HELPING LEARNERS USE CHUNKS COMMUNICATIVELY

 

In this video we talk about how we can help our students use chunks communicatively - we share 4 ideas that have worked well for us in the classroom. We’re using an interactive video quiz in one of our ideas, which you can find here.

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky

iSLCollective teacher trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Multiple choice questions with answers using past simple verbs both regular and irregular forms.
Scene summary:
Adele is singing her hit song "Someone like you. The lyrics contains several past simple words.
Video length: 4 minutes 45 seconds
Video genre: Music video
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2018-05-23, 18:50:58 (GMT+1)
About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) I ... that you're...

  • hear
  • heard
  • heared

2) I heard that you're ... down,

  • settle
  • settles
  • settled

3) That you ... a girl

  • find
  • found
  • finded

4) and you're ... now.

  • marry
  • married
  • marrying

5) I ... that your dreams

  • heard
  • hear
  • hears

6) I heard that your dreams ... true

  • come
  • came
  • comed

7) Guess she ... you things

  • gave
  • give
  • gived

8) But I ... stay away

  • could
  • couldn't
  • can't

9) I had .... you see my face

  • hoped
  • hope
  • hoping

10) ... that you'd be ... that for me, it isn't over.

  • reminder
  • remind
  • reminded

11) Don't forget me I ..., I remember you ....

  • begged, say
  • beg, said
  • ask, say

12) Only yesterday ... the time of our lives.

  • is
  • was
  • were

13) we ... born and ...

  • were, raised
  • was, raise
  • were, rose

14) Regrets and mistakes, they're memories ...

  • Made
  • Make
  • Maked

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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ewawastesson
2018-05-23 17:00:26
***Music is what makes my students love the English lessons / a million thanks from Stockholm ****
bearon5thAve
2018-05-24 00:50:38
wow! love it
PaullaV3125102009
2020-04-08 23:15:41
Is wunderfull this song,is very nice
isaacpico25nu21
2020-04-13 01:59:30
Isaac Pico sexto B No 25
CATALINA011210
2020-04-14 00:16:39
IS VERY GOOD FABIAN ERAZO SEXTO B LISTA 12
RodrigoMEX
2020-10-02 05:38:31
THANK YOU!
ozzarben
2020-11-12 10:13:50
Thanks a lot.
JuCeMonPa73
2021-02-15 21:41:47
It s very nice learning with music, Thanks a lot from LA
Asha_blu
2022-08-12 14:01:58
Perfect!