Mystery Box: a game that will see your class go wild!
The mystery box game is a simple yet highly motivating game designed especially for learners of English, though the template is easily adaptable for any subject.
The premise is this; the class is split into three or four teams, and go through a sequence of questions. Whenever a team answers a question correctly, they receive a 'mystery box,' the contents of which may be good or bad.
This game is incredibly involving for students, sparking off their competitive drive and using this drive to focus attention on language forms, vocabulary, general knowledge, or any other topic the teacher sees fit to adapt it to.
In this download you will find a usable, easy-to-understand example of the game. This can be used as a template to make further versions quickly and easily.