In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a video and do a listening exercise about a marathon runner trying to be the first to run a marathon under 2 hours. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about running, marathons, and memorable moments in sports history. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms related to this topic. The grammar exercise features no / any (negative sentences). In the cooperation activity students can create story scripts.
Running, Sports Moments
True / False, Matching Sentences, Post-Viewing Discussion
Definitions, Context Usage
No / Any (Expressing Negatives)
Creating Stories Script