Age group: Older teens/adults
Timing: 90 minutes (plus homework)
- To develop students’ ability to understand detail.
- To encourage students to appreciate characterisation in a piece of creative writing.
- For students to reveal character in their own pieces of writing.
Suggested timetable fit:
- To fit with the timing of a local festival (especially Christmas for a multilingual group studying in a native speaker environment).
- To fit with a lesson on describing character.
Lesson plan: download lesson plan 01 / download worksheet 02 (teacher's notes)
Worksheets: download worksheet 01 / download worksheet 02
By Richard Lunt
The plans and worksheets are downloadable and in pdf format - right click on the attachment and save it on your computer.
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