Theme: Tattoos
Lexical area: Tattoo designs and body parts

In this lesson students will talk about their attitudes towards tattoos, read a text about the growing popularity of tattooing in the UK, design a tattoo for somebody and take part in a role play about a tattoo dilemma.

• To practise speaking skills
• To practise reading skills
• To come up with a design for a tattoo
• To take part in a role play

Age group: 12- adult

Level: B1 / B2

Time: 60 –90 minutes

Materials: Tattoos student worksheet


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Submitted by English_Rome on Wed, 03/29/2017 - 11:50


Many thanks for this lesson plan, but the main text is full of grammatical errors and, often, unnecessarily complex or verbose language. I had to rewrite it before use.

Submitted by Cath McLellan on Thu, 03/30/2017 - 14:05

In reply to by English_Rome


Thanks for your feedback and comment. We will take another look at this text to correct any grammatical errors. The lesson and tasks are aimed at B1/B2 level, although this is an authentic text, so the text itself may be more difficult. Thanks Cath TE Team

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