Fun English

My Ideal Holiday: Expressions C1
This is an updated version of the Holiday Expressions lesson plan. Now the expressions are contextualised in three short texts. Download the handouts below:
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:12:10 +0000

Reading, Video & Debate: Compulsory Vaccination
This is another guest post by Soleil García Brito. It is a reading, listening and speaking lesson plan for B2+ students based around the topic of compulsory vaccination. Download the materials below: The Vaccine debate ? Teacher?s notes The Vaccine debate ? Student Handout The Vaccine debate ? Teacher?s notes Warmer Short answers What is […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:12:29 +0000

Guest Post: Survival Skills ? Reading & Video
This is a reading and listening lesson for B2+ students based around the topic of survival skills and myths created by Soleil García Brito. Download the student handout below: Survival Skills – Student Handout – Word Survival Skills – Student Handout – PDF Survival Skills! Reading – Prediction Look at these statements about survival. Are […]
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Jul 2020 14:38:49 +0000

2Ts in a Pod Video: Friendship Expressions
We’ve recently launched a Youtube channel for our podcast 2Ts in a Pod. There’s not much up there yet but more content is in the pipeline. Check out this video we’ve made looking at 5 expressions related to the topic of friendship. Why not show it to your students or set it as homework? If […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:31:47 +0000

2Ts in a Pod: Book Club ? The Landlady by Roald Dahl
The latest episode of our podcast for English teachers and B2+ students is now live! It’s part of a new series of book club episodes in which we discuss a short story. This episode we discuss The Landlady by Roald Dahl. We recommend that you read the story before you listen. https://soundcloud.com/2tspod/2ts-episode-37-book-club-the-landlady-by-roald-dahl
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:54:37 +0000

A Therapy Session ? Wish/If Only
This is a grammar lesson for B2 students. Students will be introduced to the language for expressing wishes through a short dialogue from a therapy session. The subject of therapy and mental health may be a sensitive subject with some students so gauge your group carefully. Download all the materials below: A Therapy Session – […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 Feb 2020 17:31:46 +0000

First Certificate (FCE) Grammar/Language Checklist
This is a lesson plan designed for students on preparation courses for the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam. In particular I think it would be good for students who are close to taking the exam. It works as a diagnostic test of a range of the grammar points that are tested, particularly in part 4 […]
Publ.Date : Fri, 14 Feb 2020 18:13:24 +0000

Gossip Girls: Phrasal Verbs
This is a fun lexis lesson for B1+ teens and adults based around the topic of gossip. Students read a dialogue of two people gossiping full of phrasal verbs. Then they try to guess the meaning of the expressions from the context, practice them in gap-fill exercises then write and perform their own soap opera/gossip […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Feb 2020 23:11:17 +0000

Freeed: The Online Teaching Community
I’ve recently made an account and started connecting with other teachers on freeed.com a great new platform and online community for teachers. It’s completely free to create an account and it’s full of useful lesson plans and other resources created and shared by teachers all over the world. The types of content range from ready-to-use […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Feb 2020 22:53:50 +0000

2Ts in a Pod: Cambridge First (FCE) Mini-Series
I haven’t even had time to keep up with the posts about each episode of our podcast. Terribly neglectful of me. Towards the end of last year we did a little mini series on the Cambridge B2 First or whatever it’s called these days (Cambridge keep changing the name). We looked at most parts of […]
Publ.Date : Tue, 11 Feb 2020 23:22:57 +0000