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Show Racism the Red Card

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This lesson explores the topic of racism in sport.

There are a number of discussion tasks, some brief activities to help students develop their vocabulary, and a reading about progress in Europe with dealing with discrimination in sport. There are some suggested weblinks if students are interested in finding out more.

Topic: Football in the UK and campaigns against racism in sport

• To learn vocabulary related to sports
• To practise reading skills
• To practise speaking skills in a discussion
• To review question forms

Cross curricular links: Personal and Social Education, Citizenship

Age group: 12 - adult

Level: B2

Time: 60 minutes

Materials: Show Racism the Red Card student worksheet.


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Language level
Language Level: 
Upper intermediate: B2