www.dfilm.com, create an animation and email it to me.
Don't forget to add a comment (below) on what you think of this activity for use with language learners.
With a partner, create a six-word biography of a famous person.
Example: So much talent, all blown away (Ronaldinho)
Click "comments" (below) and add it to those already there.
Don't forget that you should create
a second comment to record what you think of the task.
One of the images we produced (text in comments, below)
Take a photograph of an object belonging to your partner (watch, photo in a wallet, piece of jewelry, etc).
Open a Word document, save it in "My documents" and then write about your partner's object: why is it of value to him/her?
We're going to use the "comments" to this post (below) to brainstorm a list of
the 25 greatest rock albums of all time. With a partner, agree on one that should be on the list, name it in the comments, and add up to 25 words justifying your choice.
If you disagree with an album someone else has suggested, say so (in a separate comment).
Don't forget that you should
also create a comment to record what you think of the task.
With your two partners, take the following roles: (1)
interviewer, the Director of Studies (DoS) in a language school; (2) candidate, a newly qualified teacher looking for a job; and (3) observer.
Interviewer, you have 1 min to decide what questions you are going to ask.
Role-play the interview (max. 2 mins).
Observer: advise the candidate what s/he should have said…
Role-play it again, with exactly the same questions from the interviewer, and the candidate following the observer's advice.
Note that we are going to
record the interview and post it on the Internet.
And here's one that we created: