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ADVENTURE IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE WONDERLAND BOARDGAME

LEVELS: ELEMENTARY, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED


The game can be played in groups (better for large classes) or as single students one against the other. What you need to play: Board Dice Sentence correction sheet Talk about it sheet Grammar points to explain sheet

INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Every player chooses a counter and places it on the Start square on the board. 2. The first player takes a dice and throws it. 3. Move on the board and do the activity described by each symbol or do what is written in the square where you landed. 4. Some squares have a big arrow pointing at two directions, if you answer correctly to your activity you can move ahead, if you make a mistake you move backwards (same principle used in the snakes and ladders game).If you make one or more mistakes you miss a turn! When you land on the following squares you will get: Queen of hearts grammar topic to explain to the rest of the class

Alice- ask a question to every person in the group

mad hatter talk about it topics ( 2 minutes per topic)

Cheshire cat- sentence correction sheet (1 question per square)

START

Tell a Joke in English

Make a sentence using 3 of these words: CAT / HOUSE / READ / BE / CAR

Spell your name backwards

Say something with each letter of the alphabet

Read these numbers aloud: 3,459,910 1/4 175,080,301 1978 7.03

WELL DONE!!!
YOU'VE WON!!!

COORECT THE MISTAKES

(Sentences divided according to students' level, these can be written on the board or copied out on several slips of paper- one per student) ELEMENTARY LEVEL She don't speak Spanish I can't to fly a plane Where do you go yesterday? Who's house is it? Where do you from? My sister works like secretary Joe is eating 3 burgers every day 5 persons are in that shop They like go to the mountains My cousin Tom has 27 years. ELEMENTARY LEVEL correction

She doesnt speak Spanish I can't to fly a plane Where did you go yesterday? Whose house is it? Where are you from? My sister works as a secretary Joe eats 3 burgers every day 5 people are in that shop They like going to the mountains My cousin Tom is 27 years old.

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL - correction

The criminal was taken to the prison I've played tennis all day, I'm exhausted.

I'm used to go to school every day. When have you visited India the last time?

She looked at each other in the mirror. He can't seen her, she was in hospital. A bridge is building on the river. Has she already gone to see that movie? You can cook Jane, aren't you? If I won the lottery, I will go to the USA

Whendid you last visit India? When was the last time you visited India? He can't have seen her, .... If I won the lottery, I would go ......

The criminal was taken to the prison I've been playing tennis all day, ... She looked at herself in the mirror. A bridge is being built on the river. Has she been to see that movie yet? You can cook Jane, can't you? I'm used to going to school every day.

ADVANCED LEVEL

ADVANCED LEVEL It's time I have a holiday: I am so tired!

I used not to do my homework at school. I hate making favours. I live here since 2004. I've been cutting my finger. My house is built in 1567. Spinach is said to be good at your health. I went to work by feet. This time tomorrow, I'll be fly to Tokyo. I'm not agree: this exercise is very easy. I didn't use to do my homework ...... I hate doing favours. He knows her for ten years.

I have lived/have been living here.... I remember to send the letterthis morning.

I've cut my finger. My house was built in 1567. Spinach is said to be good for ...... I went to work on foot. This time tomorrow, I'll be flying .... I don't agree: this exercise is very easy. I remember sending the letter.....

It's time I had a holiday: I am so tired! He has known her for ten years.

EXPLAIN IT!

(Grammar topics divided according to students' level, to be written on the board or copied out on several slips of paper- students must explain the grammar points and the rest of the class can ask questions to clarify them) ELEMENTARY LEVEL PRESENT SIMPLE QUESTIONS PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR VERBS INTERMEDIATE LEVEL SUBJECT QUESTIONS PAST SIMPLE VS PRESENT PERFECT COMPARATIVE FORMS WILL OR BE GOING TO PRESENT CONTINUOUS FOR FUTURE

ADVANCED LEVEL

PASSIVE TENSE REPORTED SPEECH BE USED TO/GET USED TO/USED TO

PRESENT PERFECT SIMPLE VS CONTINUOUS

"TALK ABOUT IT" TOPICS

(Topics divided according to be be written on the board or of paperand handed out to students)

students' level, these must copied out on several slips

ELEMENTARY LEVEL
My family A typical day My best friend Describe your house Things I like and things I don't like A film A night out Describe a person Shopping Hobbies

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL
If you could be an animal, what would you be? why? What's the worst party you've ever been to? What three countries would you least like to visit? What's your idea of a perfect date? Give a recipe Have you ever been to see a fortune teller? Do you compare prices when you shop? Tell about a political person you admire. Compare Italy and another country

What would you change in your life?

ADVANCED LEVEL
Who is the most interesting person you have met? Which is the historical figure you most identify with? Which is your favorite tourist spot? Which was your most life-changing experience? Where do you see yourself in another five years? What is that one thing, you can't do without? What do you think of the death penalty? Tell about a recent dream you remember. What do you find most difficult to learn in English? How has technology changed business?