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This EFL lesson plan is designed around a moving short film commissioned by Bells and directed by Greg Gray. In the lesson students write a narrative, watch a short film and discuss literacy strategies. Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2) … Continue reading

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The Notebook

Posted February 13, 2015

This EFL lesson is designed around a beautiful short film by Greg Gray and the theme of household chores. Students learn and practise vocabulary related to household chores, talk about household chores and watch a short film. Language level: Pre-intermediate … Continue reading

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Seven Things I Learned in Seven Years

Posted February 2, 2015

This EFL lesson is designed around a short film by Maria Popova and her reflections on what she has learned since she set up her wonderful website Brain Pickings titled Seven Things I Have Learned in Seven Years of Reading, … Continue reading

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Beauty Patch

Posted January 19, 2015

This EFL lesson is designed around a short film commissioned by Dove and the theme of beauty. Students practise using abstract nouns and describe their perfect partner, watch a short film which shows an interesting experiment, read and discuss comments … Continue reading

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