TESOL/Lesson Plan

This is a universal lesson plan for TESOL. At each stage of a lesson there are different techniques that a teacher can use that will most likely work given the number of students, their abilities, their level of motivation, and so on.

Present edit

  • listen and repeat
  • substitution drill
  • look at a question speculate on the corresponding answer, or vice versa
  • change a sentence to be true for one's own case

Practice edit

  • fill in the gaps
  • change underlined parts of a text
  • match sentence halves
  • match questions with answers
  • match sentences of equal meaning
  • read, cover, and recall (e.g. a story)

Produce edit