This lesson plan aims to teach ESL students to:
2. Create a blog
3. Post a message
4. Add pictures and videos to the message
5. Edit their message
6. Post a reply to a classmate’s
8. Share information about their
countries on their blogs
WHAT IS “A BLOG” AND WHY DO
WE NEED TO USE IT?
Watch : Blog Basics
do YOU think a Blog is?
4.Who uses blogs?
5.How expensive are they?
6.What kind of blogs are there?
7.Why do people use blogs?
8.Would you like to have your own
CREATE YOUR OWN BLOG – 3 EASY STEPS!
Step 1. Watch the following video and follow the
Step 2. Go to https://www.blogger.com/start
STEP 3: CREATE YOUR OWN
Step 4: Post your first message!
YOUR FIRST 3 POSTS!
Your are supposed to post at least 3 messages:
1. Hello to the world! –
2. What you didn’t know
about my home country
3. My experience in USA
ABOUT ME – HELLO TO THE
Write about yourself, your family and your
experience in USA:
Where you are from
What you do
What you like doing
Why you came to USA
What you hope to learn
What you want to experience
Where you want to travel
WHAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT
(THE NAME OF YOUR COUNTRY)
Tell us something interesting about your country: a
special place, a famous city, a beautiful natural
If you have a ready Power Point Presentation:
3. Go to
SlideShare.Net - share your Presentations with the rest of the
4. Create an account
5. Upload your PPP
6. Share it on your Blog by clicking the “Post” button
CHECK YOUR CLASSMATES
Check on your classmates
Post at least 2 comments
on each blog
Write about what you liked
and what you found interesting
Ask a question or require
more information about a
Check your spelling before
MULTIPLE CHOICE VOCABULARY GAME
What is a BLOG?
A collaborative website whose content
can be edited by anyone who has access
A shared on-line journal where people
can post diary entries about their
personal experiences and hobbies
A document on the World Wide Web,
consisting of an HTML file and any
related graphics or hyperlinks to other
documents on the Web
EVALUATE YOUR OWN
Yes No Is my blog well-organized?
Yes No Did I post the 3 required messages?
Yes No Did I add pictures and videos on my messages?
Yes No Did I create a Slideshare account and uploaded my
Yes No Did I share my PPP with the rest of my class, including
Yes No Did I create relevant tags after each posting?
Yes No Did I read my classmates’ blogs?
Yes No Did I post at least one comment on each of my