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This lesson plan for teachers of your learners at level A2 and above explores the theme of the Atlantic Ocean. Students will practise all four skills


This lesson is based on a running dictation using a text about the Atlantic Ocean. Learners practise all four skills in this activity and the text can be graded for difficulty according to your learners' language level and subject knowledge. 


Geography / The Atlantic Ocean


A2 and above


45+ mins


  • Content – basic information about the Atlantic Ocean
  • Language - grammar reconstruction, lexis – geography terminology, skills – speaking, reading, listening, writing


Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure, including a dictation text

By Chris Baldwin

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