Epilepsy awareness

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

Kate Cory-Wright


This lesson gives students the opportunity to learn about the brain and a brain disorder known as epilepsy. It can be freestanding or used in conjunction with November’s annual Epilepsy Awareness Month.  


  • To develop reading and speaking skills 
  • To watch a video and learn first aid 

Age and level

All secondary students with CEFR level B1 and above


50 - 60 minutes approximately


The lesson plan, student worksheets and infographic can be download below in PDF format.

Lesson plan184.8 KB
Infographic293.17 KB

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