The intangible benefits of travelling

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Read at home,
talk in class

ARTICLE: https://eslbrains.com/crc060

LESSON OVERVIEW

In this lesson students talk about the article they read at home, learn some vocabulary and talk about different ways of travelling and their benefits. 

C1 / Advanced
C2 / Proficiency
30 min
45 min
Critical Reading ClubUnlimited Plan

This is a Critical Reading Club worksheet. With this format, students need to read an online article at home and do the exercises in the classroom. Learn more about how to use such worksheets and their benefits in our post.

ACTIVITIES

In the warm-up task, students look at a list of words and need to choose those that they associate most with travelling. Then, students read seven sentences with some bolded words (e.g. fatigue, tranquillity, sublime, intangible). They decide which words are in the correct sentences and replace the incorrect words with those from other sentences. Students also choose three of the statements and comment on them. They need to consider trends, people they know and their experience. Next, students discuss some questions about the article they read at home and about the benefits of travelling. Finally, they look at different ways of travelling (e.g. voluntourism, ecotourism, dark tourism) and explain what they might be about. They also say what the unique benefit of each way might be and share any experiences they have with these types of travelling.  

ARTICLE

https://eslbrains.com/crc060

WORKSHEETS

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  1. Veronika N

    Hi there!
    Thank you for yet another amazing lesson.
    I was wondering if you perhaps meant “indulgent” in sentence d, task 2?

    1. Ewa

      Hi Veronika! The word is ‘indulge’ and it needs to be moved from d) to f): ‘Travelling only makes sense if you indulge in your favourite activities…’

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