Otagowano: classroom

Using songs and music in the classroom

Levels: Upper Intermediate Aimed at: Young learners/young adults/adults Aims: To enhance students´ knowledge in the lexical field of adjectives of quality/To practise listening skills/To encourage pair work and autonomous learning Time: +/- 60 minutes...

Last Christmas – old favourite with a twist

Levels: Intermediate/Upper-intermediate Aimed at: Young learners/young adults/adults Aims: To practise listening skills in a memorable way /To expand vocabulary range/To review Past Simple verb forms/To encourage speaking in the context of Christmas Time: +/-...

English or Englishes?

Some time ago, I was sitting comfortably in an armchair listening to my favourite radio station BBC4 when, suddenly, I heard an utterance which gave me so much food for thought. I heard a...

Lesson Plan: Tempted

Lesson based on a song ´Tempted´ by Squeeze Level(s): (B1) Intermediate / (B2) Lower Upper-Intermediate Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults catering for different learning styles (reflected in students´ comments in appendix 3) Aims: Listening for...