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Film English

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Film English is an independent publisher which has the largest online collection of  short film lesson plans, feature-length film viewing guides and other pedagogical materials for English language teachers and students.

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‘Let Me Get What I Want ‘ Lesson Plan

This ESL lesson plan is designed around a Christmas ad and the theme of Christmas. Students talk about Christmas ads, watch an ad, predict the end of an ad, answer comprehension questions, discuss an ad and reflect on the lesson.     Language level: Pre-intermediate (A2) – Intermediate (B1) Learner type: Children, teens and adults […]

The Holiday Viewing Guide

A 62-page viewing guide to the modern Christmas classic film The Holiday starring Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Cameron Diaz and Jack Black for English language students who want to learn English through watching films. The guide will help students improve their English vocabulary, listening comprehension, pronunciation and speaking. The viewing guide includes: • Viewing recommendations […]

‘Mog’s Christmas Calamity’ Lesson Plan

This ESL lesson plan is designed around a short film titled Mog’s Christmas Calamity and the theme of Christmas. Students collate and use vocabulary related to Christmas, talk about Christmas customs, watch a short film, answer comprehension questions, predict the ending of a short film, discuss a short film and reflect on the lesson.   […]