ESL Lesson Plans

What is Your Daily Routine?

General English, Free Lessons
A1 Beginner
Present Simple
Grammar, Speaking, Vocabulary, Listening
Lesson ID
Lesson Time
45 minutes
What is Your Daily Routine? | Free ESL Lesson Plan

Lesson Description

Do you have a morning routine? In this ESL lesson, students will discuss daily routines. This lesson features audio of three people describing the different things they do every day. Students will also learn and practice the present simple tense and vocabulary relating to this topic. This lesson includes plenty of engaging discussion activities and worksheets that have been developed for adults and teenagers.

Lesson Objectives

  • To discuss various daily routines

  • To learn and practice the present simple tense

  • To develop speaking and listening skills

  • To learn and use new vocabulary relating to the topic


Listen to the audio about habits and routines. People wake up, eat, go to work, enjoy free time, go home, and go to bed at various times. Some people are strictly business, while others are as free as a bird when it comes to schedules.

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Vocabulary and Pronunciation

routine [noun]: a usual, fixed, or regular way of doing things
multinational [adjective]: of or relating to more than two nationalities; having divisions in more than two countries
company [noun]: an organization that sells goods or services in order to make money
jogging [noun]: the activity of running at a slow, regular speed as a form of exercise
go out [phrasal verb]: to leave a place to go somewhere else
habit [noun]: something that you do regularly, almost without thinking about it
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