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Colors

This EFL lesson is designed around a short film by The Mercadantes which explores how beauty can be found in the most seemingly mundane objects, and the theme of colours. Students revise colours, come up with objects of a certain … Continue reading

Curiosity

This EFL lesson is designed around a stop motion animation titled Curiosity: Exploration and Discovery by Georgina Venning which brings visual life to the words from a talk by author Ian Leslie based on his book Curious: The Desire to … Continue reading

Dotty

This EFL lesson is designed around a moving short film by Brett and Mick , and the themes of texting and elderly people. Students discuss texting, write instructions, predict how a short film ends, read a film review and write … Continue reading

Sidewalk

This EFL lesson is designed around a beautifully animated short film written, directed and illustrated by artist Celia Bullwinkel titled Sidewalk that portrays a woman’s journey through the passage of time. In the lesson talk about the various stages of … Continue reading

Choice

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

Selfie

This EFL lesson plan is designed around a short film by Matthew Frost starring Kirsten Dunst, and the theme of celebrity selfies. Students discuss meeting famous people, roleplay meeting their hero or heroine, watch a short film and discuss selfies … Continue reading