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VIOLENCE : LESSON PLANS

 

(Updated on 18/04/2014)



 

  • YouTube has plan to fight online terror (June 21, 2017) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "YouTube has announced a plan ''to fight online terror''. It will find dangerous videos and delete them."

    Try the same news story at these easier levels:  
    YouTube - Level 0
    YouTube - Level 1   or  YouTube - Level 2
    Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities,
    crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

  • Arab nations cut ties with Qatar (7th June, 2017) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Libya and Yemen have all cut relations with Qatar."

    Try the same news story at these easier levels:  Qatar - Level 0Qatar - Level 1  or  Qatar - Level 2
    Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations,
    multiple choice, drag and drop activities, crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities
    and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

  • Julio Diaz - a lesson with a short video
    "This ELT lesson plan is designed around a short video by Story Corps in which a young man explains what he did when he was mugged at knifepoint.
    In the lesson students talk about an imaginary situation, listen to a story, watch a video, speak, and write an account of an incident from another person’s perspective."

    Time: 90 minutes
    (film-english.com)




  • Three-quarters of British people commit micro crimes (October 26, 2016) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "A new report from a British market research company says there is a ''wave of micro crime'' in the country."
    Try the same news story at these easier levels:  Level 0Level 1   or  Level 2
    Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities, crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)
    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

  • One in three EU women experienced violence (March 08, 2014) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "About a third of al

    Serial Taxi from Paolo Cogliati on Vimeo.

    l women in the European Union have experienced violence at some time in their life."

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

 

  • Serial Taxi - a lesson plan
    "This lesson plan is designed around Serial Taxi a short animation by Paolo Cogliati and the theme of murder mysteries.
    Students predict what is going to happen in a film, watch a short film and write a murder mystery.

    Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)
    Time: 60 minutes
    Activity: Watching a short film, reading, speaking and writing"
    Topic: Murder mystery
    (film-english.com)




    Serial Taxi
    "A young business woman takes a chilling ride when she realizes her cab driver could be the notorious Taxi Killer."

    (vimeo.com)

 

  • Bolshoi Ballet director in acid attack (January 20, 2013) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "The artistic director of Russia's Bolshoi Theatre is in hospital because someone threw acid in his face.
    Sergei Filin, 42, was attacked outside his apartment building as he was going home from work."

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

Bolshoi ballet director suffers acid attack - with a video
"Sergei Filin says assault must be linked to his work in latest incident at scandal-prone Russian theatre..."

(guardian.co.uk)

  • U.S. gun association silent on Newtown massacre - December 17, 2012 - a lesson plan with audio
    "America's National Rifle Association is still staying silent on the mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut, USA
    in which 27 people died, including 20 children aged six and seven."

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)


  • What’s Going On in This Picture? - a lesson plan
    "Every Monday morning, we’ll be publishing a New York Times photo without any caption, headline or other information about its origins..."

    (learning.blogs.nytimes.com)

 

  • British Youth Crime - a lesson plan - with interactive activities - some with audio
    (psd.absolutenglish.org)

  • US child guilty of mother's murder - a lesson plan
    Warm-up : Crime / Punishment
    (Breaking News English)

    Boy guilty of shooting his mother
    "A 12-year-old boy has been found guilty in the United States of murdering his mother following a row over his household chores...
    According to prosecutors, the shooting happened after the boy had argued with his mother over chores.
    He got a pistol from a bedroom cupboard and shot Sara Madrid repeatedly."

    (BBC)

 

 

 

 

  • Violence - a lesson plan
    - with the song "Where's the love" (Black Eyed Peas) as a warmer
    Activities sent by Maitê Oliveira from Brazil.

  • Bullying
    "I suggest the use of the documentary by Michael Moore, "Bowling for Columbine", but if you can't find the movie,
    you can skip it and go straight to the "bullying" part."

    Created by Maitê Oliveira from Brazil.

 

  • Cyber-bullying spreads in the US - a lesson plan
    (Breaking News English)

    Cyber-bullying : "- A bully is someone who hurts your feelings or scares you over the internet."

  • Séquence : Murder at Walton Hall - Niveau 3ème
    "Cette séquence constitue un entraînement à la compréhension orale et à la production orale...
    La totalité des activités proposées dans cette séquence relève des niveaux A2/B1 tels qu'ils sont définis dans le Cadre Européen Commun de Référence.
    "
    (Ac. Lille)

  • The Copy By Paul Jennings (a British humorist 1918 - 1989)
    " Like most of Jenning's tales it centres on a hapless school student who, in this case, tries to find an ingenious way to shake off the bully who has been tormenting him and, at the same time, keep his girlfriend. His friendship with an eccentric inventor leads him into an unexpected adventure."
    -
    with pre-reading activities, reading activities and after reading activities.
    (teachingenglish.org.uk)
  • Kill that noise or I'll kill you! - a text with a multiple-choice exercise (tolearnenglish.com)

  • Frankenstein - a lesson plan
    - avec un extrait du film
    "Objectifs:
    " S'exprimer oralement en continu
    " Ecouter
    " Prendre part à une conversation
    " Ecrire"

    Activité créée par Annie Gwynn (Ac. Dijon)

  • Maradona breaks airport door in anger (Breaking News English)
    - a lesson plan with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), podcast, communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."

 

  • Using Literature to Teach About Bullying
    "Use literature to teach students to recognize the different types of bullying, their causes, and ways of dealing with them."
    (Education World)

  • Bullying an epidemic in the U.K. - a lesson plan
    with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."
    (Breaking News English)
  • Record bank robbery in Brazil (Breaking News English)
    - a lesson plan "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."
  • London police shoot to kill (Breaking News English)
    - a lesson plan with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."
    "The killing is a first for London, where police officers do not carry guns..."

    + harder lesson
  • Jail possible for Russell Crowe (Breaking News English)
    - a lesson plan with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."




  • STRANGE FRUIT


    • Strange fruit by Billie Holiday :
      "Southern trees bear strange fruit,
      Blood on the leaves and blood at the root,
      Black bodies swinging in the southern breeze,
      Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees..."


      - with a lesson plan(Teachervision) :
      "This lesson focuses on Billie Holiday's signature song, "Strange Fruit," a protest song Lewis Allen (Abel Meeropol) wrote in 1938 about the ongoing and intransigent problem of lynching in the American South... Working in small teams, students analyze a variety of primary source materials related to lynching (news articles, letters written to or written by prominent Americans, pamphlets, broadsides, etc.) in order to assess the effectiveness of the anti-lynching campaign spearheaded by African-Americans."
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    • Listen to it. (pbs.org)


    • "Strange Fruit" - the lyrics (bluesforpeace.com)


    • STRANGE FRUIT
      - Séquence : Black History in the USA - Part 1 : slavery - 4ème/3ème
      (anglais.tice.ac-orleans-tours.fr)

     

 

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