Thursday, 1 September 2016

VIDEO RESOURCES FOR EFL TEACHERS AND STUDENTS

Hello there!
Here you have a list of links of great (short) videos with subtitles in English about cultural topics to use in your classes (levels A1-B1) or for students to practise at home!
Enjoy!

(And thanks to Loescher for making and sharing them)

LOESCHER ENGLISH CORNER
1.1  JOBS   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vSi18Cm4Xy0 (2:49 with sub) (journalists, shop-assistants at charity shops, builders,
1.2  ANIMALS   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIMaZ8sz-_8 (1: 57 with sub) (pets and charity shops)
1.3  THE ROYAL FAMILY   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ks_baTuL4Pw (3: 11 with sub) (especially the Queen)
1.4  FOOD AT SCHOOL   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzW_maQrB7s (1:35 with sub)
1.5 DAILY ROUTINE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RP1AL2DU6vQ (1:47 with sub) (daily life of a 17 years old guy in London)
1.6 MULTICULTURAL BRITAIN http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMn2CfQWuhM (1:29 with sub) (Borough Market in London, Chinatown, Brick Lane – mostly about food)
1.7 LONDON SIGHTSEEING http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFRR0zC70-0 (2:54 with sub)
1.8 YOUNG PEOPLE AND THEIR FREE TIME http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=akZrk7jF5Jo (2:13 with sub) (interviews with different people)
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2.1 YOUNG PEOPLE AND FASHION http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvovLPbrxC8 (2:38 with sub) (shopping style)
2.2 LONDON TRANSPORT http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGRYhHduX8o (2:46 with sub) (taxis, bicycles, double deckers, the tube,
2.3 GREETINGS CARDS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWm8aHbpXLg (2:29 with sub)
2.4 SPORTS IN THE UK http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=is1TnRNVJFc (2:33 with sub) (cricket,  rounders and other more common sports)
2.5 POCKET MONEY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBXMTQ3iBZQ (1:57 with sub) (How much they get, how they spend it, do they save it)
2.6 SCHOOLS IN BRITAIN http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUlpLXpB_dg (2:42 with sub)
2.8 FESTIVITIES AND SPECIAL OCCASIONS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLPemY6Te1c (2:14 with sub) (interviews with different people)
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3.1 SPORTS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GrDOUd5Vabw (1:41 with sub) (rowing)
3.2 THE ENVIRONMENT http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWyPXZdhVKo (2:09 with sub) (sustainable community experiment)
3.3 CINEMA AND THEATRE IN LONDON  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=en2_IR2aR7g (1:59 with sub)
3.4 FRIENDS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hClrIVv4eI (2:26 with sub) (best friends, how they are, things in common, qualities, boys and girls)
3.5 HEALTHY FOOD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FciXmsGW3D8 (2:51 with sub) (Borough Market London, organic food, interviews)

LOESCHER VOICING CULTURE
BRITISH MUSEUM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9V24DlgTDk (2:59 with sub)
CHARITIES  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1xc9DpihPAY (2:41 with sub) (charity shops and charities: OXFAM,YMCA, DOGS TRUST, RSPCA)
LONDON  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeAOxO9NXy4 (2:52 with sub) (monuments, landmarks, transport)
PARKS AND SPORTS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A8SMyNimEb4 (cricket, rounders, punting, croquet and interviews)
ROYAL FAMILY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fI2aNznTa8Y ( 3:43 with sub) (Queen’s birthday)
SEASIDE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXf4_1Eex2c (2:47 with sub) (Brighton)

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKzD9fAyD_Y
LOESCHER IDEAS AND EMOTIONS
IMMIGRATION http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHXTDu8xaI8 (4.48 with sub)
TECHNOLOGY FOR COMMUNICATION http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWPY_BA4FKU (5:17 with sub)
NEW SOLUTIONS TO ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY  (4:26 with sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHXTDu8xaI8 (sustainable community experiment)
DEMOCRACY AT SCHOOL http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmGSVcNtAP8 (4:39 NO SUB)
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And here you have a few more (older) videos.
Some have subtitles, some don't.

ESL VIDEOS
- An introduction to Britain https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lm4T_jfj564 (1/8 ESL video) (4:44 with sub)
- Work in Britain (1/8 ESL video) (4:58 NO sub)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QP7f2iVODYY
- Schools in Britain (2/8 ESL video) (6:08 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psrhLqynneo

- Holidays in Britain (ESL video) ( 4: 52 NO sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HfmlzbXLhLs
- Food in Britain (3/8 ESL video) (4:34 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7DPFYEd-6IU
Animals in Britain (3/8 ESL video) (6:23 NO sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ijffg7YN1J8
- Homes in Britain (4/8 ESL video) (5:25 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dx6M5O8SOZY
- Media in Britain (4/8 ESL video) (4:40 NO sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZZnCobtbzc
- Sports in Britain (5/8 ESL video) (4:45 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7slweZWNV5A
- Leisure in Britain (5/8 ESL video) (4:45 NO sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNAiFqtWVUM
- Festivals in Britain (6/8 ESL video) (5:25 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_A8SlDIwG3A
- The environment in Britain (6/8 ESL video) (5:26 NO sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Q2OuTuHF6w
Pop in Britain (7/8 ESL video) ( 6:22with sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExEmiHRWhAo
- Health in Britain (7/8 ESL video) ( 4:14 NO sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qr1pu_T1Es
- About London (8/8 ESL video) (5:50 with sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikssjG1GYqU
- Law and Order in Britain (8/8 ESL video) (4:56 NO sub) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8_SwCiDMLw

More videos

Halloween (This is Britain) (4.47 sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSsPTSMWoJE 

School (This is Britain) (5:54 sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMUJKH1fFF0 

Food (This is Britain) (5:28)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKbIilKwJwg

This is London (9.13 sub)  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2WQBD6nNY4 

Bonfire night ( 4:22 some sub) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcyXMLz3fK0 

Christimas (8.10 subs) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzSGEeaYvJc 

St Patrick's https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmNc-NTfmPc


5 comments:

  1. Son contentissima di averti scoperto. Ti aggiungo e anche io dovrei avere "followers" da qualche parte...
    I links mi servono per i miei stupils (parola inventata da me...)

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  2. hey how cool is this link?!? i didn't know about this second blog of yours, lots of nice tips!

    thanks, i'll make good use of them :)

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    1. Thanks! Since I was using all these videos in my classes and wasting time looking for the right one everytime, I just thought I needed to have them all together on one page and here they are, for all of us to enjoy!

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  3. Great! Thank you!

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  4. Tanti auguri. Mi dispiace, ma ho dimenticatto la lingua

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