Games for days of the week

All the following games and activities for kindergarten, preschool and ESL students have been tried and tested in classrooms by The Magic Crayons, who are experienced teaching professionals currently working in Japan and China.

1. Eight Days A Week

Materials: days-of-the-week Flash Cards
Time: 4-6 minutes
Receptive Language: instructions, days of the week
Productive Language: days of the week

Game Explanation: Review and/or teach the days of the week. Have the students stand in a line facing you and randomly assign each a day of the week. Yell ‘Go!’ The students must rearrange themselves in the correct sequence within a predetermined time limit.

This game can also be done with months of the year, seasons, etc.
Note: This game can only be played with six or seven students at a time.