Complete lesson, C1 level. Speaking about the effects of foods on the body. Vocabulary to describe symptoms and causes of illnesses. Listening for overall meaning and for detail. Reading and understanding a long text about historical food-related diseases.
Complete lesson, C1 level. Vocabulary for naming and describing colours. Colour idioms. Listening for gist and for detail. Using conditionals to talk about real situations in the past. Vocabulary relating to a feud between two artists. Discussing differences of languages and culture.
Extended C1-C2 lesson focusing on categorising questions. Discussing types of question and how and when they should be used. Role-playing using questions in different ways in various contexts. Listening to interactions and analysing the type of questions used.
Complete lesson, C1-C2 level. Discussing topics relating to decision-making in life and in business. Listening for gist and analysing the speaker’s choice of language. Scanning a text and reading for detail. Vocabulary relating to personalities and behaviour. Speaking interactively at a brainstorming meeting. Note: some parts of this lesson will work best with a group of 5+ students.
An extended lesson at C1-C2 level, based on a documentary film about an environmental project. Includes practice of analysing features of spoken language, sentence formation and text reconstruction. Tasks include writing an opposing argument and sharing personal anecdotes.