A mix of Historic Events, Business Matters, Health Matters, Mini-Debate and occasional Holiday & Events of teacher’s or student’s choice. The stable lessons are listed below.
Historic Events lessons are based on life-changing events and news stories that have captivated the world. Each lesson includes a two-page reading on the history and significance of the event as well as comprehension questions, vocabulary development tasks, and discussion questions. Business Matters lesson plan provides high-level readings and discussion topics for Business English students. The topics are about real-life issues and cases in the modern business world. The lessons include comprehension questions, pair jigsaw readings, vocabulary development tasks, and group assignments. Health Matters lessons are based on modern topics about healthy living and are centred around magazine-style lists. After reading and discussing the passage, students are invited to create their own related lists. Lessons include quotes for discussion and role-play activities. Mini-Debates contain readings based on hot topics from the news. Lessons include warm-up questions, a reading, vocabulary development tasks, and two statements for debate. Mini-debates are useful for exam prep classes where students must learn to speak or write opinions on both sides of an issue.
Lesson 1-Historic Events: The Titanic
Lesson 2-Historic Events: Brexit, Fukushima Disaster
Lesson 3-Business Matters: Artificial Intelligence
Lesson 4-Business Matters: Credit Cards, Loans, and Debt
Lesson 5-Health Matters: E-Cigarettes
Lesson 6-Health Matters: Organic Food
Lesson 7-Mini-Debates: Advertising to Children
Lesson 8-Mini-Debates: Cheating
Lesson 9-Holiday & Events: Father's Day
Lesson 10-Holiday & Events: Holocaust Remembrance Day