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Christmas Charades: A Holiday Activity that your ELL's will love!

Christmas Charades: A Holiday Activity that your ELL's will love!

A great holiday themed game that kids love is Christmas Charades. Not only is it fun - your students will practice some important grammar points while using Christmas vocabulary at the same time.

 What they'll practice:

  • TPR: Total physical response or "Learning by Doing" for better language retention.
  • Action Verbs
  • Using the Present Continuous to describe an action in a complete sentence

 

Christmas Action Verb Charade Cards

Included in the printable Christmas Charades Set you'll find 30 different miming cards with a chevron background or e "less ink" white background.

action verb christmas miming game for ESL

Your students will use common action verbs to mime the action on the card while their classmate use complete sentences to guess the verb.