This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers and adults at level B1 and above explores the theme of social media. Students will create an imaginary online 'wall' where they can interact with each other.

Introduction

How many friends have you got on Facebook? What’s the friend limit on Facebook? This lesson takes a look at trends in online social networking. It gives students chance to create an imaginary online 'wall' where they can interact with each other.

Topic

Social networking websites

Age

Teenage/adult

Level

B1/B2

Time

60-90 mins

Aims

  • To help students talk about Facebook and other social networking websites
  • To develop students’ reading skills
  • To develop students’ question formation skills
  • To develop students’ communication skills

Materials

Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure.

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Worksheets: can be printed out for use in class.

  • worksheet - seven tasks

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By Sally Trowbridge

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