In the lesson, learners watch the beginning of a short video entitled General Election Explained, which can be used to spark debate and provide background knowledge. They will consider why it is important to vote and take part in a role play in which political candidates try to persuade people to use their vote.
- To give learners an insight into how UK general elections work
- To develop learners' knowledge of political lexis and give them the opportunity to use it
- To develop learners' awareness of the use of the first conditional and to allow them to practise this in a semi-structured speaking activity.
Teenagers and adults
CEFR level B1