BRAVE GRETA THUNBERG!!!

yanaet12 February 11, 2019

How has the role of video changed in language teaching in the past few years? - Interview with Kieran Donaghy 

Hello from Barcelona, the Film and Video in Language Teaching course, where we recorded a special episode for the iSLCollective video quiz channel. In it we ask Kieran Donaghy of film-english.com, who runs the course, how he views the changes in ELT regarding video in the past few years. 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Watch and try to understand the speech of Greta Thunberg, an environmental hero.
Scene summary:
Greta Thunberg condemns the World's inaction on climate change at UN Climate Change COP24 conference.
Video length: 3 minutes 30 seconds
Video genre: Viral video (usually a home-made video that became super popular)
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2019-02-11, 18:02:35 (GMT+1)

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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) Greta is ____________.

  • Swedish
  • Swiss
  • Scottish

2)

Fill the gap: You are never to small to ________________________ a difference.

3)

Put the words in order: a is mess! Our in planet

4)

Fill the gap: I care about climate justice and the ________________________ planet.

5) It is the sufferings of the many _________ pay for the luxuries of the few.

  • that
  • whose
  • where
  • which

6)

Fill the gap: You are stealing the ________________________ of your children.

7)

Put the words in order: to are maybe system itself. And so change system solutions impossible should the we the if find, within

8)

Fill the gap: The real ________________________ belongs to the people.

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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2019-04-29 16:56:45
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THIS VIDEO AND THE LESSON IN IT! IT IS GREAT!
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2019-06-21 00:57:01
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2019-09-20 23:35:03
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vivianita
2019-09-20 23:35:04
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2019-09-21 08:45:23
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