Sports vocabulary games/ worksheets/ teaching ideas

Sports vocab PDFs, lists and teaching ideas. If you like anything here and want more, please support TEFLtastic.

Updated 8 June 2022

Lists of useful sports vocabulary

British and American sports and games vocabulary list – the thirteenth list here

Articles on teaching sports vocabulary

Soccer EFL teaching ideas – LINK UPDATED

Olympics ideas one: English through and for sport – LINK UPDATED

Olympics Ideas Two: Beyond sports – LINK UPDATED

EFL glossary of football words and expressions

Lesson plans on teaching sports vocabulary

Olympics mascots

Photocopiable sports vocabulary classroom activities

Requests and enquiries with have games (with clothes vocabulary, furniture vocabulary, classroom vocabulary, food vocabulary, animal vocabulary, sports vocabulary and toy vocabulary) – NEW

FCE Writing Part Two job application letter on sport

Modals of deduction guess the sport

FCE Speaking Part Four on sports and vocabulary

FCE Speaking Part One on sports

Sports vocabulary list dictation

General meanings of sporting words

Sports idioms

Improving the Olympics

Debates on the topic of sport

Explaining sports speaking game

Mini-presentations on the topic of sport

Olympics statistics pairwork guessing game

Complete IELTS Speaking tests on the topic of sports

Sporting trends

Sports 20 questions

Sports Janglish

Sports brainstorming and discussion (much more interesting than it sounds, good for opinions language)

Can/ Can’t match the person to the sport

Numbers in sport

Sports and hobbies collocations pelmanism game plus detailed instructions

101 IELTS Speaking Part Two tasks about sports and hobbies

Full IELTS Speaking about leisure, sports and health

IELTS Speaking parts one and two on sports (play, do and go)

Can/ Can’t sports mimes (miming not being able to serve a tennis ball etc is always amusing in a Mr Bean kind of way)

Business idioms (including sports idioms)

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