Lots of our students like reading and talking about celebrity gossip (although not everyone admits it!). In this lesson students take part in a role playing game in which a celebrity couple are interviewed by a journalist. Then they work in groups to write a report for a gossip magazine.

Introduction

This lesson plan for teachers of teenage and adult students at level B1 is about celebrity gossip. Students will take part in a role play and write a report.

Topic 

Gossip!

Level 

Lower Intermediate B1

Time

60 minutes

Aims:

  • To give students practice in asking and answering questions
  • To give students speaking practice in a fun way
  • To develop students’ speaking and writing skills

Materials

Lesson plan: download

Worksheets: download


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Comments

It's fantastic the way you get the student to talk to each other . The issue couldn't be more suitable

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