WORD CRIMES

Hi. After a long period I’m back here. It’s not that I’ve not created activities, it’s that I’ve forgotten to upload them.

LEVEL: B2 and above

AGES: 16 and above

TIME: 90 minutes approx

MATERIALS: youtube video projected in class and worksheet download link at the end)

GROUPING:  small groups and whole class

 

I did the lesson with my students yesterday and it was great fun as it triggers lots of discussion issues using humour at the same time. They even managed to solve all the questions.

Enjoy!

Download the lesson plan here.

Some examples of the use with Aurasma

If you have never used Aurasma, check the following video and discover its potential.

 

These are some examples I would like to show you. Follow me as “esuarezguillen public aurasmas” to see them, and at “Eoi Guia”.

Riddles:

I created this images with Tagxedo and asked them to find the answer to the riddles. A simple activity that involves lots of fun for them. They see the image and they hear my voice at the same time. (To see these ones you have to follow me at “Eoi Guia public Aurasmas”).

 

I’d rather be…

In this example students created an image and then they said their thoughts. You can see this activity under “esuarezguillen public Aurasmas”. Click on each picture to enlarge it and scan it with the app.

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Life Questions

In this case, students wrote their questions on paper, I took pictures of them and created a video with Vivavideo that is now linked to this image (esuarezguillen public Aurasmas).

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