Traffic light is a simple ESL game not only to learn colors and adjectives, but also traffic light itself through a fun esl game. adjectives include fast, slow and stop are used in the game. But A quick preparation needed which is putting a colored paper on top of a sticker or just use three green, yellow and red papers. Now let’s begin on how to pay the traffic light ESL game
Before you begin the ESL game together wit kids free up lots of space. This game isn’t fun with small classrooms(sorry teachers in small classrooms!). Begin in corner of classroom. Instruct the kids to walk fast when you shout, “green light”, slow down when you shout, “yellow light”, and stop when you say, “red light.” You can also create a path using a long string or foam noodles so they’ll follow this path and walk slow/fast until you show the red sign(stop). This is a good warm up activity too if they already know some of these adjectives.
To challenge them more and test their listening instruct them to run, jump, skip or etc instead of just walk. It is important not to make them exhausted because we have rest of the class
Traffic light ESL game is suitable for kids specially when they have lots of energy to spend. Ages from 2 to 12 loves to play this game no matter in a classroom or in their PE time at the yard
It doesn’t matter how many students are playing as long as there is enough space for everybody to move around without bumping a lot.Just don’t forget to
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