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What not to say to someone who stammers

This lesson was devised to mark International Stammering/Stuttering Awareness Day on 22 October. However, as this is not specifically mentioned, it could be used at any time of year.

Women in science

This lesson helps raise awareness of some of the reasons why women are relatively poorly represented in science.

Much Ado about Nothing

This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers and adults at level B2/C1 explores the theme of phrasal Shakespeare. Students will develop their knowledge of Shakespeare and re-enact a scene.

Saint Patrick's Day

This lesson plan for teachers of teenagers and adults at upper intermediate level explores the theme of St. Patrick's Day. Students will build their knowledge of this day and develop reading and speaking skills.

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