HIV and AIDS / Sexual health

This lesson develops reading skills within the context of reading a health leaflet about HIV and  AIDS. The reading text has been adapted from Skilled for Health resources found at:

Level: Entry level 2 - 3 / Scottish Access 3 – National 4 / CEFR A2 - B1

Time:  90 minutes


  • To extract meaning from specialised health leaflets
  • To develop students’ range of vocabulary related to health


Learners will be able to:

  • Read and understand a simple health leaflet
  • guess the meaning of new vocabulary from context
  • speak about suggestions to improve health
  • plan and write a simple text about health