Verb Charades | Miming Game Cards for Kids


Playing charades is a great way to practice ACTION VERB identification. This fun activity requires students to mime one of the 40 different verb card while their classmates guess which verbs they are acting out.


These colorful cards were designed for use in ESL and EFL classrooms, but they are also an ideal activity for ELL primary grades as well.

  • Get students moving
  • Use all that excess energy in a positive way
  • Practice verb identification (and Present Continuous with more advanced students)


What's included in this download:

  • 40 Color Verb Cards
  • 40 B&W Verb Cards


Are you currently teaching the Present Continuous in your classroom? Be sure to check out these other games!

ESL - Question Card Game - Present Continuous Action Verbs

Action Verb Identification BOOM CARDS™ - Answering WHO questions

Action Verb Sentence Match + Cootie Catchers | Present Continuous Activities

Action Verb Vocabulary Flashcards | ESL Task Cards - Flash Cards 1

Action Verbs Board Game - Present Continuous - Making Sentences & Questions

Action Verbs Card Game | Present Continuous

Action Verbs Flashcards for ESL | Verb Cards with and without text

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* Due to the digital nature of this product. Hot Chocolate Education does NOT offer refunds. Once the product has been downloaded, it can't be returned and refunds can not be issued