C1 Jigsaw Reading ~90 mins Welcome in 2019! It’s the second week so you have probably done all the classic New Year’s Resolutions lessons. We want to kick off this year with an online advertising lesson plan. It’s a multicategory lesson as you can use it with professionals interested in advertising and marketing but it…

For two years, we’ve been creating and sharing free video-based lesson plans as part of our project called ESL Brains. We've published over 60 unique lesson plans during that time. Recently, we've also been celebrating 1 million all-time page views and there are around 20 thousand people visiting ESL Brains every month!

In this lesson plan, your students will learn how AI technology (aka artificial intelligence) is being used in our everyday lives. While doing so, there will be plenty of chances to confront the stereotype and have an interesting future-oriented discussion. On top of that, this worksheet includes a word formation task focused on using suffixes.

Apart from being a teacher of English, I’m also a student of other languages. It means that I can experience the teaching as well as learning process first-hand. I observe myself, students and other teachers, and try to draw conclusions. One of them concerns revising vocabulary and grammar. Some time ago I noticed that as a…

TED4ESL is one year old!

January 3, 2018 0

We are celebrating one year anniversary of our website. To show you what has been happening during that time, we’d like to share with you some amazing data about TED4ESL.com. First of all, we need to say “thank you” for all the positive feedback we’ve received so far. It’s great to hear that teachers around the…

This time we give you a worksheet about self-improvement and coaching based on a speech by Svend Brinkmann called "Resisiting the Self-Improvement Craze". The lesson is heavily focused on speaking and teaches fixed phrases connected with personal development

Unconventional career advice

November 28, 2017 1

LEVEL C1 FOCUS Grammar: Giving advice TIME  approx. 60 min (incl. 6 min video) This Business English lesson plan focuses on career advice. It has been designed for career counselors, but it worked great both with HR people and adult professionals (if you want to do this with young adults without working experience, you must…