Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Reading comprehension about Andy Warhol. I expect students to focus on the listening. They would have to predict the content, exercise their memory and give their opinion about art.
Scene summary:
we get to know about his personal life, curiosities and his professional career.
Video length: 7 minutes 1 second
Video genre: N/A
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2017-11-04, 22:01:43 (GMT+1)
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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."

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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Who is he talking about?

Answer the question using your own words

2) How many sisters did Andy have?

  • three
  • two
  • none

3) What do you think "a helicopter mom" means?

Answer the question using your own words

4) What were his hobbies while he was sick in bed?

  • sketching
  • knitting
  • listening to music
  • watching films
  • sleeping

5) Andy did better than his classmates...

Fill the gap: Andy ________________________ his classmates.

6) He made 0.25 cents a pop means...

  • very easily
  • each one
  • he was popular

7) Do you think this painting is groundbreaking or dreadful? Justify your answer.

Answer the question using your own words

8) What did he snag with Glamour magazine?

Fill the gap: He snagged a great ________________________

9) Why did he change his name?

  • because a newspaper article dropped it
  • because it was shorter
  • he liked the typo mistake he found on an article

10) Order the words to make a sentence.

Put the words in order: first a of pop fitness collage advertisement surgery. was art facial food, His and

11) Why did Andy love to use wigs?

Answer the question using your own words

12) How many Campbells soups did Andy hang around a gallery?

Fill the gap: He hanged ________________________ Campbells soups.

13) What is pop art?

Put the words in order: encompasses celebrities. Pop comics art cars, and

14) Why did the actress shoot Andy?

  • she was jealous
  • Andy had stolen her car
  • she wanted to promote her career

15) In his oxidation paintings, Andy mixed metal paints and ...

  • acid in urine
  • Coke
  • poo
  • lemonade

16) When did he undergo gallbladder surgery?

Answer the question using your own words

17) How old was Andy when he died?

Fill the gap: He died at the early age of ________________________

Vocabulary list

  • "meek": shy, humble
  • "to snag": slang. catch, obtain
  • "groundbreaking": revolutionary, innovative

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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MacMo
2017-11-05 06:13:29
Thanks
Rayfrancesc
2017-11-05 20:59:24
Thanks
mangymoo
2018-01-07 10:45:47
will be useful for my English learners who are studying art. Many thanks!
LearnItTown
2018-03-10 11:18:22
Great job
batiz78
2018-10-29 10:49:15
great! thanks!
karaliene
2019-02-10 09:54:35
Inspirational! Thank you!
lilli69
2019-10-08 20:36:41
Thanks