Teach your students some new vocabulary connected with skills they need to get a job, and engage them in a comprehensive discussion about the labour market today.

The future of spaceflight

February 13, 2018 3

This lesson is based on the recent news, i.e. SpaceX launching a heavy-class reusable rocket, and it focuses on talking about the future (not only about space exploration).

LEVEL C1 FOCUS Debate / Vocabulary extension TIME  60 min (incl. 5 min video) Here is another English lesson plan brought to you thanks to TED Talks and this time their TED Ed programme (explore it as it is perfect authentic material for ESL teachers). This time the lesson focuses on debating skills and vocabulary for…

LEVEL C1 FOCUS Conversation / Listening Comprehension TIME  60 min (incl. 9 min video) This lesson touches on a topic which is not usually recommended for teaching English, namely war and politics. Nevertheless, it is a global issue worth talking about and most students are eager to discuss it. Bear in mind that some Ss may have…

The lesson plan is based on the TEDTalk by Amit Sood titled "Building a museum of museums on the web" concerning Google's Art Project. The lesson itself is about art, museums and students' interests in these areas.

This Business English lesson will allow your students to learn and practice 8 idioms on motivation used in business. They will also have plenty of chances to talk about how companies motivate and demotivate employees and watch a video that tells how to tackle it

The lesson based on a short TED talk deals with such issues as privacy online and effects of sharing personal information in social media. It includes a few vocabulary activities, discussion points and most importantly listening comprehension tasks for students at B1+ level.

The lesson plan is based on the TED Talk by Tim Brown titled "Designers - think big!". The goal of the lesson is to talk about design and design thinking and how it can affect our lives. This lesson was created for Design students at the University of Arts so it resonated with their interests;…

This lesson focuses on pursuing career and passions. It's based on TED by Larry Smith titled "Why you will fail to have a great career". In the course of the lesson, students will learn collocations with the word career, discuss how to have a succesful work life and watch an amusing speech.

The mathematics of love

March 24, 2017 0

Spring is in the air and love is in the air! Can we measure love? Is there any recipe for a happy and long-lasting relationship? Curious? Watch the TED Talk and engage your students in a light discussion on the topic!

The lesson plan is based on the TED Talk by Meaghan Ramsey "Why thinking you're ugly is bad for you" and concerns a very significant issue of self-esteem and how it affects the young generation.

This lesson plan is based on the TED Talk entitled "How to speak up for yourself" by Adam Galinsky. The speaker gives us a hint how to speak up even if it is really difficult.