Raising money for charity – 75′ lesson (C2 CEFR)

This lesson was planned for English teachers but it can be used with advanced-leveled students. For teachers, we have decompressing moments after each stage. For students, a lot of work on language. 🙂 LADY GAGA video: https://metro.co.uk/video/lady-gaga-raised-35-million-covid-19-relief-2146844/?ito=vjs-link BBC original article: https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-52199537 Adapted article: Lady Gaga and Corona Virus METRO (further reading suggestions): https://metro.co.uk/2020/04/07/lady-gaga-raises-35million-one-week-coronavirus-relief-organisations-12521561/  Google Slide: … Continue reading Raising money for charity – 75′ lesson (C2 CEFR)

Cooking Class – Making Pancakes (Pre-A1 CEFR)

This lesson was specially planned for Easter! This Sunday is definitely going to be nicer and warmer with these pancakes! Children learn the names of the ingredients, the utensils, and the commands put, mix, fry, etc. Material: Google Slide: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1XV1xRp_eP24WCVtSFFOQqdg8p6BWqOOZvwbrUN57wcU/edit?usp=sharing  Song Video Pinkfong: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnS3nym_x-c  

Talking about symptoms and suggestions (A2 CEFR)

This lesson was planned for an Instagram Live lesson that took place on the 7th of April of 2020. First students are going to be presented with the vocabulary, then tested - in order to see if they are on the same page, then the freer practice relates to the students' families. Then I decided … Continue reading Talking about symptoms and suggestions (A2 CEFR)

The use of the Passive Structures in the News – A grammar lesson (90′)

To break the past lessons' standard, I have decided to post a grammar lesson on the use of the Passive Structures. I do not know exactly why, but the Passive Structures are near and dear to my heart.  Materials used: PPT File: The use of the Passive Voice in the News [Slide 1] 1. Introducing the … Continue reading The use of the Passive Structures in the News – A grammar lesson (90′)

Living in the Future (A Grammar Lesson)

After a loooong winter ... I'm back! (for GoT fans).  This lesson was based on a Holiday Course - CI SP - Grammar Workout "Future Aspects" lesson. I had the pleasure of teaching this to an amazing advanced group. Age of the group: Adults (18 on). Level: C1 (CEFR) - Advanced. Syllabus: Originally, this was … Continue reading Living in the Future (A Grammar Lesson)

Irreversible word pairs – oral peer correction

Yesterday I was able to teach this lesson to my adult advanced group (C1 CEFR) and the outcome was great. The objective of this lesson is to present Irreversible word pairs, and use them in a meaningful context. The topic of the lesson is linked to their business project that is currently in motion: Recommending … Continue reading Irreversible word pairs – oral peer correction

Grammar Lesson – Present Perfect

In today's lesson, I will work with 'Present Perfect', which is one of the grammar points students most have problems with. It will involve your personal and your students' experiences. I chose to work with B2-C1 levels since I will also work with present perfect continuous and passive with present perfect. If you want to … Continue reading Grammar Lesson – Present Perfect