• Photo of the concept of cloning.

    The attack of the clones

    A discussion activity in which students read and re-tell short articles and then exchange opinions about the ethics of cloning.

  • Photo showing an incident, or if easier to find, of people discussing it.

    Bang, bang!

    This inventive speaking skills lesson by Karen Richardson gives students practice in describing an incident.

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    Summer stories

    In this speaking lesson by Lindsay Clandfield, students prepare and tell each other an anecdote relating to the summer.

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    Speaking spontaneously

    David Heathfield suggests some simple storytelling strategies.