An idea for how to build a fast-paced and entertaining lesson out of a set of role-play scenarios. Suitable for any level, and includes a downloadable example aimed at A2 students.
In the first of a series of self-feedback posts, I set out the Englishin3d ‘recipe’: the procedure I follow when creating lessons on this site.
The best educational theories and the most careful logic don’t always lead to the most successful lesson plan. Why? Students are human!
An opinion: lesson plans should be too long to fit the time available. If it’s just long enough, it’s too short.
How (not) to write helpful instructions in the teacher notes for a lesson.