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Module: Happy Days

Unit: Entertainment and leisure – Going to a Movie

Level: KS2

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1. Film

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Source: www.hkedcity.net
Media: Web page 
Resources Types: Learning and Teaching Materials 

Learning Objectives

Resources

Remarks

Language Forms and Communicative Functions

Language Skills

   
  • Vocabulary:
    • Types of movies, e.g. adventure, comedy, drama
    • Related to movies, e.g. cast, director

Reading:

  • Recognize the format and language features of a variety of text types, e.g. film review
  • Skim a text to obtain a general impression and the gist or main ideas

http://www.hkedcity.net/english/watch/film

Brief Description:
A web-site with film reviews of different types of films

User Tips:

  • Before reading the film reviews, click 'Movie Genre' to match the description with the genre, http://www.hkedcity.net/article/ec-wat-reviews/1/
  • Students can work in groups to read different film reviews and work out what they like most.
  • For more able students, they can write a film review of a popular film.

2. DVD Movie Rental

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Source: www.esl-lab.com
Media: Audio 
Resources Types: Classroom Activities , Question Banks 

Learning Objectives

Resources

Remarks

Language Forms and Communicative Functions

Language Skills

  • Vocabulary:
    • Types of movies, e.g. action, comedy, horror

Listening:

  • Identify the gist or main ideas by recognizing the stress in connected speech
  • Understand the speakers' intention, attitudes and feelings through their choice and use of language

http://www.esl-lab.com/like1/like1.htm

Brief Description:
A conversation about choosing a movie

User Tips:

  • Before listening, students can revise the types of films.
  • Students can do the listening online individually and check the answers.
  • After listening, students can do the post-listening activities, such as 'Sentence and Vocabulary Matching' and 'Mix-up Sentences'.

3. Going to a Movie

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Source: www.rong-chang.com
Media: Audio 
Resources Types: Classroom Activities 

Learning Objectives

Resources

Remarks

Language Forms and Communicative Functions

Language Skills

  • Use formulaic expressions to accept or decline invitation, e.g. Thanks for inviting me!
  • Use formulaic expressions to show agreement or disagreement, e.g. That's fine with me.

Listening:

  • Identify the gist or main ideas by recognizing the stress in connected speech
  • Understand the speakers' intention, attitudes and feelings through their choice and use of language

http://www.rong-chang.com/book/movie.html

Brief Description:
A conversation about inviting someone to a movie

User Tips:

  • Before listening, teachers and ask students to listen for specific information about the movie, such as title, when to start.
  • Click 'Part One' to start the conversation.
  • After listening, teachers can show the script to students and draw their attention to formulaic expressions.
  • For more able students, they can listen to 'Part 2' and 'Part 3' to complete the whole story.

4. Talking about movies

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Source: www.esl-galaxy.com
Media: words, xls, pdf, txt 
Resources Types: Worksheets 

Learning Objectives

Resources

Remarks

Language Forms and Communicative Functions

Language Skills

   
  • Vocabulary:
    • Types of movies, e.g. comedy, adventure
    • Adjectives, e.g. violent, funny

Reading:

  • Locate specific information in a short text in response to questions

Movie Crosswords:
http://www.esl-galaxy.com/crosswords/Movies%20crossword.pdf

Movie Matching:
http://www.esl-galaxy.com/wordsearches/movies%20match.pdf

Movies Wordsearch
http://www.esl-galaxy.com/wordsearches/Movies%20search.pdf

Brief Description:
Sets of worksheets about movies

User Tips:

  • 'Movie Crosswords' is a crossword puzzle about different kinds of movies.
  • 'Movie Matching' is a matching exercise to match the descriptions with the types.
  • 'Movie Wordsearch' can be used to consolidate the vocabulary about movies.


Other resources  

Teach English with Movies - ESL Video Worksheets
Worksheets about different movies, such as Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Mr Bean
http://www.esl-galaxy.com/video.htm

Cinemas, theatres and movies
Worksheet about types of movies and adjectives
http://www.esltower.com/VOCABSHEETS/movies/Cinema%20and%20theatre%20Quiz.pdf

Movies
A listening quiz about movies. Students have to listen to the questions and find the correct answers.
http://www.esl-lab.com/eslbasic/movies-1.htm

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