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The following ESL resources are available for Gender:

book references (5)
audio (6)
reading (1)
 

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Beyond 'he' and 'she': The rise of non-binary pronouns external link icon
Long 2,200 word piece - could be adapted for advanced students or mined for ideas.
 
 

 

 
 
 
Are you intelligent? external link icon
Two presenters discuss a study that shows that men are more likely to overrate their ability than women.
 
 

 

The extinction of men external link icon
Discussion that is both scientific (mentions chromosomes) and lighthearted - banter between presenter about male and female failings etc.
 
 

 

Women-only train carriages external link icon
Discussion about female-only train carriages to avoid sexual harassment.
 
 

 

 
 

 

Being a woman external link icon
Vox pops: What's the best thing about being a woman?
 
 

 

Being a man external link icon
Vox pops: What's the best thing about being a man?
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Advanced book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Advanced

Ceri Jones   Tania Bastow   
 
Unit 1 Identity  Pages 8 - 9  The gender gap
Speaking on gender differences Reading: extracts from Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus
 
 
Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate

Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
 
Unit 13 Communication  Pages 112 - 113
Discussion; questionnaire
 
 
New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover 

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book

Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
 
Module 4 The mind  Pages 40 - 41  Gender gaps on the brain
Reading on the differences between men and women's brains.
 
 
New Inside Out Student's Book Advanced book cover 

New Inside Out Student's Book Advanced

Ceri Jones   Tania Bastow   
 
Unit 1 Conversation  Pages 6 - 7  Men are from Mars. Women are from Venus
Discussion + split reading. Vocabulary: word families - students complete a table of the different parts of speech of various items from the reading
 
 

General English adult course resource packs

Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack book cover 

Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack

Susan Kay   
 
3c Men and women are from different planets  Page 3 
Ten statements about gender to agree / disagree with.
 
 

Grammar

Comparison with as...as...

Comparison with <i>as</i>...</i>as...</as>: picture
 
Detailed grammar reference notes on comparison with as....
Three pages, illustrated. Includes positive and negative forms, modifiers and common similes.
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Download Comparison with as...as - grammar notes (PDF)
 
 

ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination: picture
 
Work clothing vocabulary.
News story in graded English about woman who was sent home for refusing to wear high-heeled shoes.
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Download Dress code (PDF)
 
 

ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps: picture
 
Three articles in graded English with lead-in and comprehension tasks.
Jigsaw reading for groups of three.
Grammar follow-up on participle clauses (PDF advanced version)
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Download Intermediate (PDF)
 
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Download Advanced (PDF)