Have ELL students watch funny videos and have them write/talk about what they saw is always a good activity.

A few Super Bowl videos over the years have been good ones for this kind of lesson, and here’s the one that will appear this year that would fit the bill:


There will also be this one from Arnold Schwarzenegger, which illustrates the ridiculousness of over-emphasizing “correct” pronunciation (also see YOU HAVE AN ACCENT, I HAVE AN ACCENT, EVERYBODY HAS AN ACCENT…. and VIDEO: “WE STIGMATIZE ACCENTS, BUT LANGUAGE BELONGS TO EVERYONE”):