This ESL lesson plan is designed around a short film titled Missing U and the theme of pronunciation and text messages. Students practise pronunciation of letters, read text messages, come up with words that rhyme, predict the content of a short film, watch a short film, answer comprehension questions, read a poem, read a poem aloud, analyse a short film and reflect on the lesson.
Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)
Learner type: Teens and adults
Time: 90 minutes
Activity: Practising pronunciation of letters, reading text messages, coming up with words that rhyme, predicting the content of a short film, watching a short film, answering comprehension questions, reading a poem, reading a poem aloud, analysing a short film and reflecting on the lesson
Topic: Pronunciation and text messages
Language: Text message abbreviations
Watch the film.