Suavitel: Ironing Jaws
"This print ad of Suavitel, a brand of fabric softener
is a witty parody on of the movie poster of Jaws,
the American thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg
about sharks. “Don’t let ironing threaten your family time”." (creativecriminals.com)
"First answer the quiz, then practise the vocabulary with the 4 activities..." Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)
LESSON PLANS :
Everyday - a lesson
"This lesson is designed around a beautiful short film called Everyday by Gustav Johansson and the theme of everyday routines and empathy.
Students imagine and write about a day in the life of their partner, speak about their daily routines and watch a short film. Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)
Time: 60 minutes Language: Present simple for routines, vocabulary related to everyday activities and second conditional." (film-english.com)
Most divorces due to household chores(November 23, 2012) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"Most people believe that the biggest grounds for divorce are either infidelity or arguments over money.
However, a new report from British law firm Gateley suggests otherwise." (breakingnewsenglish.com)
Objectifs de langue: Le présent simple, les adverbes de fréquence, les habitudes (routine) Thèmes: Halloween - Les vampires "La chanson peut être associée à Halloween. Sur YouTube, cliquer sur l'onglet Sous-Titres et vous aurez une version Karaoké." (sylvainkustyanchansoncolleges.blogspot.fr)
THIS IS WATER
"In 2005, author David Foster Wallace was asked to give the commencement address to the 2005 graduating class of Kenyon College.
However, the resulting speech didn't become widely known until 3 years later, after his tragic death. It is, without a doubt, some of the best life advice we've ever come across, and perhaps the most simple and elegant explanation of the real value of education..." Listen to the full speech here. (YouTube)
Tidying up - Video with activities (Login to access)
"Watch Megan and Cleopatra tidy up. Do they enjoy tidying up?" (learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org)
Facebook Parenting: For the troubled teen.+ SCRIPT below the video on YouTube.(YouTube)
"When Tommy Jordan came across a Facebook post written by his teenage daughter complaining about how she had to do chores, he decided to film his response and upload it to YouTube..." (Neatorama)
"Master Dave just doesn't feel motivated today. With great power eventually comes great laziness."