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Colonial Diplomacy is a game by the Avalon Hill Game Company, a game I have known and loved for many years.

I had often wondered: was it a game I could use in the ESL classroom?

I researched others who had used this game with mixed results.

One problem with its use, seemed to the use of L1 during the game, rather than English. Another problem seemed to be the passivity of some of the students.   Read More

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ESL Games

Many of us here in Japan work as English teachers or administrators of English schools.

As we all know, games are fun!    And anytime you can add that to your classroom is a great thing.

But what games to play?

(Pictured: Hey that`s my Fish)  –one of the many games that are fun to play in the classroom.

For more ESL Game Ideas

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