This ESL lesson plan is designed around a short film called My Shoes, and the theme of empathy. Students write a story, watch a short film, talk about empathy, discuss comments on a YouTube video, and practise idiomatic expressions.
Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)
Learner type: Teens and adults
Time: 60 minutes
Activity: Writing a short story, watching a short film, and speaking
Topic: Envy and empathy
Watch the film.