Category: lessons with a video

When people hate people – lesson plan for B1+

It wasn’t until recently when I finally decided to put my thoughts on paper and create a lesson which may raise awareness of some serious issues such as racism, civil wars, ultranationalism or discrimination....

‘Will’, ‘be going to’ and the first conditional in a video quiz (A1+)

Mr. Grimm’s daily occupation is harvesting people’s lives. One day, however, he unexpectedly finds himself in a very challenging situation. Watch the video and see how the little girl affects his life. You may...

Booking and checking in at a hotel can be challenging – listening and reading comprehension lesson for B1/B2 students

While virtually travelling across America, we’ve already bought some gasoline at the gas station At a gas station, ordered breakfast in a diner How to order breakfast in a diner and eaten in a restaurant How...

Ordering breakfast may be a challenge – vocabulary, reading and listening comprehension lesson (B1 – B2)

Ordering food in a restaurant is never easy and can turn into quite a process. Simply saying “Pizza, please.” or “Scrambled eggs, please.” is usually not enough and the customers will surely be asked...

Present Perfect – lesson ideas for A1/A2 students

A few months ago I posted some lesson ideas for teaching the present perfect tense to B1 students (click the link if you are interested: Present Perfect – lesson ideas for B1 students ). Today...