This lesson plan for teachers of older teenagers and adults at Intermediate level and above explores the theme of parkour. Students will focus on informal language, then practise their speaking skills.


What do you and your students know about the non-competitive urban sport, parkour? In this lesson students read about this activity, focus on informal language, then ask and answer questions about other activities in pairs.




Intermediate B1


60 minutes


  • To help students talk about sports and parkour
  • To develop students’ reading skills
  • To expand students’ vocabulary
  • To develop students’ speaking and listening skills


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Student worksheet: download

By Sally Trowbridge

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In task two the title should be "What's your sport?" on worksheet two and three.

Kerstin Mutz

Very useful...thank you! any assessment activities to suggest? thank you!

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