TeachingEnglish
Parts of the body

In this lesson, students will review or be introduced to vocabulary for parts of the body. They will either sing a song about parts of the body and extend their language through inventing a monster, or they can focus on internal parts of the body through a quiz, and practise describing people’s faces in detail. Finally, they can complete a project on how to have a healthy lifestyle.

Topic: Parts of the human body
 
Aims: To practise (depending on stages chosen):
  • vocabulary: words for external and internal parts of the body, describing people
  • structure: ‘can’ for actions, ‘should’ and ‘shouldn’t’
  • curricular work: healthy lifestyle
  • skills: integrated skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing)
Age group: Primary
 
Level: A1/A2
 
Time: 90 minutes approximately (depending on stages chosen)
 
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Lesson by Rachael Ro
 
This lesson plan replaces the resource 'The human body'. You can still access the previous resource by downloading the document in the attachments below.
 
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