Winter Video Lesson Plan EFL

A video lesson plan which is mainly for teachers at SGI to use, but it’s quite easy to adapt the content to use for yourself… or use the original material if you don’t mind advertising SGI. 🙂
VIDEO: The video you need is embedded below, or here is the link

STUDENT HANDOUTS: All the variations of the handouts and teacher instructions (for the mini/intro lesson) are embedded below, but if for any reason you can’t see that, here is the direct link to the pdf
If you use the lesson, good luck… and why not tell me how it went or any variations that you used in the comments section below?

START WITH/MINI LESSON: The mini (or intro) lesson – involves discussion activities based on a video listening, then watching.
CONTINUE WITH: One of the extension variations


Further Business related discussion questions
A roleplay negotiation between employee proposing a Xmas advertising campaign and a boss giving the thumbs down to everything.


Writing Task 1 – Students summarise and interpret the information displayed in charts


Discussion about benefits/drawbacks of studying in London
A short writing task – write an email or internet comment recommending SGI/language school
Plan and create a video – Students collaborate to make their own 30 second advert for SGI/language school


TEFL Lesson Plan: Winter Video Lesson Variations



Bren Brennan

About Bren Brennan

Bren initially trained here at SGI and then joined the staff in 2005. Since 2006, he has taught abroad in Budapest, Berlin and now at Mondragon University in Spain. He returns to teach at SGI London every summer and completed the SGI Trinity DipTESOL in 2011. He also regularly writes posts for students here.
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