English Lessons: How to Talk about Leadership Skills

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Leadership Skills Vocabulary and Structure


The characteristics of a good leader are:

  • Honesty
  • Ability to delegate
  • Communication
  • Sense of humor
  • Confidence
  • Commitment
  • Positive attitude
  • Creativity
  • Ability to inspire
  • Intuition


  • I have positivity because I always motivate people.
  • I have communication skills because  I like to have meaningful conversation.
  • I am a commited person.
  • I have decision-making capabilities.

Leadership Skills Lesson Plan


Task #1

  1. Students pair up.
  2. They are given a matching.
  3. Student A  is given Column A and Student B is Given Column B.
  4. They have to answer the matching together.

Task #2

  1. Student pair up.
  2. They are sent a video through whatsapp.
  3. Students watch a video about the 22 qualities that make a great leader and identify the characteristics of a good leader.
  4. Students watch the video again but this time they are gonna complete sentences that describes the 22 qualities of a good leader.

Task #3

  1. Students are going to make pairs and they are going to discuss the following questions:
    1. What leadership qualities do you have?
    2. What leadership qualities do you want?
  2. Students stand up and talk to their classmates by asking the previos questions



  • Students are going to record themselves describing a person they consider a good leader


  • Students are gonna answer a worksheet that focus on some of the structures used in this lesson.