"3 Bellezas" is a dark comedy that is excellent for the theme of "La Belleza y La Estética." The movie is available on Amazon Prime for free. This unit packet includes the following:
- Possible Essential Questions for the unit (taken from AP)
- Possible Evaluation suggestions, including a link to a Seminario Socrático as a presentational speaking assessment. A description and rubric of this is also included.
- Four interpretive reading activities with articles related to the movie 3 Bellezas
- Links to videos (in articles) that could be used to emphasize scenes from the movie
- A link to a slideshow (with 96 slides) that is like a "picture book" that students can read aloud in groups to review what they will see and hear in the movie. The language in the slideshow is very comprehensible for level 4+. Along with the description of what happens in the movie, the slideshow includes some quotes from the movie and questions for students to discuss as they talk. This slideshow is free and you can find it here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1xehFMi_Q0EWlD9ELVcolHC9Odx0FAZsPWafhAYBg8kc/edit#slide=id.g1b2d9f0d35_0_326 )
- The text of the slideshow as a cloze activity that students can do for homework after watching segments of the movie