Other members of the group note how many expressions their classmates use in their presentations and give them constructive feedback.
This is a lesson plan designed for higher levels (B2 ) to help students develop their presentation skills.Discourse Analysis: Guardian 5-minute Debates In this section of the lesson students will watch a video from the Guardian 5-minute debate series in order to analyse the ways in which the speakers structure their arguments and the language they use. Students then choose presentation topics for each other.The topic of the debate is: In the debate the two speakers (Michael Rosen and Lindsay Johns) are specifically talking about London street slang. Give them 2-3 minutes to prepare their presentations. Each member gives their presentation, teacher monitors and takes notes for feedback.Students then choose presentation topics for each other.
Give them 2-3 minutes to prepare their presentations. Each member gives their presentation, teacher monitors and takes notes for feedback.
Download the phrase sheet and topic cards below: Micro Presentations Preparation Prepare a 2-minute example presentation on a topic close to your heart using as much of the language from the handout as you can.