Variation 1Getting to know each other
Variation 1Questions about you
Variation 2Predict your partner’s answers
Variation 3 Yes/Noquestions to the teacher
Variation 4Questions to the teacher: what’s the truth?
Variation 1Things in common
Variation 1Something nice which happened
Variation 2A special object
Variation 3A special number
Variation 4A random word
Variation 5A colour
IDENTIFY: DISCRIMINATE, GUESS, SPECULATE
Variation 1You’re pulling my leg!
2.3Describe and draw
2.4Describe and identify
Variation 1Describe and identify a picture
Variation 2Describe and identify a detail in a picture
Variation 3Describe and identify a conversation in a picture
Variation 4Describe and identify thoughts in a picture
Variation 1Three words
2.6What’s the difference?
Variation 1Comparing pictures
2.7Find a connection
2.8What can you remember?
Variation 1What were they wearing?
2.9Stories with ten pictures
Variation 1Adding to a story
Variation 2Silly news reports
Variation 3Tour and tell
Variation 1Question stories based on pictures
Variation 2Question stories based on objects
Variation 3Question stories based on a single word or phrase
2.11What can you do with it?
2.12What would you take?
2.13A sound poem
DO: MOVE, MIME, DRAW, OBEY
3.1Listen and draw
3.2Act out a story
3.3Listen for the difference
Variation 1What’s wrong?
3.4Repeat it if it is true
3.5Which picture is it?
Variation 1Someone or something you know
Variation 1Bingo deﬁnitions
Variation 2Bingo rhyming words
Variation 3Learner Bingo grid
3.7Most important – least important
3.8Put the story in order
3.9Visualise and describe
4.1True and false essays
Variation 1True and false sentences
Variation 2True and false dictation
Variation 3True and false deﬁnitions
4.2Draw the bank robbers
Variation 1Describe from memory
Variation 2Describe an object
4.6Ambiguous picture story
4.7Rewrite a fairy story
Variation 1New Year’s resolutions
4.10What’s in his pocket?
4.11Speaking to the world
4.12Create an island
4.13Create a soap opera
5.1What’s my mime?
Variation 1Guess the preferences of others
5.3Flashing a text
5.4Texts word by word
Variation 1Stand in order
5.9Memorise and draw
5.10Pass the message
6Mainly vocabulary and spelling
Variation 1Touch and describe
Variation 2Identify an object and its owner
Variation 3Identify by listening to a voice
Variation 4Identify by listening to an object
Variation 5Identify by smelling
Variation 6Identify by tasting
Variation 7Identify by looking
Variation 8Building up a picture
Variation 9Strip of a magazine picture
6.4Stories in ten words
Variation 1Key words in a topic
Variation 2Word webs
6.5Mime and guess
Variation 1Mime an adverb
Variation 1Personal lists
Variation 1They’re all odd!
Variation 2Somebody must go!
Variation 1Pelmanism or remembering pairs
Variation 2Asking other learners
Variation 1Words with letters in common
6.11A long and growing list
6.12Kim’s memory game
Variation 1Numbers and plural forms
Variation 2Adjectives and comparisons
Variation 4Actions in the past
Variation 5Describe and compare
6.13Would you make a good witness?
6.14Change the story
Variation 1Film director
Variation 2Magicians, hypnotists and robots
7.2Can you stand on one leg?
Variation 1Present continuous and present simple
Variation 2Present simple
Variation 3Simple past
Variation 4Past continuous
Variation 5Past continuous interrupted by the past simple
Variation 6Present perfect
Variation 7Present perfect continuous
Variation 8Future with going to
Variation 9Future in the past
Variation 10Future in the past and simple past
7.4Drama of sounds
Variation 1Mystery action and person
7.7Dramatised sequence of sounds
Variation 1Inventing fortunes for friends
7.9Why did they say that?
7.10Objects in a box
7.11Where’s the mouse?
Variation 1Hiding place
7.13Flashing a picture
Variation 1Flashing a text
7.14How long is it?
Variation 1How wide is it?
Variation 2How big is it?
Variation 1Riddle and write
Variation 2Riddles and questions
CONNECT: COMPARE, MATCH, GROUP
Variation 1Phrasal verbs
Variation 2Knowledge quiz
Variation 1Bingo parts of speech
7.18Delete a word
7.19Word by word
7.20Picture the scene
Variation 1Picture in groups
Variation 3A mini drama
7.21Kim’s memory game (Variations 6 and 7)
Variation 6Present perfect, past simple, prepositions
Variation 7Present perfect and comparisons
7.23Passing on a story
Variation 1Remembering and continuing a story
7.24Interrupting a story
8.1Folding vocabulary book
8.3Match the cards
8.4Match the halves
8.7Different groups of words
8.11Add a word
8.12Add a sentence
8.14Lose the vowels
Variation 1Remember the vowels
8.15Write a crazy story
8.16Write a dramatic dialogue
8.18Make a crossword