Category Archives: Advanced

Here is a list of advanced ESL lesson plans on a variety of topics for English conversation class.Note that there are over 40 lesson plans 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.

Travel & Tourist Destinations (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced lesson plan on travel destinations and unconventional tourism.

Etiquette & Manners (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

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

The Future: Kurzweil & the Singularity (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced lesson plan on the Raymond Kurzweil, the Singularity, and artificial intelligence.

Business Ethics: Why Greg Smith Left Goldman Sachs (Advanced)

Free advanced business ethics lesson plan on Greg Smith’s resignation from Goldman Sachs.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Lesson Plan (Upper-Intermediate/Advanced)

Free Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) ESL/EFL lesson plan. Includes emergency situation role-plays. First-aid.

ACTA: Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement Lesson Plan (Advanced)

Free advanced lesson plan on ACTA, intellectual property, patents, copyright, and internet piracy.

Job Interview ESL Lesson Plan (Advanced)

Free advanced lesson plan on job interviews & inappropriate job interview questions.

Alternative Parenting & Feral Children (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced lesson plan on alternative parenting & feral children.

2011 News in Review & New Year’s Lesson Plan (Advanced)

Free advanced lesson plan on 2011 major news events and New Year’s.

Robot Guards & Robot News (Advanced Robot ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced lesson plan about robot prison guards and other robotics news.

Occupy Wall Street Protests Spread (Advanced News Lesson Plan)

Free advanced news lesson plan about Occupy Wall Street protests in New York and abroad.

Troy Davis Given Capital Punishment (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced lesson plan about Troy Davis and capital punishment (death penalty).

Topic: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about corporate social responsibility and business ethics.

Topic: Offices, Cubicles, & Open Space (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about office workspace & open space design.

Citizens Fight Back in London Riots (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about London riots, looting, and vigilantes.

U.S. Insurers Must Fully Cover Birth Control (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about the birth control debate, condoms, & pregnancy.

Topic: Whistle-blowing (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about whistle-blowing and the tobacco industry. Idiom practice exercises included.

Norway Shooting and the Debate on Multiculturalism (Advanced Lesson Plan)

Free advanced news lesson plan about Norway shooting massacre, xenophobia, and multiculturalism.

Topic: Affirmative Action (Advanced ESL Lesson Plan)

Free advanced English lesson plan about affirmative action. Includes debate and role play.

Syria Emergency Law Lifted But Protest Continues (Advanced News Lesson)

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

Radiation Woes Continue for Post-Tsunami Japan (Advanced News Lesson)

Advanced ESL news lesson plan about Japan’s latest problem with radiation in seawater after the tsunami and earthquake.