In these ESL lesson plans for adults and teens, students watch a video and do a listening exercise about the video rental chain, Blockbuster. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about media and video rentals. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms related to these topics. The grammar exercises feature present perfect vs past simple, past simple vs continuous, and present perfect vs past perfect. In the cooperation activity students can give a speech, have a meeting, or make an interview.
Media, Video Rentals
True / False, Short Answers, Multiple Choice
Definitions, Context Usage
Pres. Perfect - Past Simple / Past Simple - Continuous / Pres. - Past Perfect
Giving a Speech, Having a Meeting, Making an Interview