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Reading comprehension - footbal
Intermediate - B1 level


In this lesson, students are going to read about a text about the history of football and do relevant practices


Abc Matching activity
Abc controlled practice

Main Aims

  • To provide gist and detailed reading practice using a text about Passion in the context of Football

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide clarification and practice of Passion in the context of Football


Warmer - Lead-in (3-5 minutes) • To set lesson context and engage students

talking about the students' passion and then drawing their attention to football

Pre-Reading/Listening (10-12 minutes) • To prepare students for the text and make it accessible

Students will learn certain vocabularies with respect to the texts they are going to be given. these vocabularies will be presented to them through a matching activity and students have to match the vocabulary with its definition or synonym. then, the students are asked to come to the board and write down the correct answer

While-Reading (3-4 minutes) • Reading for gist

The students are asked to read the text very quickly and answer a very general question.

While-Reading 2 (17-19 minutes) • Reading for detail

The learners are asked to read two texts and answer the questions they are given. The questions are detailed and require the students to scan. Then, they are asked to check in pairs to see if they have given the correct answer. then, the students come up with justification to answer each question. Needless to say, each text will be dealt with separately.

Post-Reading (10-11 minutes) • To provide with an opportunity to respond to the text and expand on what they've learned

The students are asked to talk about the status quo of football as a sport in Turkey. then they are asked to remark on the problems this sport faces in Turkey

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