This lesson plan for teachers of older teenagers and adults at level B1 explores the theme of education and school. Students will present their ideal school to students.


British kids are having problems at school. In this lesson, students read about a TV chef who wants to improve education in Britain. They invent their ideal school and then present their ideas to their classmates.


Education and school


Intermediate B1


60 minutes


  • To help students talk about education
  • To develop students’ reading skills
  • To expand students’ vocabulary
  • To develop students’ speaking and listening


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Intermediate: B1

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