LEVEL: C1, C2
1)Physical Traits: Eyes/Blonde/Curly/Hair/Mouth/Moustache
2)Special features: Hat/Eyebrows/Scar above…/Nose/Birthmark/Glasses
3)Family: Lives with…/Partner/Relationship/2 sons/Single/Divorced
Divide the students in 4 groups, assign one dice of the Profile Collection to each group. Once the students roll the dice, they must complete the information that appears and create a sentence, using the name assigned by the teacher(Mrs. Smith). With the sentences from the 4 groups, the teacher writes a profile.
According to what the 1st group said: Mrs Smith has curly HAIR but she wears a bun.
According to what the 2nd group said: Mrs Smith always wears bright and vintage GLASSES.
According to what the 3rd group said: Mrs. Smith is married, and has 2 grown SONS who don’t live with her.
According to what the 4th group said : Mrs. Smith visits the park every week to go HIKING or take the dog for a walk.
Each group will have to create a profile using the information of each dice (4 dice).
When the teacher collects all 4 profiles, she will reassign a profile for each group. Once each group has a new profile, they will have to write a biography based on the profile they received.
Contents, verb tenses, structures and level of difficulty will be set by the teacher.
Create a story or a context in which the person´s profile is needed (A mystery story, a crime investigation, etc).
Write a newspaper article about it.
Write the interview between a prívate detective or police officer with the person whose profile the students are working with.
Write an interview in a TV chat show in which this person appears as a celebrity.