This ESL lesson is based on a short video The Holstee Manifesto: Lifecycle Video by Cooper Miller and the themes of inspiration and creativity. Students learn vocabulary related to inspiration and creativity, watch a short video, answer comprehension questions, discuss a short video, listen to a manifesto, read a manifesto, write a manifesto and reflect on the lesson.
Language level: Intermediate (B1) –Upper Intermediate (B2)
Learner type: Teens and adults
Time: 90 minutes
Activity: Watching a short video, answering comprehension questions, discussing a short video, listening to a manifesto, reading a manifesto, writing a manifesto and reflecting on the lesson
Topic: Manifestos, creativity and inspiration
Language: vocabulary related to creativity; imperative forms
Watch the video.