This lesson plan for teachers of teenage and adult students at Pre-Intermediate level and above is based on the theme of politics. Students will develop reading and speaking skills and revise language of politics.

Introduction

This lesson gives students the opportunity to find out about the political system in the UK and to discuss the attitude of many young people towards politics

Topic

Politics

Level

Pre-Intermediate and above

Timing

60-90 mins

Aims

  • To develop reading and speaking skills
  • To revise language of politics

Materials 

Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure including worksheet tasks and answers to tasks.

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Worksheets:  exercises which can be printed out for use in class. The worksheet contains:

  • Six tasks based around politics in the UK

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Jo Budden, Teacher, Materials writer, British Council, Spain

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I think there is something great to be said for schools wanting to teach the truth about politics and discovering the thoughts of students about politics. It is really important that our children know how politics work. 

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