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My ideal teacher

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This lesson encourages learners to appreciate teachers' qualities.

Katherine Bilsborough

In 1994 UNESCO declared 5 October as being World Teachers' Day. In this lesson primary learners do a series of simple and supported vocabulary and grammar activities which lead to them writing about their ideal teacher. At the end of the lesson they draw pictures of their ideal teacher and they make a classroom display of their texts and pictures.


  • To revise adjectives, verbs and nouns
  • To learn how to express ideas about an ideal teacher
  • To develop writing skills
  • To have an opportunity to be creative in a supported way
  • To contribute to a class display

Age group



CEFR level A2+


60 minutes


The lesson plan, worksheet and answers can be downloaded in PDF format below. In addition, you will need paper and colour pencils or crayons. 

Language level
Language Level: 
Primary level 2