Category Archives: biography

Unit 1: Animals (lesson 1)

This is meant to be a post about a quite different unit about Animals. Students love to see that they are learning Real English and they need to practise English using real situations or every day English vocabulary. This movie … Continue reading

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The Danish Girl

Art and inspiration, fiction and reality. This movie is simply beautiful. Inspired by the lives of Danish couple Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Gerda asks her husband to fill in for a life model for her portrait of a dancer, and since … Continue reading

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Suffragette

This movie is really interesting and quite useful when we deal with history. If you want to teach something different, use Suffragette to make the ideas more clear. The movie follows the women who were willing to lose everything in their fight … Continue reading

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Autism and our students

Sometimes, we are challenged with groups of students that are special and need a special attention.     I have just discovered this movie and I really enjoyed watching it: it is a lovely story about an autistic and brilliant … Continue reading

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