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Subjunctive Lesson Plan

by Elizabeth Tatz | 18 May 2015
Resource Description: This is a lesson plan for teaching the subjunctive in a communicative manner.  Students practice using the construction through giving advice.  This is a lesson plan for 60 minute class.  It has a creative commons code for share and share alike.  
Audience: Adult, Teacher Training, University
Audience Language Proficiency: Intermediate
Duration: 60 minutes
Language Skill: Grammar, Speaking
Content Area: General English
Materials and Technology: Materials and Equipment
  • Class handouts (x12) – “Handout for sample tips and verbs” (pg. 19), “I demand that…” assignment (pg 22)
  • powerpoint with advice
  • slips of paper with scenarios for advice
  • white board markers and eraser and/or chalk and eraser
Objective(s): By the end of this lesson, students will be able to
  • Give advice in both formal and informal settings
  • Identify the subjunctive construction
  • Correctly use the subjunctive construction in “I VERB that...”
Procedure: Procedure is given in lesson plan.
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TESOL Interest Section: Adult Education