In this video from Lonely Planet they explore what to do on a trip to Wales. Students will discuss travel and what there is to do in there own countries on holiday. Discussion, vocabulary and listening questions on the worksheets in both Word and PDF. Full transcript of the video.
Wales Worksheet PDF
Wales Worksheet Word
What do you think is a very beautiful natural place to go on holiday in your country?
Where do you want to go on holiday next? Why?
What is your dream holiday? What do you want to do?
Do you prefer a relaxing or active vacation? Why?
What area’s or place’s local food and drink do you like?
Which city is your favorite to visit? How come?
Do you prefer to go to hot or cold countries on holiday?
In this video from Al Jazeera English they show and talk about the national sport of Niger – wrestling. Students will discuss sport, practice and preparation. This is an easy class, suitable for lower level students.
Niger Wrestlers Face Off in Championship Event
Photo by Joris-Jan van den Boom on Flickr
In this lesson students will watch and discuss a video from the BBC about animal conservation and protection efforts with Rhinos in Africa.
RhinoCam – Worksheet
In this lesson students will discuss video games and design. In this video from Vox, Nintendo designer Shigeru Miyamoto discusses why he thinks his designs are so special.
How the inventor of Mario designs a game – Worksheet
Mario picture from Orçun AÇIK on Flickr
In this short film from the BBC a woman living in Siberia discusses why she likes her traditional way of life and what she feels she should do to be a ‘good girl’. This is a one page short lesson that is suitable for lower level students. There is no transcript because subtitles are on the video.
Good Girls : Siberia
Picture ‘Reindeer’ from Dab Derrett on Flickr
In this lesson, from a report by CNN, students will watch a report on a unique business that helps people relieve stress. Students will discuss the business, video and things related to stress and relaxation.
Breaking stuff to relieve stress – Worksheet and Transcript
NPR’s SKUNK BEAR is a wonderful set of video’s that aim to answer people’s interesting science questions. The videos on youTube are great because they come with subtitles in multiple languages. In this lesson students will talk about aging and learn vocabulary for various parts of the body. Enjoy!
YOUR BODY’S REAL AGE – Worksheet
Original ‘happy mannequin’ photo by Devra https://flic.kr/p/a2Taj2
In this video made by Vox it is explained why people learn to love spicy food. You also get to see real reactions to eating a very spicy pepper. Students will discuss food and how we learn to love things in the worksheet.
Why we learn to love spicy food Lesson
Why we learn to love spicy food Transcript
Simon’s Cat is an animated cartoon and book series by the British animator Simon Tofield featuring a hungry house cat who always wants to get his owner to feed him. In this lesson students will discuss pets and then make their own quiz based on a Simon’s Cat Video.
Simons Cat Lesson Plan
Simon’s Cat – Worksheet
In this video from Nerdwriter the Diderot Effect is discussed. This effect is the feeling you get when you buy a new, expensive, better thing and now all your old stuff looks bad. It causes people to keep buying more and more things. Students will discuss this effect and their own buying habits. This is an advanced lesson.
Worksheet – Diderot Effect