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BUILD YOUR DREAM HOUSE!!
This activity is a great conversation activity
that's easy to direct and fun for the students. It works for all levels
of English, and most class situations.
Blank piece of paper
Colored pencils or crayons or markers
Pair up students (wherever possible, students
who don't share L1)
Give each pair a Dreamhouse
worksheet and a blank piece of paper.
Each pair has 15-20 minutes to draw a blueprint
of their dreamhouse.
They should try to make it as detailed as possible.
Each pair presents their dreamhouse to the class,
explaining how many rooms, the type of rooms, furniture, special features,
Give each pair 5 minutes to make their presentation.
Assign activity as homework, students give an
in-class presentation the following day.
Students choose one room and cut out pictures
from magazines to decorate it. Then they give an in-class presentation
explaining why they chose what they did.
Make up your own variation!
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