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Australian ZOO

Margolit December 07, 2017

Task description & scene summary

Checking general comprehension. Students have to answer some open questions or choose the right answer.
Scene summary:
Robert Irwin takes us on a tour of the Australian ZOO that was created by his parents.
Lesson type: Deep listening comprehension - Meaning check ("Do you understand what it means?")
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Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2017-12-07, 10:58:03 (GMT+1)

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iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Who built the ZOO?

Answer the question using your own words

2) What's Robert's favourite animal?

Answer the question using your own words

3) How fast can wombats run?

  • 30 km per hour
  • 40 km per hour
  • 60 km per hour

4) What animals can you find in this part of the ZOO?

  • from south-east Asia
  • from south-west Asia
  • from north-east Asia
  • from north-west Asia

5)

Put the words in order: in next Australian the He's the generation zoo.

6) What do lemurs love to eat?

Answer the question using your own words

7) If the food is not good enough for people, it's not good enough for tortoises, either

  • true
  • false

8) If the food is not good enough for people, it isn't good enough for a tortoise.

  • true
  • false

9)

Fill the gap: Kids ________________________ can visit the Australian Zoo and feed our beautiful giraffes.

10) How much does the rhino weigh?

Answer the question using your own words

11) What's the newest addition to the ZOO?

Answer the question using your own words

12)

Put the words in order: get It's food the the Australian who not the Zoo. in best animals just

13)

Put the words in order: is the Australian wildlife Zoo hospital. This

14) When did they open the hospital?

Answer the question using your own words

15) What happened to this koala?

Answer the question using your own words

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

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