ASSIGN VIDEO QUIZZES AS HOMEWORK

We have great news: from now on you can assign quizzes as homework!

1. Click on "Assign as homework" below the video.

2. Then create a class and you'll get a special video quiz URL (web link) for your class.

3. Send them this link, and you'll be able to see their results and even their specific answers right from this video quiz page (click the Student answers button). Both you and your students will get alerts on iSLCollective about any new activity (e.g. new answers submitted).

See complete guide here.

Please send us any feedback about this new feature to info [at] islcollective [dot] com. We'd love to hear how you like it.

CGI shorts Horse Dad

mermaid72 January 31, 2018

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

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The students are going to improve their listening skills and learn some English idioms like be on the fence, kick the bucket....
Scene summary:
It's a touching movie about family relationship. A young horse called Charlie growth increasingly frustrated by his father until....
Video length: 2 minutes 18 seconds
Video genre: Short film (animated or with human actors)
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-01-31, 11:41:48 (GMT+1)

About the author

DIGITAL CLASSROOM E-BOOK COLLECTION

Check out Digital Classrooms - an eBook Bundle for Language Teachers (Click here) by Nik Peachey, our Advisory Committee member, a special  collection of e-books that will help you teach better with videos.

Also make sure to check out Nik's free e-books: Nik Peachey's free e-books on technology in education.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1)

Put the words in order: English do or Western? better? Dad, which the like you The

2)

Fill the gap: I ________________________ Charlie. I am on the fence.

3) I'm on the fence means ...

  • I can't make a decision when presented with two options.
  • I like climbing fences
  • I can't stand fences

4) Get ... the fence.

  • on
  • off
  • by

5)

Put the words in order: there. were I over wish we

6)

Put the words in order: on other grass is side. greener the The always

7) The grass is always greener on the other side means ...

  • it's better for grass to change sides.
  • somebody is in a better situation than you.
  • the grass can be greener only in shades.

8)

Fill the gap: I'm ________________________ saying it.

9)

Put the words in order: bucket. on! Come Say it! kicked I the

10) Dad, you are so ...

  • lovely.
  • lazy.
  • lame.

11) To kick the bucket means ...

  • to die.
  • to drive somebody crazy.
  • to behave bad.

12)

Put the words in order: a different is a Now horse colour. of that

13) The idiom "The horse of a different colour" means ...

  • horses often change colours.
  • something completely different.
  • something needs to be coloured.

14) Charlie feels really ... ( More than one right answer)

  • sad.
  • gloomy.
  • miserable.
  • merry.
  • blue.
  • upset

15) What is Charlie doing?

  • Screaming.
  • Crying.
  • Laughing
  • whistling

16)

Put the words in order: the some fence Charlie with broken to about fix is glue.

17)

Fill the gap: Dad, I ________________________ you died.

18)

Put the words in order: sticks always together. Family

19)

Fill the gap: I ________________________ you son.

About the author

DIGITAL CLASSROOM E-BOOK COLLECTION

Check out Digital Classrooms - an eBook Bundle for Language Teachers (Click here) by Nik Peachey, our Advisory Committee member, a special  collection of e-books that will help you teach better with videos.

Also make sure to check out Nik's free e-books: Nik Peachey's free e-books on technology in education.

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roreyco
2018-02-01 18:09:25
Thanks a lot!