the grammar points and vocabulary from New Crown 1, Lesson 1 (Are you ___? Are you from ___? and Yes, I am/ No, I`m not)

  • Minecraft English Board Game

    A fun interactive game for your next English board.

  • Snakes and Ladders

    A3 Snakes and Ladders board with card sections for use as a review activity.

  • 3 hint quiz - LET'S WARM UP!

    Enjoy testing the students critical thinking with these 3 hint questions!

  • Which do you like? TEACHER and ALT QUIZ

    Do your students know you? FIND OUT!

  • JHS Shopping

    Shopping New Crown 1 7 eleven and Amazon Quiz (Prices Updated)(Edit)

  • Business Discussion Activity Collection

    A collection of reading and discussion activities for corporate or business-related lessons.

  • English Communication for Games

    A handout to help prevent students from speaking Japanese while playing games in class.

  • Salesmen

    Students sell random products to one buyer. If their product gets bought, they get a point and become the next buyer.

  • My Breakfast

    Adapted from Roger Parker's "My Breakfast" on Englipedia, this is a simple worksheet to review simple past tense using what the student ate for breakfast today.

  • Keyword Game

    Make the teachers say a keyword or phrase to get some points.

  • Shredded Fables

    Students work in groups to try to piece together short classic fables.

  • Translate the untranslatable

    Students try to explain Japanese words that don't have any simple English equivalents.

  • May I Take a Picture with You?

    A write and race activity and a dialogue making activity.

  • English Conversation Board Game

    A bright and colorful board game focused on getting students to converse in English.

  • Printable playing cards

    If you don't want to spend money on a bunch of card decks, print these out instead!

  • Who am I? Quiz

    A three-hint-quiz type of game where students have to guess the character being described. Perfect activity for We Can! 2 Unit 3 "He is Famous. She is great."

  • Menus

    A collection of simple menus for role playing dialogues

  • True Or False

    Students listen and decide whether various sentences are true.

  • Where should Naomi Osaka choose?

    Students discuss whether Naomi Osaka should choose to become a Japanese or American citizen.

  • Media Diet

    Students read an article and talk about their media consumption habits.

  • Pitch your business

    Students come up with a business idea and compete to see who will get funding.

  • ODD ONE OUT

    A discussion activity useful for 3rd year classes.

  • Can you job hunt?

    A speaking based, find your partner activity practicing "Can you~?"

  • Unusual Interview Questions

    Students ask each other unusual questions to spur conversation. Aimed at adult students.

  • Karuta Collection

    A collection of 12 word files with different Karuta cards.

  • Flashcards Collection

    16 word files separated by categories with many flashcards ready to be printed.

  • Halloween Jeopardy

    Jeopardy game to help your students learn about the ancient Halloween mysteries.

  • My Kanji of the Year

    Students think of which kanji represents their experience in this calendar year and explain their choice in English.

  • Top 5 activities

  • Say Something A.K.A. 2 line game

    A warm-up activity where kids line up in 2 long lines. No materials needed. they race each other to say who can say a word faster.

  • English Conversation Board Game

    A bright and colorful board game focused on getting students to converse in English.

  • Snakes and Ladders

    A3 Snakes and Ladders board with card sections for use as a review activity.

  • Cards against English

    The classic game, with watered down answers.

  • English Communication for Games

    A handout to help prevent students from speaking Japanese while playing games in class.

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