This song-based activity STEP-BY-STEP LESSON PLAN for ENGLISH language TEACHING features the lyrics and music video for “THE GREATEST” by JAMES BLUNT. Students BRAINSTORM words based on a picture, WRITE a paragraph in pairs, DO vocabulary matching exercise, TALK about words and topics from the song, DO a CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH: FIRST & FIRST FOR SCHOOLS (FCE) use of English part 3 exercise, LISTEN to the song and WATCH the music video.
OBS: This lesson plan was made to be used for ONLINE TEACHING WITH ZOOM features like ZOOM WHITEBOARD, ZOOM SCREEN SHARE and ANNOTATION, but it can be modified for face-to-face instruction, as well.
Language level: B1+B2 Learner type: All ages Skills: speaking, reading, listening and writing Topic: Social distancing and hope Language: Vocabulary related to social distancing, expressing opinions Materials: Youtube video, worksheet and google slides Duration: 1 hour - 1h 30 min Downloadable materials: instructions; slides (picture + vocab ex.); use of English p3 worksheet.pdf