Theme: New Year traditions and New Year resolutions. Reviewing the year, talking about past events, talking about intentions.
Lexical area: spare time activities, ways of celebrating
Cross curricular links: Personal and social education

In this lesson, students discuss how they celebrate New Year, and read about some typical celebrations in the UK, as well as looking at New Year’s resolutions and reflecting on what makes a year good or bad.

Topic: New year traditions and new year’s resolutions

• To practise speaking skills
• To practise reading skills
• To write resolutions and review future tenses.

Age group: 11-18

Level: B1 / B2

Time: 60 minutes

Materials: New Year’s Resolutions lesson plan and student worksheet

By: Clare Lavery

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Language level
Language Level: 
Intermediate: B1

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