TeachingEnglish
Entrepreneurs are Great

Aims:Entrepeneurs are Great lesson plan

  • To identify what it means to be an entrepreneur and discuss the importance of entrepreneurship to individuals and society
  • To identify the meaning of and use vocabulary in the context of entrepreneurship 
  • To identify the meaning of and use idioms in the context of entrepreneurship
  • To write a narrative about an entrepreneur’s life and achievements


Plan components

Lesson plan: download

Worksheets: download worksheet 01/ download worksheet 02

By Caroline Wilkinson

The plans and worksheets are downloadable and in pdf format - right click on the attachment and save it on your computer.

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This lesson is about entrepreneurship and its place in society. It develops speaking and writing skills and the use of context-specific vocabulary and idiomatic language. The students’ own experiences and opinions form the basis of all discussions and written work.

Level: Intermediate+

Age group: Older teens/adults

Timing: 90 minutes +