Where were you when you heard about..? There are some news stories which leave nobody in any difficulty when answering this question, so even allowing for sensitivity to certain subjects in a classroom situation, there are already dozens of things most people can talk about.
Level: B1+ (can be adapted)
Timing: up to 2 hours
- To develop fluency through a range of speaking activities
- To introduce related vocabulary
Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure.
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Worksheets: worksheets which can be printed out for use in class. The worksheet contains:
- Identifying meaning from context
- Deciding on the news
Download worksheets 57k pdf
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