English with Instagram celebrities

English with Instagram celebrities

Instagram is gaining more and more popularity due to its simplicity and visual attractiveness. Lots of people follow the stars’ accounts on this social network. We have already written how celebrities can help to teach grammar and vocabulary in this article. Such materials can add a fun element to your lessons and encourage learners to be more active. 

Today let’s see how to use celebrities’ Instagram profiles for practicing the language. Here are some possible tasks for pre-intermediate – upper-intermediate students. 

What did you do last week? (Past Simple)

Discussing last weekend or last week using Past Simple has become a traditional task for any warm-up. Not everyone likes talking about themselves and their life can be not as interesting as celebrities’ are. Choose a popular Instagram star and show students their page or a screenshot from i