Can you really tell if a kid is lying?

I_am_Katherine February 05, 2018

Filter Bubbles by ESL Brains - Anna’s favourite video quizzes EP 05

In this episode we are showcasing a video quiz by our user ESL Brains, a great blog written by two English teachers who produce lesson plans around hot topics that will be relevant for most of the adult students you teach. Apart from showing you parts of the quiz, we will also give you a quick tour of the ESL Brains blog and say what we particularly like about their lesson plans - and talk about our shared mission! :)

The original video quiz can be found here on our site: 

And here is the full lesson plan on the ESL Brains blog: 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Deep listening comprehension with open questions and true/false tasks for pre-intermediate or intermediate students.
Scene summary:
Are children poor liars? Do you think you can easily detect their lies? Developmental researcher Kang Lee studies what happens physiologically to children when they lie.
Video length: 9 minutes 10 seconds
Video genre: Edu video or lecture, (e.g. amateur educational video, TedEd, TED talk)
Lesson type: Deep listening comprehension - Meaning check ("Do you understand what it means?")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-02-05, 07:41:22 (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) Why is this the most honest group of people he’s ever met?

Answer the question using your own words

2) What is the point of this joke?

Answer the question using your own words

3) According to this, adults can easily detect children’s lies.

  • True
  • False

4) What is the point of this guessing game?

Answer the question using your own words

5) What is the crucial question?

Answer the question using your own words

6) Lying is really a typical part of development.

  • True
  • False

7) Explain, please, the first ingredient of ability to lie.

Answer the question using your own words

8) Explain, please, the second ingredient of ability to lie

Answer the question using your own words

9) How do you think, who lied?

  • Child #1
  • Child #2

10) What emotions are children experiencing when they lie?

Answer the question using your own words

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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cinzia67
2018-02-05 17:46:31
thanks, very interesting
tantana
2018-02-06 14:09:28
Thanks a lot!!!
tantana
2018-02-06 14:09:31
Thanks a lot!!!