I carry a pack of these eikaiwa cards with me everywhere. They are perfect for striking up conversations with students and getting them to learn communication skills.
On each card there are 5 questions related to a theme, like “comics,” “sports,” and so on. I have a student select a card and then I proceed to ask them the questions on the list, making variations as needed for skill level or coherence. When I’m finished, I can either give the card to the student as a collector’s item, or let the student ask me some questions.
There are three question packs with about 36 cards. Please download them today and start using them with your students.
Logo and Description (PDF) – Fixed
Using these cards gives students a chance to learn more English and practice speaking in more natural ways.
The quick description on this card, lets students know what Eikwaiwa Cards are all about and what to do when they don’t understand a question.