ESL Speaking and Writing Exercise: Story Analysis

Here is an exceptional video with a simple story that is great for an ESL speaking and writing activity.

ESL Speaking Activity

Watch the video. Summarize the story. Discuss the meaning of the story.

Analysis: Use De Bono’s 6 Thinking Hats to understand the story from a variety of perspectives.

a Decade from Treehouse on Vimeo.


A second video worth watching is a Japanese production about the future. It is full of terrific symbolism.

That video can be found here: esl video-blind.

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