Getting to know each other

Speaking and listening activities to help your students get to know each other. Activities include hot seating, autobiography and biography name games.

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3 name games
Fun and active games for helping the class get to know each other.  … read more
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KS3 | Writing | Published: 01/10/2000 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Autobiography writing | Getting to know each other
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Chat cards
Fun question cards to encourage discussion about students' lives  … read more
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KS3 | Spoken English | Published: 27/04/2009 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Debates and discussions | Getting to know each other | Thinking and discussion skills
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Getting to know your classmates
Activities to help students get to know each other and the best  … read more
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KS3 | Spoken English | Published: 11/06/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Getting to know each other
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Hot seating question cards
A handy resource which gives students a list of prompt questions  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Warm-ups  | Published: 30/03/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Drama games | Getting to know each other
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How we met
A tool for planning and notes to set students up for a speaking  … read more
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KS3 | Spoken English | Writing | Published: 27/02/2009 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Autobiography writing | Debates and discussions | Getting to know each other | Speaking and listening tasks
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My greatest hits
A twist on the traditional autobiography. This is a simple and  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Spoken English | Writing | Published: 21/12/2007 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Autobiography writing | Getting to know each other | Speaking and listening tasks | Speeches and presentations
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Write your own biography or autobiography
Some creative approaches to biographical writing tasks.  … read more
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KS3 | Writing | Published: 26/10/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Autobiography writing | Getting to know each other
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