Syllabus and Lesson Plans for IELTS

IELTS Study Lesson Plan

Week 1:

Day 1: IELTS Overview

  • Full form of IELTS
  • Difference between IELTS and other available Language Proficiency Tests
  • Components of IELTS
  • Difference between Academic and General Test format, UKVI IELTS
  • Required documents for the exam, exam booking process, Test Centers, differences and similarities: IDP and British Council
  • Four Modules of IELTS
  • Sample questions and answer sheets
  • Scoring and Band Descriptors
  • About Vibes Education’s IELTS delivery methods, physical, online
  • www.alwaysielts.com
  • List of grammar and Vocabulary lesson

Day 2: Listening

  • Brief overview
  • Timing
  • Instructions
  • Writing in the answer sheet
  • Parts of the test
  • Scoring Chart

Day 3: Listening

  • Types of Questions
  • Before the Test, During the Test, and After the Test
  • Part 1 Strategies and Tips

Day 4: Listening

  • Part 2 Strategies and Tips

Day 5: Listening

  • Part 3 Strategies and Tips

Day 6: Listening

  • Part 4 Strategies and Tips

Day 7: Listening

  • Mock Test

Week 2

Day 8: Speaking

  • Speaking Overview
  • Timing
  • Parts of Tests
  • Some Common Topics for each part
  • Band Descriptors
  • Scoring Speaking Test
  • Sample Tests

Day 9: Speaking

  • Understanding Fluency and Coherence
  • Understanding Lexical Resources

Day 10: Speaking

  • Understanding Pronunciation
  • Understanding Grammar

Day 11: Speaking

  • Strategies for Part 1

Day 12: Speaking

  • Strategies for Part 2

Day 13: Speaking

  • Strategies for Part 3

Day 14: Speaking

  • Mock Test

Week 3

Day 15: Reading

  • Timing
  • Sections
  • Types of Passage
  • Types of Questions
  • Scoring

Day 16: Reading

  • Skills for Reading

Day 17: Reading

Day 18: Reading

Day 19: Reading

  • Matching paragraph heading
  • Multiple choice paragraph heading

Day 20: Reading

  • Yes/NO/Not Given
  • Matching View Point
  • Multiple-choice viewpoint

Day 21: Reading: Strategies

  • The art of Guessing
  • The Art of Time Management

Week 4

Day 22: Reading

  • Mock Test

Day 23: Writing

  • Overview
  • Types and Differences
  • Timing
  • Task 1: Letter and Info-graphics

Day 24: Writing

  • Infographics; Types
  • Scoring
  • Focus on Introduction

Week 5

Day 25: Writing

  • Focus on overview

Day 36: Writing

  • Focus on the body paragraph

Day 27: Writing

  • High-scored sample answers: Line Graph, Pie Chart, Table, Bar Graph
  • High-scored sample answers: Life Cycle, Process Diagram, Flow chart, Mixed Chart, Map

Day 28: Writing

  • Mock Test

Day 29: Writing: Task 2

  • Overview
  • Types of Question
  • Scoring
  • Timing
  • Sample answers

Day 30: Writing

  • Explaining the scoring criteria

Day 31: Writing

  • Focus on Introduction

Week 6

Day 32: Writing

  • Focus on the Body Paragraph

Day 33: Writing

  • Focus on Conclusion

Day 34: Writing

  • Explaining some high-scored essay samples

Day 35: Writing

  • Mock Test