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Life on other planets

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This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers at level A2/B1 and above explores the theme of space exploration. Students will learn more about the topic and have a chance to discuss ideas.


This lesson looks at recent developments in the search for habitable planets and opens up the topic of the possibility of life on other planets.


Space exploration to find habitable planets






60-90 mins


  • To help students understand a text about space exploration
  • To develop students' vocabulary on the topic of astronomy and space exploration
  • To develop students' communication and discussion skills


Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure.

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Worksheets: can be printed out for use in class.

  • worksheet - seven tasks

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By Sally Trowbridge

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Language level
Language Level: 
Pre-intermediate: A2