Theme: Cooking and food trends in the UK
Lexical area: Food and kitchen utensils
Cross curricular links: Media studies, home economics 

This lesson focuses on cooking and the rising popularity of TV chefs. Students will firstly learn and review vocabulary related to cooking and kitchen utensils. They will do a mini-survey to find out their classmates’ cooking habits, read about cooking trends in the UK, read and complete a recipe, and then finally write their own recipe.


• To review vocabulary related to food and cooking
• To practise speaking skills
• To practise reading skills
• To practise writing skills

Age group: 12- adult

Level: B1 / B2

Time: 60 – 90 minutes

Materials: Cooking and TV chefs student worksheet

By: Sally Trowbridge & Jo Budden


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I am sure, this lesson is very useful and convenient for students. With this type of lesson students can increase their vocabulary about food, cooking and learn more about the famous chefs. With the help of different kind of tasks and discussions in groups, they improve their skills to speak and express their thoughts. Thank you so much

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