Find your name

Topic: Names
Dia duit, ___ an t-ainm atá orm, Cén t-ainm atá ort?
Activity: Whole class
Time: 5-10 minutes
Materials: Name Cards (Download the cut-out sheet here)

Copy the Name Card Cut-out sheet as many times as you need and give one name card to each student. Ensure that each name appears twice. The aim of the game is to find someone with the same name card. The Students do this by moving around the classroom introducing themselves using the modal. Once they find someone with the same name, they can sit down.

A) Dia duit, cén t-ainm atá ort?
Hello, what’s your name?

B) Dia’s Muire duit, ___ an t-ainm atá orm. Cén t-ainm atá ort?
Hello, my name is ___. What’s yours?

A) ___ an t-ainm atá orm.
My name is ___. 

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4 comments on “Find your name
  1. Maureen says:

    dia duit can you tell me how would I spell Maureen in Irish le do thoil

    Go raibh maith agat

  2. Niamh says:

    Aww, my name isn’t on there, haha. Neither are my kids’: Seamus, Rhiannon (Welsh…), and Brigit. 😛

    Love your website!

  3. Seán Ó Donnghaile says:

    mew to your site.
    Dia daoibh

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