Hot Seat Game (JHS)
ALT: Sam Zimny
Class/Grade/Language Level: JHS
Textbook and specific lesson: none
Goal: practice English conversation
Preparation: list of questions for the kids
Class time:10 minutes
The Japanese teacher is the “Keisatsu” and the ALT is the time keeper. Students ask the “hot seat” student one question and then rotate roles after one minute. If the “keisatsu” hears Japanese, he is arrested.
- Groups of six works best.
- A timer is useful.
- Making humorous topics would help warm-up the kids for “Eikaiwa”.