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Think inside the Box

Visual Learning

Pre Beg – Adv

All ages

In this lesson, students have an opportunity to get creative, practice basic tenses, build vocabulary, and work on their speaking skills. You can also use this lesson to promote social-emotional learning. A one-page printable version is also available.

Note: Before you look at this picture story, you may want to teach your students the expression "think outside the box" (to think in a creative way). Then ask your students about the story title. They may want to come up with their own creative title!

  • thunderstorm
  • race
  • trophy
  • rocket ship
  • power outage
  • free time
  • video games
  • boring
  • bored
  • creative
  • imagination
  • think outside the box
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Image Match(Image Match)
  • Picture Story(Reference)
  • Speaking Practice(Speaking Task)