English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESoL) -Intermediate Class – Week 1

Topic 1: Family Vocab/Writing Informal Letters

Vocabulary:     Family Vocabulary / Writing A Letter
Activity:         Writing A Letter To Family or Friends
Additional Links:  Family Members Chart

Conversation Partner Prompts

  • Who do you live with?
  • What family member are you closest to?
  • Where is your family from?
  • How many siblings do you have?
  • What do your parents do for work?
  • Did you ever meet your great-grandmother or great-grandfather?
  • Do you have any nieces or nephews? 
  • Are you married? If so, how do you feel about your mother-in-law? What about your father-in-law? Do you have a sister-in-law or brother-in-law? What are their names?
  • How do you communicate with your family? 
  • Do you ever write letters? To whom?