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King John's promises

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This lesson is about the Magna Carta and the promises that King John broke after he sealed it.

The lesson provides students with information about the sealing of the Magna Carta and lists ten promises that King John broke. It allows students to identify and use ‘will’ for promises.

Topic: The Magna Carta
Level: A2/B1
Time: 60 - 90 minutes


  • To develop students’ ability to read for information.
  • To give practice of ‘will’ for promises.
  • To develop students’ legal vocabulary.

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