Find a range of lesson plans to use with teenage learners at intermediate level. All of our lessons are designed around themes that are engaging and relevant to secondary learners and can be used to complement your school curriculum, giving students an opportunity to develop their English language and skills in motivating and enjoyable ways. Written by young learner experts from around the world, our lesson plans are easy to use and aim to give your students the skills and confidence they need to enjoy learning English.

26 Nov 2019

This lesson plan for teenagers and adults at CEFR level B1 and above looks at the theme of vegetarianism and helps students develop...

07 Nov 2019

This lesson plan for secondary students at CEFR B1 and above is designed to raise awareness of epilepsy.

02 Sep 2019

This lesson was devised to mark Mindfulness Day, held on September 12th. However, it could be used at any time of year as this is not...

15 Jul 2019

This lesson for older teenagers and adults at CEF level B1 and above looks at strategies for identifying fake news and fake websites.

04 Jun 2019

This lesson has been written to celebrate Nature Photography Day on 15 June, but can be used at any time of the year.

30 Apr 2019

Celebrate the world of jokes with this integrated skills lesson plan for teenagers and adults at CEF level B1 and above.

11 Mar 2019

The World Wide Web was 'born' in March 1989 and is celebrating its 30th birthday.

02 Jul 2018

The aim of the lesson is to learn who makes our chocolate and, importantly, who receives our money each time we buy a bar of chocolate....

11 Jun 2018

Our World Cup 2018 lesson plan for teenagers and adults at B1 level and above includes a quiz and a reading activity.

20 Mar 2018

This lesson uses a very simple poem to convey the feelings of the Caribbean immigrants who arrived in Britain in the 1940s and 50s.

02 Nov 2017

The lesson can be used for Anti-Bullying Week or as a stand-alone lesson.

07 Sep 2017

A reading, speaking and writing lesson to develop digital literacy and raise awareness of the importance of equal opportunities.

04 Dec 2016

This lesson plan for teenagers of all ages and adults uses a short, two-minute video to look at the concept of giving and receiving...

13 Jul 2016

This lesson helps to encourage awareness of slavery, historical and modern day. 

14 Jun 2016

Since 2001, the United Nations has designated 20 June as World Refugee Day, dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees...

29 Feb 2016

This lesson, devised for International Women’s Day, will help to raise awareness of some not very famous, but nonetheless important,...

02 Jan 2016

This activity for teenagers and adults at CEF level B1 and above asks students to imagine that they are a famous international or...

02 Dec 2015

Every year as Christmas approaches, thousands of charities launch appeals, asking for donations.

01 Nov 2015

This lesson plan for older teenagers and adults at CEF level B1 and above looks at the symbolism and meaning of flags.

07 Jul 2015

Mandela Day is celebrated every year on 18 July. This integrated skills lesson plan for upper-secondary students looks at Nelson Mandela...

20 May 2015

This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers at level B1 explores the theme of festivals. Students will read about different festivals and...

Tiny Cinderella somewhere via ELTPics
16 May 2014

Tiny Cinderella Somewhere is a set of teaching resources designed to encourage students to use their higher level critical thinking...

Remote house west Scotland via ELTPics
16 May 2014

A Remote House in the West of Scotland is a set of teaching resources designed to encourage students to use their higher level critical...

Tattoo - Possibilities via ELT Pics
15 May 2014

Tattoo Possibilities is a set of teaching resources designed to encourage students to use their higher level critical thinking skills....

Out of time via ELTPics
15 May 2014

Out of Time is set of teaching resources designed to encourage students to use their higher critical thinking skills. The focus of this...

10 May 2014

After Lunch is a set of teaching resources designed to encourage students to use their higher level critical thinking skills. The focus...

20 Nov 2013

This lesson plan for teachers of adults and teenage students at level B1/ B2 raises awareness of the Movember charity. Students will...

30 Sep 2013

This lesson plan for teachers of teenage students at level B1 focuses on food related topics. Students will develop their reading and...

23 Jul 2013

This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers and adults at level B1 is about carnivores and herbivores. Students will watch a BBC Earth...

Escape #3 | image supplied by ELTPics
09 Jul 2013

Escape #3 is a complete set of teaching resources designed around an interesting and unusual photograph with activities to activate your...

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