April Fool

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TeachingEnglish April Fool Submitted by TE Editor on 28 March, 2007 - 12:00 This lesson gives students the opportunity to find out about what happens on April Fool’s Day, April 1st, in the UK. It’s the one day of the year when it’s acceptable to play jokes on your friends and colleagues. Many countries have their own equivalent of April Fool’s Day. Topic: April Fool's Day Age: Teenage/adult Level: Intermediate+ Timing: 60-90 mins Aims: To develop reading and speaking skills. To introduce students to April Fool’s Day in the UK. Plan components Lesson plan: guide for teacher on procedure. Download lesson plan 115k pdf Worksheets: exercises which can be printed out for use in class. The worksheet contains: Six tasks based around April Fool's day in the UK. Download worksheets 93k pdf For more information about this topic you can visit these BBC and British Council sites: http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/spring/april/index.shtml http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish http://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/magazine/april-fools-day Jo Budden, Teacher, Materials Writer, British Council, Spain The plans and worksheets are downloadable and in pdf format. Where indicated, there is
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