😊 Lessons we’ve made about this topic:
– Back in Time: Reunions

A2 Level (Elementary)

  1. What does nostalgia mean to you?
  2. Can you name an old song that makes you feel nostalgic?
  3. Do you have a favorite childhood toy? Describe it.
  4. What old TV show or movie do you love?
  5. Do you like looking at old photos? Why?
  6. What is a happy memory from your childhood?
  7. Are there old games you used to play that you miss?
  8. Do you have something old that you keep because it’s special?
  9. What foods make you feel nostalgic?
  10. Do you prefer new things or old things? Why?
  11. Is there a place you visited as a child that you miss?
  12. What were you like as a child?
  13. Do you have a favorite story from when you were younger?
  14. Are there traditions from the past you still enjoy?
  15. What is something you did as a child but don’t do anymore?
  16. Who was your best friend growing up? Tell us about them.
  17. What was your favorite thing to do in the summer as a child?
  18. Do you still listen to music from when you were younger?
  19. Have you kept any clothes from when you were little?
  20. What was your favorite subject in school when you were younger?

B1 Level (Intermediate)

  1. Discuss how music can trigger nostalgic feelings.
  2. Share a memory that makes you feel nostalgic.
  3. How do holidays bring nostalgic feelings?
  4. Discuss the nostalgia associated with traditional clothing or costumes.
  5. How do certain smells or scents make you nostalgic?
  6. What old technology do you miss using?
  7. How has your hometown changed since you were a child?
  8. Discuss the feeling of revisiting your old school.
  9. How do family traditions contribute to nostalgia?
  10. What are some famous nostalgic symbols in your culture?
  11. Discuss the role of storytelling in sharing nostalgic memories.
  12. How does nostalgia influence fashion trends?
  13. Discuss the experience of meeting an old friend after many years.
  14. How do changing seasons evoke nostalgic feelings?
  15. What places are you nostalgic about?
  16. Discuss the impact of social media on nostalgia.
  17. How does nostalgia affect our perception of the past?
  18. What are some nostalgic activities you would like to revisit?
  19. Discuss the concept of nostalgia in movies and books.
  20. How can nostalgia be both positive and negative?

B2 Level (Upper Intermediate)

  1. Analyze the role of nostalgia in shaping cultural identity.
  2. Debate the importance of preserving historical landmarks for nostalgic value.
  3. Discuss how nostalgia influences consumer behavior.
  4. Explore the concept of nostalgia in art and literature.
  5. Analyze the psychological effects of nostalgia on well-being.
  6. Debate whether nostalgia is more about the past or the present.
  7. Discuss the role of nostalgia in marketing and advertising.
  8. Explore how nostalgia impacts fashion and design trends.
  9. Analyze the relationship between nostalgia and language.
  10. Discuss the concept of homesickness as a form of nostalgia.
  11. Explore the role of nostalgia in political narratives.
  12. Analyze the influence of nostalgia on music and entertainment.
  13. Discuss the intergenerational aspects of nostalgia.
  14. Explore the concept of retro-futurism in design and culture.
  15. How does nostalgia influence the preservation of intangible cultural heritage?
  16. Discuss the impact of globalization on nostalgic traditions.
  17. Analyze the role of nostalgia in urban planning and architecture.
  18. Explore the concept of collective nostalgia and its impact on society.
  19. Discuss the potential of nostalgia in healing and therapy.
  20. Analyze the role of nostalgia in the resurgence of traditional crafts.

C1 Level (Advanced)

  1. Critically analyze the concept of nostalgia in postmodern culture.
  2. Explore the intersection of nostalgia and memory in personal identity.
  3. Discuss the role of nostalgia in shaping national narratives.
  4. Analyze the impact of technological advancement on societal nostalgia.
  5. Evaluate the influence of nostalgia on contemporary political movements.
  6. Discuss the role of nostalgia in the evolution of language.
  7. Explore the ethical implications of commercializing nostalgia.
  8. Analyze the role of nostalgia in collective memory and cultural preservation.
  9. Discuss the influence of nostalgia on artistic expression and innovation.
  10. Evaluate the role of nostalgia in shaping future cultural trends.

C2 Level (Proficiency)

  1. Critique the notion of nostalgia as a cultural phenomenon.
  2. Explore the dialectical relationship between nostalgia and cultural evolution.
  3. Debate the role of nostalgia in shaping and reshaping historical understanding.
  4. Analyze the representation of nostalgia in global cinema and literature.
  5. Discuss the paradoxes inherent in nostalgic yearning.
  6. Explore the implications of digital nostalgia in the age of information.
  7. Critically assess the role of nostalgia in identity politics.
  8. Debate the impact of nostalgic narratives on collective consciousness.
  9. Analyze the interplay between nostalgia and the commodification of culture.
  10. Explore the influence of nostalgia on the formation of future-oriented ideologies.