Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Posted by Speakeasy News > Monday 14 November 2016 > Ready to Use

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the first episode of a new five-film series by Harry Potter author JK Rowling, is set in 1926 New York and features both Segregation and Prohibition. Our A2 downloadable resource will enable your pupils to find out about the new film and understand the connection with the Harry Potter series, and let you to slip in some Anglophone culture whilst pupils think they're discussing a fantasy film!

Vocabulary and structures

  • Verb forms:
    verb tenses: simple past and simple present
    expressions of the future
    contracted forms
  • Qualifying adjectives
  • Narrating a story without giving the ending away
  • Culture: popular Anglophone books and films


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