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What Time Is It? | Free Flashcards And Board Games

These printable lesson materials are to teach vocabulary to do with telling the time

These can be used with expressions such as ‘What time is it?’ – ‘It’s ten o’clock.’, ‘Let’s meet at two o’clock.’, etc. 

See below for the FREE printable resources currently available to download. 

Free Time Flashcards

‘What’s the time?’ Flashcards

ESL Flashcards - Time

A set of time flashcards which can be used for lessons about ‘What’s the time?’ and for many flashcard games.


Student Cards

Small Flashcards - Time

A set of 8 smaller time flashcards for students to hold. 

These can be used for many card games such as ‘find your partner’, ‘memory games, line bingo, and many more.


What Time Is It? Board Games

Board Game 1

ESL Board Game -What's the time?

This board game is best played in pairs and requires one dice. Students take turns in rolling the dice and moving their game piece. 

After landing on a square, students should make a sentence based on the image in that square. The aim of the game is to arrive at the center star to win a point. 

After winning a point, the student goes back to the start and begins again. The student with the most points at the end of the game is the winner. 


Board Game 2 – The Spinner Game

ESL Board Game - What's the Time?

This Board Game is best played in pairs. Each pair of students needs one pencil and one paper clip. 

Place the clip in the middle and place the pencil in the middle of the clip. 

Then flick the paper clip to make it spin and make a sentence using the target language.


Board Game 3 – Race Around the World

Printable Board Game - What's the time?

No Need for Dice! In this board game students play rock, scissors, paper and ‘race around the world’. 

One student moves clockwise and one student moves anti-clockwise. 

Every time the student moves to a new square they should ask and answer ‘What’s the time?’. 


Board Game 4 – Flick The Eraser

Printable Board Game - What's The Time?

This Board Game is best played in pairs. Each student needs one eraser (or something small and light they can flick). 

To play, a student should place his / her eraser at the bottom of the board game. 

Then the student should use his/her finger to flick the eraser. If it lands in one of the hexagons, then the student wins that area and colors it in. 

Next, the students should make a dialogue based on the time in that area, and then its the next student’s turn. 

At the end of the game, the student with the most areas colored in is the winner.