Class focus: mouth movements, sounds
Materials: Passages from breakingnewsenglish.com (Level 2 or 3, neutral subject); 100 most common words sheet.
start – 5 mins greetings and self-introduction. 25 mins reading of a passage (teacher first then each student, sentence by sentence. Correct and write down the phonetic transcription for every problem word) 10 mins chat about the subject in the passage. 10 mins 100 most common words, 5 mins questions + homework.
Class focus: Words & sentences, related topic conversation, reading
Materials: Day-to-day / business passages from the SE system.
start – 5 mins greetings and self-introduction. 20 mins upgrading / reading, 20 mins new vocabulary / sentences, 15 mins chat + questions + homework.