Simon Says
games for kids learning english

how to play the game

Our instruction is just a starting point to inspire you.

You can use this fun flashcard game to teach vocabulary on a variety of topics.

how to play

  • Students put their flashcards face up on their desks.
  • Tell the students that they will hold up their cards or not, depending on whether they hear you say Simon says.
  • To begin the game, say, for example, Simon says B like banana. The students should hold up their B cards.
  • If you say, for example, B like banana, they should do nothing.

more game ideas

Flashcards are great resources to play different learning games, such as matching, memory, drilling, guessing or indication activities. If you follow this link - Flashcard fun! - you will find lots of ideas and suggestions for using our cards in class or at home.

pdf files to download and print

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