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Lost Property


This ESL lesson plan is designed around a beautiful short film titled Lost Property by Asa Lucander. Students do a dictation, work out different meanings of the verb ‘lose’, write sentences using the verb ‘lose’, speak about lost items, watch a trailer, write a story, watch a short film, answer comprehension questions, talk about a short film and reflect on the lesson.

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

Learner type: Teens and adults

Time: 90 minutes

Activity: Doing a dictation, working out different meanings of the verb ‘lose’, writing sentences using the verb ‘lose’, speaking about lost items, watching a trailer, writing a story, watching a short film, answering comprehension questions, talking about a short film and reflecting on the lesson

Topic: Lost property

Language: the verb ‘lose’, commonly lost objects and present tenses


Watch the film.