Video Activities

Hello everybody! Here’s an idea to practice the modals CAN/CAN’T, SHOULD/SHOULDN’T, MUST/MUSTN’T for suggestions and prohibitions with the song Warning, by Green Day. After grammar explanations, introduce the topic of the song by presenting the following notices. Ask students what they mean and where we can find them. Then, tell students that the character in […]

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This is for teachers who want a quick activity to talk about Xmas. I’ve searched for many videos on YouTube to prepare a Xmas activity, and I finally found this cute one. Don’t forget to call your students’ attention to the rhymes! I’ve used it with two pre-intermediate groups and the students had a lot to […]

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As I have many students who simply LOVE Harry Potter movies, I prepared this activity with a video from YouTube to use as a warm-up to talk about friendship. The students really liked it and got motivated to start the lesson.  Here it goes: Video Activity   YouTube: Harry Potter Last Day’s Shooting Video HD, […]

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Hi mates!  Today I’m sharing  one of the activities I prepared when I taught English to students of a Technical Course on Environment.  It is suitable for all ages and can be used with beginners and lower intermediate students.You can download this activity for free, just click HERE.  I suggest the following procedures: 1) Read […]

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Here is an activity that I prepared a couple of years ago to teach Level 1 students. Although it can be used with teens, I believe it’s more suitable for adults, as it talks about marriage and relationships. It’s based on the movie Sex and the City (the first one), which is really fun. I’ve […]

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I think that working with videos is a great opportunity for students to practice their speaking skills while they have fun. Last year, as it was election time in Brazil, I asked my High School students to record a video to present their proposals as politicians. All the students had to appear in the video […]

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