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HAPPY FAMILIES

Players: 3-6 (or teams)

Age: 6+

Objective: Collect sets

Skills: memory&strategy

Learn: vocabulary

           grammar, 

Time: 10 - 15 mins

RULES

1. Deal all the cards among all the players.

2. Players take turns to ask each other for the cards they need to form the families, using the        given grammar.

    In the case of phrasal verbs. Players need to form families with the same root verb. For              example GIVE AWAY, GIVE OFF, GIVE OUT and GIVE IN.

    Eg: "Leo, have  you got GIVE IN?"

3. If the asked player has the required card, he answers using the given grammar and gives            the card to the player who asked for it.

    Eg: Yes, I have.

    And the player continues his turn.

4. If the asked player doesn't have the required card, he answers using the given grammar 

    Eg: No, I haven't.

    And another player takes his turn.

5. Players can ask only for the cards from the families they have in hand.

6. If there is any player left without cards, he/she just waits for the others to finish.

7. The game is over when all cards are matched in families.

8. The winner is the player with the highest number of families.

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A Happy Families game using vocabulary related to technology.

Topic

Grammar

Age

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Vocabulary

9

+

Type

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Players

3-6

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House and Furniture

A Happy Families game based on vocabulary related to House and Furniture. Families are organized by rooms, your objective is to collect 4 furniture items from each room. Very popular with students. Have fun!

Topic

Grammar

Age

House and Furniture

Vocabulary

7

+

Type

Happy Families

Players

3-8

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Geographical Features

A Happy Family game based on Geographical Features vocabulary, organized in logical groups.

Topic

Grammar

Age

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Vocabulary

9

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Type

Happy Families

Players

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Food

A Happy Families game on food vocabulary organized by type of food - bakery, dairy, condiments etc.

Topic

Grammar

Age

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Vocabulary

8

+

Type

Happy Families

Players

3-8

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Adjectives Intermediate

A Happy Family game based on adjectives at intermediate level. Organized in logical groups.

Topic

Grammar

Age

Feelings&Emotions

Adjectives

13

+

Type

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Players

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Print the fronts and the backs!!!