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CGI shorts The remote

mermaid72 December 25, 2017

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Task description & scene summary

The students are going to revise the prepositions of place and work with synonyms.
Scene summary:
It's Christmas day. The boy is really excited about his presents. But something is going wrong with the remote.
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2017-12-25, 09:19:51 (GMT+1)

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.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Where is the cat sleeping?

  • on the carpet under the tree
  • on the carpet behind the tree
  • on the carpet in front of the tree

2) Where is the boy?

Fill the gap: There's a boy hiding ________________________ the table.

3)

Put the words in order: the has cat. boy scared The

4) What is mom bringing in?

  • a lamb
  • a turkey
  • a cake

5) What is the boy doing? (more than one answer)

  • chasing the cat
  • running from the cat
  • running after the cat

6) The .....has arrived. (more than one answer)

  • grandma
  • godmother
  • grandmother
  • granny

7)

Fill the gap: The ________________________ has got a big present.

8) What is in the box?

  • a remote controlled robot
  • a remote controlled car
  • a remote controlled monster

9) Where is the cat now?

Fill the gap: The cat is ________________________ the grandma's lap.

10) Grandma is about to take a ....from the table.

  • a fork
  • a glass
  • a cup
  • a plate

11) What does the remote control?

  • a car
  • a cat
  • a wheelchair

12)

Put the words in order: the table. managed walk to to has Grandma

13) The boy can't hear anything.

  • true
  • false

14) What has happened to grandma?

  • she has a turkey on her head
  • she has fallen off her wheelchair
  • the cat has bitten her

15) The boy is getting (more than one answer)

  • happy
  • joyous
  • irritated
  • frustrated
  • fed up

16)

Put the words in order: The the cat flying around room. is

17) Now the boy looks (more than one answer)

  • upset
  • disappointed
  • pleased
  • happy

18) Where is the cat?

Fill the gap: There is a cat inside the ________________________ .

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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Katiuszka
2017-12-26 06:52:50
The task is really good, but is the video suitable for young learners? Rather for adults.
krismedvedeva
2017-12-26 19:21:38
thanks a lot))