Liz and Kelly, Babysitters from the film, looking at a large book in Babysitters' HQ.

A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting

Posted by Speakeasy News > Monday 18 October 2021 > Ready to Use

This Netflix adaptation of a book for teenagers uses all the Halloween paraphernalia: pumpkins, witches and monsters, among which the vile Grand Guignol is planning to steal children’s nightmares to unleash them upon the world. But the members of the Order of Babysitters are determined to stop him. When young Jacob is kidnapped by the villains, his babysitter Kelly calls them for help. This A2 worksheet is based on the official trailer.

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Vocabulary and grammar

  • physical description
  • terror-related vocabulary
  • Halloween vocabulary
  • expressing purpose


  • nightmare, creature, frightening, reassure...