Planning a lesson is crucial for teachers yet often neglected or disregarded. Teaching as they say is a thinking skill, every minute or second the needs has to made crucial judgement whether to continue a certain activity or to paraphrase a sentence or question.

Having said that, those challenges mentioned above can be avoided if the teacher plans his/her lesson effectively. Planning is necessary since teaching is regarded as both a Science and an Art. This means aside from applying teacher’s creativity it must be according to principle or following lesson stages.

Planning enables the teacher to anticipate and create counter measures to classroom management issues or hen students are having difficulty following the given lesson. Planning helps the teacher to present the activities in a harmonious and logical manner.

The video presentation below, was part of an online training given by our Director, the discussion was about Effective Lesson Planning.