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 :
Colbie Caillat - Try (YouTube) + LYRICS :
"Put your make up on
Get your nails done
Curl your hair
Run the extra mile
Keep it slim
So they like you. Do they like you?...
Take your make up off
Let your hair down
Take a breath
Look into the mirror, at yourself
Don't you like you?
Cause I like you"
Meghan Trainor - All About That Bass (YouTube) + LYRICS :
"Yeah it's pretty clear, I ain't no size two
But I can shake it, shake it like I'm supposed to do
'Cause I got that boom boom that all the boys chase
All the right junk in all the right places
I see the magazines working that Photoshop..."
What a wonderful world! - Activities sent by Hortense de la Roche (Ac. Versailles) - avec le corrigé
Listen to the song by Louis Armstrong. (YouTube) - UPDATED
+ PowerPoint Presentation
GIRLS By SEAN KINGSTON
- with activities
"see it started at the park
used to chill at the dark
oh when you took my heart
that's when we fell apart
coz we both thought
that love lasts forever (lasts forever)"
- "YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL" by James Blunt :
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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