The story "E.T." not only exams friendships but also the celebration of Halloween. Its general plot usually gives teachers the opportunity to use this lesson plan year-around.. Because it is a story about a boy becoming friends with an alien, several activities can be used with the theme of "Friendship."This lesson plan can be used for all grade levels (1-12) with changes made according to age group. The lessons are also appropriate for bilingual or ESL, EFL,ELD, with changes according to the English language ability. Classes of adult students may find this lesson interesting when changes are made for the understanding of holidays, other cultures, life styles, and handling conflicts. Many writing or speech activities may be incorporated into the lessons. The activities listed in the lesson plans suit the home schooling environment.