2.4.2 Past Progressive: Parallel Action Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Looking for Lucky (L2U4L2), Nikki’s cat Lucky has disappeared! After searching everywhere--from the animal shelter to the fire station--the friends are stumped. In this le...

2.4.3 Scientific Method/Modals Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Scientific Method (L2U4L3), something is wrong with Moby's dog, Fighter. He doesn't want to go for a walk, play, or eat. Ben and Moby use the scientific method to find out w...

2.4.4 Modals: Should / Ought to / Had better Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, I Should Rest (L2U4L4), Ben has a fever. Moby and the doctor both give him advice, and soon Ben feels better. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8, students use the...

2.4.5 Advice Modals Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, We Might Babysit (L2U4L5), Ed asks Ben and Moby to babysit for his little sister Abby. Before they agree, Ben reminds Moby of all the crazy things that happened last time ...

2.5.1 Comparatives Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, The Hungrier Shopper (L2U5L1), Ben and Moby go shopping at the supermarket for their lunch. They are trying to choose food items that are tastier and cheaper than others. In...

2.5.2 Superlatives Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Biggest and Best (L2U5L2), Ben and friends are amazed by what they see in a book of world records, from the world’s heaviest lemon to the longest snake! Inspired, Moby wan...

2.5.3 -Ed / -Ing Adjectives Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, An Amazing Walk (L2U5L3), Ben and Moby are taking a walk in nature. While Ben is amazed by the beauty of the great outdoors, Moby is bored. In the quest to prove that nature...

2.5.4 Word Order Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, We Planned the Trip (L2U5L4), Ben is packing for a beach vacation. He and Moby have to leave very early the next morning. Will they make it to the bus on time? In this lesso...

2.5.5 Comparatives and Superlatives Review Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, The Best Yearbook (L2U5L5), Ben and Moby recall funny, silly and embarrassing situations as they work on the school yearbook together. In this lesson plan, adaptable for gra...

2.6.1 Present Tense Review Lesson Plan

November 24, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Riding the Bus (L2U6L1), Ben and Moby take the bus home after a shopping trip. As the two friends navigate the crowded bus, students review the present progressive and prese...