Subject Code :- APPL6010
Unit Title :- Lesson Plan With Essay
Name: Lesson plan with essay
Design a skills-based lesson plan for a group of learners and justify the choices you have made in an essay attach materials in the appendix
What to submit and Length: Lesson plan + 1200-word essay
APPL6010 Lesson Plan With Essay Assignment 2 – Australia.
This task is the opportunity for you to showcase your developing skills and understandings of TESOL methodologies by developing an integrated skills lesson plan for a specific group of learners. In this task you will plan one 2-hour lesson for a specific group of learners if you teach young learners please refer to Question 5 in the FAQs below. The lesson should be skills-based which means the main aims should be to practice develop a skill sub-skill and any grammar included should serve only as necessary input for student to practice that skill and should not take over the lesson. Use the lesson plan template provided in i Learn. Write a 1200-word essay outlining the rationale for your planning decisions and explaining how the lesson plan will support the students’
The overall lesson plan document you submit should include:
• A brief profile of the learner group, highlighting any student characteristics which need to be considered when designing your lesson. An outline of any factors which need to be considered either in relation to the immediate context where the lesson will take place or the target context the future context in which the students will be using the English they are learning.
• The detailed lesson plan, which should include:
o the aims and objectives sub-aims: you need to formulate your own aims for the lesson but the objectives sub-aims need to come from Global Scale of English or ESL Scales depending on your teaching context see Assessment Task section in i Learn;
o the teaching and learning activities in sequence;
o the classroom configurations at each stage;
o texts used resources attached in the appendix;
o what structure genre vocabulary etc. will be the focus;
o and timings.
• An indication of where assessment and evaluation procedures might be included within the lesson formal informal. How do you make sure the students are learning or practising what they should?
• It is intended that the lesson plan should be a practical use able document which you might be able to implement at some stage. Essay APPL6010 Planning and Programming in TESOL Page 10 of 18 In the essay you will need to provide a rationale for the lesson plan. You should discuss such aspects as:
o why you designed it the way you did refer to the specific learner group);
o why you selected certain exercises and activities why you decided not to include certain exercises and activities and why and how you have had to modify some;
o how you see the various components relating to each other.
To substantiate the points you are making, you will need to demonstrate that you have under taken reading in the area including the weekly readings as well as your own external reading of journals and books. Remember to use APA referencing in your text and please cite page numbers – this applies to paraphrased information from a specific page and not just quotes e.g. (Harmer, 2015 p.45). Include a reference list at the end.