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Over 80 READY LESSONS - for interested, busy, tired, new ... all teachers (and learners) to use:

Would you like to get your learners engaged in topics relating to global justice?

Scroll down to select a topic that interests you/your learners and select the ppt lesson (often with teacher notes - this can be edited / adapted to suit your learners) or the pdf version. You can also use the SEARCH feature (top right) to look for a lesson on a particular topic. We create and upload new lessons here regularly. They are divided into levels, accessed by clicking the links below: Pre-Intermediate (CEFR A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper Intermediate (B2) and Advanced (C1).

More teaching ideas at the bottom of the page eg. global justice contexts for grammar presentation and practice, Radical Phonology, quick skills lessons, dictations, staged reading lessons, 1-1s etc. and

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PLASTIC- Elementary - 2-3 hrs (from November/December Issue 516) - questions, vocabulary, reading, present simple statements,& writing


WORLD PEACE- Upper Intermediate - 2-3 hrs (from September/October Issue 515) - speaking, reading, grammar,& vocabulary

Media:World peace.pptx

Media:World peace.pdf


COAL IN POLAND-Intermediate - 2-3 hrs (from June Issue 513) - speaking, reading, & vocabulary

Media:Coal in Poland.pptx

Media:Coal in Poland.pdf

DO WE WANT PUBLIC OR PRIVATE OWNERSHIP?- Upper Intermediate - 2.5-3 hrs (from May Issue 512) - speaking, reading, vocabulary & writing

Media:Do we want public or private ownership.pptx

Media:Do we want public or private ownership.pdf

SYRIA NOW - 3 CITIES- Intermediate - 1.5 to 2 hrs (from April Issue 511) - speaking, reading, vocabulary and writing

Media:Syria now - 3 cities.pptx

Media:Syria now - 3 cities.pdf


MARIELLE FRANCO- Upper Intermediate - 2 to 2.5 hrs (from March Issue 510) - speaking, reading, vocabulary, grammar (questions & conditionals) and writing

Media:Marielle Franco.pptx

Media:Marielle Franco.pdf

MOBILE PHONES- Intermediate - 1 to 2 hrs (from March Issue 510) - speaking, reading, vocabulary and writing

Media:Mobile phones.pptx

Media:Mobile phones.pdf


NEWS AROUND THE WORLD- Upper Intermediate - 2-3 hrs (from January / February Issue 509) - speaking, reading, vocabulary, writing and grammar (practice of conditionals and passive)

Media:News around the world.pptx

Media:News around the world.pdf



lessons about refugees, smoking and power, languages etc

lessons about food, money, feminism, climate change, gold, Cuba etc.

lessons about democracy, drugs, the organ trade, charities etc.

lessons about fracking, debt, countries, land grabs, world progress etc.

Have you used some of these lessons? What works / what doesn't? - please let us know at: [email protected] And follow us on Twitter: @EasierNewInt for new lessons and articles.

Or simply use any of the other texts (look up by clicking on each issue or selecting topics that interest you from "categories" in similar ways. These texts are ideal for use with learners of intermediate level or above - they can select their own text and then report back, or in one-to-one lessons (including Skype lessons) - also see:

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