Category Archives: Directions

Essay Topic – Refugees in Japan


Summary:

Students learn about the status and treatment of refugees in Japan. Then they write their opinion in an English essay. In Lesson 4 of the Mainstream English 2 textbook (2nd edition) students learn about Sugihara Chiune and how he helped refugees in WW2. This essay topic builds on that theme. There are two double sided worksheets which can be done in two 25 minute classes or one 50 minute class (or they make take longer). Suits intermediate or higher level classes.

Level: Intermediate

Time required: 50 minutes.
Skills: Listening Reading Writing

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Classroom English card


Summary:

A card to help first year students

Level: Any

Time required: minutes.

Pac-Man Directions


Summary:

This lesson takes the famous arcade Pac-Man and uses it to help students practice English directions. By the end of the lesson, students will be able to direct their partner through a maze.

Level: Beginner

Time required: 50 minutes.
Skills: Listening Speaking

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EIKEN practice


Summary:

Practice sessions to prepare students for the EIKEN STEP test interview stage. Tips and advice for ALTs, and info sheets to give to students.

Level: Intermediate

Time required: 60 minutes.
Skills: Speaking

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Classroom Town


Summary:

Turn your classroom into a town and help your students find their way!

Level: Beginner

Time required: 15 minutes.
Skills: Listening Speaking