Video Length: 4:27
Updated on: 09/29/2020
Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.
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In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a video about a teenager who was born with a deformed leg and without fingers, but used positive mental attitude to be grateful for what he has instead of what he doesn't have. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about disabilities, life challenges, surgery, and physical therapy. Students learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing activities feature exercises for a video quote, prepositions, and video vocabulary. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section with a bonus activity.
A teenager who was born without a deformed arm and leg turned his disability into a gift, excelling at sports and learning techniques how to burn away any negative thoughts, as well as how to fit in within social groups. He counts his blessings and grateful for the things he has in life.
Disabilities, Life Challenges, Surgery, Physical Therapy, Sports