Theme: School discipline, bad behaviour, punishments
Lexical area: Punishments, legal vocabulary
Cross curricular links: Personal and social education, law

In this lesson, students will consider school discipline, they will learn vocabulary to talk about bad behaviour and punishments, read a text about a case study of a UK teenager and her attitude to school rules, write some school rules for teachers to follow and take part in a discussion about school discipline in general.

• To learn and practise vocabulary related to discipline and punishments
• To practise speaking skills
• To practise reading skills
• To participate in a discussion on school discipline

Age group:
11- 17

Level: B1 / B2

Time: 60 –90 minutes


Materials: School discipline student worksheet

Clare Lavery


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