Molly marching determinedly away from her parents, Rocky and Ginger.

Wallace, Gromit and Chicken Run 2

Posted by Speakeasy News > Tuesday 23 January 2024 > Ready to Use Shine Bright Collège

While the Cartoon Museum in London is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the classic Aardman Animations film The Wrong Trousers, starring the inimitable Wallace and Gromit, a sequel to Chicken Run was released by Netflix on 15 December. A good opportunity for teachers to work on stop-motion animation films and familiar characters.

Vocabulary and grammar

  • museum, exhibition, celebrate, anniversary vs birthday
  • meticulous, patient, tiny
  • opposites (impossible, impenetrable)
  • humorous, frightening
  • ordinals, dates
  • present, preterite, expressing the future
  • passive (was made)


  • Wallace, wrong, trousers…
  • Stress in museum, celebrate, anniversary, meticulous, animated, impossible, impenetrable, electric, exploding…

Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget
is available on Netflix.

Wallace and Gromit The Wrong Trousers Turns 30
The Cartoon Museum, London
Till 16 April, 2024

The cover of Shine Bright 4e textbook with teenagers running under a frieze of monuments from the English-speaking world.Aardman Animation is based in Bristol, and features in Shine Bright 4e Snapfile 7 Arty Bristol.