Happy Valentine’s Day
Lesson – Valentine’s Day
An interactive lesson on how commercialised Valentine’s Day has become. Students give their opinion and practise the Second Conditional as they ask and answer questions on the topic. Students also watch a short YouTube clip of an advertisement, re-ordering the pictures to tell the story before working in pairs to re-tell the story.
Teachers’ Notes – Valentine’s Day
Check out more of our ‘LOVE’ themed lessons below..
B2 Lesson – What is Love?
Lesson – Love is..
In this lesson, students watch a YouTube clip and listen to children describing ‘love’ as they take notes to compare with their partners, before discussing the concept of a ‘street challenge’ where passers-by press a mysterious button in the street. The language focus is practicing usage of verbs + infinitives as groups design their own ‘street challenge’ and present to the class.
B2 Lesson – Dans le Noir
Lesson – Dans le Noir
In this lesson students will discuss dating and look at some unique first date venues. Students will watch a scene from the film ‘About Time’ where a couple meet in the Dans le Noir restaurant. The aim of this lesson is to build vocabulary for describing appearance and feelings and to practise asking and answering typical questions used when you meet someone for the first time.
Do you have any Valentine’s Day themed tasks or activities that you would like to share with us? Do you design cards, write poems or love songs, bring them chocolates, do speed-dating? Do you have a particular lesson you pull out every year that works for you? Let us know in the comments section below..