Below is a fun ESL game to teach food vocabulary. Students will see 10 pictures of food hidden behind colored shapes. As the shapes disappear, students must guess what food is in the picture. This is a great introduction or review activity to teach food vocabulary.
This ESL game can be used in lessons with expressions such as ‘Do you like (fish)?’, ‘What would you like to eat?’, ‘What did you eat for breakfast?’, etc. This activity is absolutely FREE. Simply show this video in class from this page or from our YouTube Channel.
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Food Vocabulary ESL Game
To play this game, simply play the video in class. There are 10 pictures of food vocabulary hidden behind colored shapes. As the shapes slowly disappear, the food picture is revealed. Students must try to guess what the food is using the lesson’s target language. Food vocabulary includes pizza, salad, sandwiches, tacos, hamburgers, spaghetti, steak, chicken, bread, and sushi.