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Overview This EFL lesson plan is designed around a beautiful short film and poem by Gnarly Bay. Students do a dictation, visualise, watch a short film, speak about choices, and write a narrative for homework.   I would ask all … Continue reading

Saving Grace

This EFL lesson is designed around a short film called Saving Grace by Toad’s Caravan commissioned by the charity Mary’s Meals which provides 860,000 free meals every school day to hungry children. Saving Grace tells the story of 10-year old … Continue reading

Favourite Films

This EFL lesson is designed around a fantastic animation called 35MM by German artist Pascal Monaco who has managed to represent a set of 35 of his and his friends’ favourite films in an unusual but fun way. Student practise vocabulary related to … Continue reading