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My New How To Write Film activities Book

Posted March 23, 2015

  I’m delighted that my new ebook How to Write Film and Video Activities co-authored with Anna Whitcher has been released by ELT Teacher2Writer. In this innovative and ground-breaking book Anna and I provide essential guidance on how to choose exploitable … Continue reading

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The Gift

Posted March 20, 2015

This EFL lesson is designed around a beautiful short animation by Julio Pol and the themes of love and relationships. Students watch a trailer and predict a story, watch a short film and write a narrative based on it and … Continue reading

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The Reader

Posted February 18, 2015

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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