modelizer = a guy who dates only models
- The Ideal
I. Pre-Listening Exercises
II. Listening Exercises
III. Post-Listening Exercises
Conversation questions :
Lesson plans :
- Better tables for beautiful people in Paris restaurants (November 10, 2013) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"Two trendy restaurants in Paris give good-looking people better tables than not-so-good-looking people. This is according to staff who used to work at the two eateries."
- Newly-crowned Miss America suffers racist abuse (September 19, 2013) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"America's newly-crowned beauty queen Nina Davuluri has been the subject of a torrent of racist abuse.
She is the first woman of Indian descent to be crowned Miss America, but was greeted with a deluge of insults."
In pictures: First Miss America with Indian heritage crowned
The Beauty of a Second - a lesson
"This lesson plan is designed around Seconds of Beauty a short film competition sponsored by Montblanc and the theme of moments.
Students watch a short film, describe moments, speak about beautiful moments and create their own one-second videos."
Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2)
Time: 60 minutes
Language: Present continuous
- Jaw surgery the new beauty fad (May 30, 2013) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"Image-conscious South Koreans are trying the latest procedure in plastic surgery to enhance their looks - double-jaw surgery."
Double-jaw surgery is the latest extreme addition to South Korea's plastic surgery fad
"The bone-cutting facial surgery has grown popular among young women who want a small, heart-shaped face, but its dangers include nerve damage and paralysis."
Double Jaw Surgery In South Korea - A Dangerous New Fad - Article + Video
Real beauty - a lesson plan
"This lesson plan is designed around a short film by John X. Carey which was commissioned by Dove and the theme of beauty.
Students describe portraits, talk about beauty, watch a short film and write a detailed self-portrait."
Language level: Upper Intermediate (B2) – Advanced C1
Time: 90 minutes
Cleopatra’s Eye Make-Up Had Health Benefits - a lesson plan
"Lead is usually a risk to health but the low levels in the make-up had health benefits..."
The Queen of Egypt Cleopatra "used eye make-up to try to win the heart of the emperor Mark Anthony."
WARM-UPS : EYE MAKE-UP / COSMETICS / ATTRACTIVE / ANCIENT EGYPTIANS
Cleopatra VII "(January 69 BC – August 12, 30 BC) was the last effective pharaoh of Egypt's Ptolemaic dynasty."
INTERACTIVE games :
beautiful by James Blunt (Laurence
Carta - Académie Aix-Marseille)
- Travail sur clip video
- Document de travail élève
- Animaniacs Dot's I'm Cute song - Isn't she cute!
- with the
knows no pain by Frank Zappa :
"Beauty is a bikini wax 'n waitin' for yer nails to dry
Beauty is colored pencil, scribbled all around yer eye
Beauty is a pair of shoes that makes you wanna die...
Beauty is a lie..."
by Earth Wind and Fire :
"Does no one see
The beauty that surrounds them"
Winter's Tale by Queen :
"It's all so beautiful
Like a landscape painting in the sky"
Animations / Videos :
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