Planning EFL lessons take time. As teachers we like to spend time making sure we create interesting and effective lessons which deal appropriately with the content of the lesson but which also flow nicely and make logical sense. Lesson planning is key to helping our learners learn. Without good lessons (which require lesson planning) our learners will walk out of the classroom more confused than before. So we need to make sure we start our lessons off right.
This article has some good ideas for different ways to start a lesson. Read the full article here: