Featured Lessons - Ozone Day 2003!
new featured lessons focus on the environment. Use these to get your students
involved in saving the planet as part of Ozone Day - 16 September 2003!
the featured lessons page here.
English Lesson for Ozone Day!
The following SelfAccess lesson
is available for free as part of Ozone Day. Tell your students about it, they
can access it from the Internet at any time.
on Global Warming - Factbox
Topic: The environment, international
responsibility, global warming.
Skills: Selecting headings for paragraphs,
listening for meaning and specific information, scanning for specific information,
organising ideas for an argumentative Task 2 essay.
here to go to the free lesson
Here are this week's
Upper-Intermediate Instant Workbook - Mirrors
Exercise and the gym.
Skills: Vocabulary about sports
and grammar - prepositions. There are 2 exercises to do.
Instant Lesson -Animal Phones
The sweet song of a bird, the roar of a
lion or the grunt of a hippo could soon replace the beeping of Britain's mobile
phones. (New services for mobile phones, matching pictures and words, split reading,
tell someone about an article, matching information, reading for detail, discussion,
what am I? game, understanding and drawing a cartoon, the present continuous tense,
crossword - animals.)
Upper-Intermediate Instant Lesson - Mirrors
Wall-to-wall mirrors in gyms and dance studios might stop
women getting the exercise they need because women who work out in front of a
mirror get discouraged and feel tired, Canadian researchers said. (Exercise and
body image, Find Someone Who game, categorizing words, writing questions, crossword,
completing sentences, true, false or not given, role play, discussion, group design
project, superlative adjectives.)
Anna Grammar - Prepositions:
"to me" or "for me" for opinion?
When do we use the
prepositional phrases "to me" and "for me" for statements
of opinion? Is there any difference between the two?
- Idioms - True and False - Pigs and Hogs
This warmer about idioms encourages
discussion and should also be a lot of fun!
here to access this week's new resources.
of the week:
"The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working
the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the
office." Robert Frost.