How to Make a Lesson ~ Procedures                                                             Print Role Plays: .docx / .doc


1)   To begin with, as a class, in groups, in pairs, look up, talk about, and practice the role play vocabulary

2)   Then, fill in the blanks according to the topic (assisted by students, the teacher, and the internet)

3)   After that, as a class, in groups, or in pairs, practice the role plays you have created

4)   Next, try to make variations in your responses (remember role plays doní»t have to be true)

5)   Finally, perform your role play in front of the class with a partner or several partners

       (Challenge yourself by performing the role play with no written cues. Enjoy the process)

~ Contents ~ Basic Text Talk ~ Topic 13 ~ Talking About Movies ~

Talk ~ Role Play


A) When did you last go to the cinema/the movie theater?


B) Letí»s see, _______________________________________________ .


A) How often do you see a movie at the theater?


B) About once/twice/three times a month/year. (Every ____ months/years).


A) What kind of snacks do you like to buy when you go there?


B) Well, ______________________________ when I go there.


A) Do you ever go to the cinema with a friend?


B1) Yes, I do. I ___________________________________ .

B2) No I doní»t. (Extra Q: Why not?)


A) Which cinema do you usually go to? Where is it located?


B) I usually/sometimes/always go _______________________ .


A) What is it like? How many screens does it have? Is it crowded? Describe it.


B) Well, _________________________________________________ .


A) What do you like to do after you see a movie?


B) I ____________________________________________________ .


A) Tell me your favorite kind of movie, I mean like dramas, bios, thrillers...


B) Well, I like  _____________________________________________ .


A) Do you have a favorite movie or actor?


B) Let me see... I ____________________________________________ .

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TLW ~ Basic English ~ Role Plays and Structures

Pre-Talk ~ Time Clauses ~ Print: .docx /.doc


Before/After/When: Wh + verb + before/after/when + object


Example questions:


Q1: Where do you go when you have free time? 

Q2: What do you do after you have breakfast?

Q3: What do you prepare before you go hiking? 

Q4: How long do you exercise when you work out? 

Q5: What did you do after you got home yesterday?

Q6: Who do you meet when you want to have coffee? 

Q7: What do you buy when you want a snack?

Q8: What do you pack before you take a trip? 

Q9: How long do you sleep when you take a nap? 

Q10: What will you do after you get home today?


Extra: Using doubt or uncertainty


I doní»t know. I/We might ______ before/after/when _______ . 


Make some of your own questions using this formíŽ