This ESL lesson plan is designed around a Christmas short film and the themes of grumpiness and Christmas. Students talk about grumpy people, watch the first part of a short film, predict the end of a short film, answer comprehension questions, analyse a short film, write from the perspective of a character in a short film and reflect on the lesson.
Language level: Pre-intermediate (A2) – Intermediate (B1)
Learner type: Teens and adults
Time: 90 minutes
Activity: Talking about grumpy people, watching the first part of a short film, predicting the end of a short film, answering comprehension questions, analysing a short film, writing from the perspective of a character in a short film and reflecting on the lesson
Topic: Grumpiness and Christmas
Language: Vocabulary related to Christmas
Watch the short film.