MUSICAL GRAMMAR PIECES! A Reading-Listening-Speaking Activity for extra Grammar practice with SONGS!

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INTRODUCING a new and original English Language Teaching  activity – MUSICAL GRAMMAR PIECES –  containing short song lyrics extracts which students read and correct the grammar and collaborate in groups to reach a final decision about the correction. Made especially for TEACHING ENGLISH ONLINE WITH ZOOM features like BREAKOUT ROOMS, SCREEN-SHARING, CHAT BOX, etc.

DescriptionStudents read the lyrics extracts, correct them individually,  listen to the extracts to check, compare answers in small groups and decide on the final corrected version for a group competition

This activity focuses on verbs (simple present, simple future), relative pronouns (who and that), spelling (colors), noun/verb forms, irregular plural forms and comparatives.

Language level:  (A2+) and above
Learner type: All ages
Skills: speaking, reading, listening and writing
Topic: grammar correction
Language: varied
Materials: genial.ly presentation and mp3 files
Duration: 45 min - 1 hour 
Downloadable materialsinstructions; mp3 files

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Teaching English Online with ZOOM using SONGS (Dua Lipa) Writing A2-B1 stories

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Description:

This song-based activity STEP-BY-STEP LESSON PLAN  for ENGLISH language TEACHING features the lyrics extract and music video for Don’t Start Now (Instagram version) by Dua Lipa. Students TALK about relationship breakups, WRITE a crazy short story together, READ stories, WATCH a music video and comment on it. 

OBS: This lesson plan was made to be used for ONLINE TEACHING WITH ZOOM features like ZOOM WHITEBOARD, ZOOM SCREEN SHARE and ZOOM CHAT, but it can be modified for face-to-face instruction, as well.

Language level: A2 - B1
Learner type: All ages
Skills: speaking, reading  and writing
Topic: relationship breakups
Language: Vocabulary related to dating, narrative tenses, sequences and discourse markers
Materials: Mp3 file, youtube video
Duration: 1 hour - 1h 30 min
Downloadable materialsinstructions; song extract mp3

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