Talking Points Lesson Plans

Do You Believe in GHOSTS? — a Talking Points lesson for English reading and speaking

This is an English lesson plan for reading, speaking, vocabulary and writing. It is about the topic of ghosts — a very engaging subject for any English/ESL class. You can download the entire lesson in an easy-to-use PDF document right here. Hope you like it!   Introduction   Do you believe in ghosts? Are ghosts …

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Student Cheating!

Cheating in exams and tests is a serious problem for schools and colleges. And as technology becomes more and more advanced the teachers find they have to be one step ahead each time. Students come up with the most incredible ways to help them pass the test. In the following lesson, we meet Jay – …

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A Utopian Society?

This is a lesson plan for English and ESL classes based on the idea of utopian societies and people going off-grid. It features an article about a German scientist, Gustav Obermann, who has started his own colony for people choosing to opt out of modern life. This is followed by; a list of reading comprehension …

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Professional Begging

Introduction Begging has been around for thousands of years. Wherever there are a large number of people living together – usually in a big town or a city – we will probably find beggars. People that are down on their luck and in need. With no regular income to support them, they have no choice …

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Social Media and Teenagers — a Talking Points lesson plan for English reading and speaking

Social Media has been with us for many years now. It is a part of our life. But now we find that social media is the cause of problems – particularly among younger people. Teenagers and people in their twenties seem to be fixated on social media. There are questions raised of it causing issues …

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