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Mog’s Christmas Calamity


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.

Language level: Pre-intermediate (A2) – Intermediate (B1)

Learner type: Children, teens and adults

Time: 90 minutes

Activity: Collating and using vocabulary related to Christmas, talking about Christmas customs, watching a short film, answering comprehension questions, predicting the ending of a short film, discussing a short film and reflecting on the lesson

Topic: Christmas

Language: Vocabulary related to Christmas, and modal verbs


Watch the film.