Category Archives: Intermediate

Here is a list of intermediate ESL lesson plans on a variety of topics for English conversation class. Note that there are over 20 lessons at this level, so be sure to click the ‘older posts‘ link at the bottom of the page to see more. If you’d prefer to see a list of lesson plan topics, please view the topic list.

The Keys to Marriage (Intermediate ESL Lesson Plan)

Free PPP intermediate lesson plan on marriage and happiness.

Cooking Lesson Plan (Intermediate ESL)

Free intermediate lesson plan on cooking, recipes, and food. Includes role-plays.

Christmas Around the World (Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate ESL/EFL lesson plan on Christmas traditions around the world.

Study: Humans Getting Dumber (Intermediate Evolution Lesson Plan ESL)

Free intermediate ESL lesson plan on intelligence & evolution. Includes debate & quotations.

Police Taser Blind Man (Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate lesson plan about police tasering a blind man in the United Kingdom

Gangnam Style: Korean Pop Video Goes Viral (Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate lesson plan on Gangnam Style, the viral Korean music video.

How to Swear in English (Intermediate & Upper Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermed/upper-intermediate lesson about swearing in English. Not appropriate for most classes.

Myths about Health ESL Lesson Plan (Intermediate)

Free upper-intermediate lesson plan on common myths about health and medicine.

Travel & Tourism (Intermediate ESL Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate lesson plan on traveling, tourist destinations, eco-tourism & space tourism.

Etiquette & Manners (Intermediate ESL Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate lesson plan on etiquette and manners. Includes ten etiquette scenarios.

Kony 2012 & Invisible Children (Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate ESL lesson plan about Kony 2012, Invisible Children, and Africa.

Topic: Family ESL Lesson Plan (Intermediate)

Free lesson plan on the family. Intermediate level. Other topics: parenting & marriage.

Job Interview ESL Lesson Plan (Intermediate)

Free intermediate English lesson plan on job interviewing & job interview questions.

Neighbor from Hell: Russian Businessman Alexei Zakharov (Intermediate News Lesson)

Free intermediate news lesson plan about problems caused by a bad neighbor and bullying.

Gay Parade in Moscow Crushed By Police (Intermediate News Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate news lesson plan about a Moscow gay parade stopped by police on May 28th, 2011.

Apocalypse: World Fails to End, as Usual (Intermediate News Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate news lesson plan about Harold Camping’s apocalypse prediction of May 22nd.

Hawking: Heaven is a ‘Fairy Story’ (Intermediate News Lesson)

Free intermediate news lesson plan about physicist Stephen Hawking’s comments on God and Death.

Canadian Woman Survives 7 Weeks in Wild (Intermediate Lesson Plan)

Free intermediate news lesson plan about survival and a woman who was lost in the wilderness for seven weeks.

Terrorist Leader Osama Bin Laden Dead (Intermediate News Lesson)

Free intermediate news lesson plan on terrorism, torture, and the death of Osama bin Laden.

Violence Continues in Syria and Libya While Refugees Hit Europe (Intermediate News Lesson)

Free intermediate ESL news lesson plan about protests and violence Syria and Libya, and the refugee problems in Italy and France.

Syria Emergency Law Canceled But Protest Continues (Intermediate News Lesson)

Free intermediate ESL news lesson plan about recent protests and law changes in Syria.