My mid-year “Best” list posts continue…
I use short, funny video clips a lot when I’m teaching ELLs, and you can read in detail about how I use them in The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For ESL/EFL (& How To Use Them). In short, there are many ways to use them that promote speaking, listening, writing and reading (including having students describe – in writing and verbally – a chronological description of what they saw).
You can see all previous editions of this list, as well as other “Best” lists related to videos, here.
Here are my choices for the past six months:
Cats 🐈 pic.twitter.com/iNq9ebR9qJ
— CCTV_IDIOTS (@cctv_idiots) March 14, 2021
Dogs vs cats 😂 pic.twitter.com/zUfjH9xCQ4
— CCTV_IDIOTS (@cctv_idiots) February 14, 2021
— ActionMovieDad (@ActionMovieKid) February 4, 2021
This movie would be good for adolescent students, but definitely not for younger students, to watch and they describe what they saw:
— Nature & Animals🌴 (@AnimalsWorId) January 13, 2021
I’m like 99% sure that Daniel Day Lewis is inside there.
— James Felton (@JimMFelton) June 27, 2019