Describe people

Katetrue March 13, 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:
Students have to answer questions and gap fill related to physical descriptions.
Scene summary:
Several scenes from the animated movie "Inside out". It's about a girl who has different emotions throughout her life.
Video length: 1 minute 39 seconds
Video genre: Cartoon / tale for kids (e.g. Tom & Jerry, Simon's cat, Peppa Pig, Mr. Bean)
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
First published: 2019-03-13, 04:53:29 (GMT+1)

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)

Fill the gap: She has got ________________________ hair

2) He has no hair

3) She is tall and has blue hair

4) She has long brown hair

5) She has short green hair

6)

Put the words in order: He brown short hair has

7)

Correct the wrong word: They are in the bathroom

8)

Put the words in order: He big red eyes has

9)

Put the words in order: blue She has eyes big

10) What toy can you see?

  • ball
  • doll
  • teddy bear
  • puppet

11) Tap the purple shoes

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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aleksandra345
2019-03-14 10:27:28
Thank you, great way to practice describing people apperance! <3