Older and wiser?
Upper intermediate level
To provide fluency speaking practice in a discussion in the context of dressing appropriately
Listening and Functional language.
Procedure (28-43 minutes)
Look at the photo.How old do you think these people are? Do you like the way they dressed? Why(not)?
Listen to a radio programme where two journalists are talking about 'dressing your age'. Do they agree that men and women should dress their age? Complete their two fashion rules. Work in groups and share your ideas.
Elicit and drill. Write on the board. You should dress your age. You shouldn't wear torn jeans at school. It's better not to wear mini-skirt if you are in your seventies.
Practice new functional language talking in small groups of 3. task 1- HO 2 task 2-HO 3 task 3-HO 4