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How to Get Motivated


This ESL lesson plan is designed around a short video titled How to get motivated even when you don’t feel like it and the theme of motivation. Students learn vocabulary related to motivation, talk about motivation, predict the content of a short video, watch a short video, answer comprehension questions, analyse a short video, write about a short video, perform a roleplay and reflect on the lesson.


Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)

Learner type: Teens and adults

Time: 90 minutes

Activity: Learning vocabulary related to motivation, talking about motivation, predicting the content of a short video, watching a short video, answering comprehension questions, analysing a short video, writing about a short video, performing a roleplay and reflecting on the lesson

Topic: Motivation

Language: Vocabulary related to motivation


Watch the short video.