HELPING LEARNERS USE CHUNKS COMMUNICATIVELY

 

In this video we talk about how we can help our students use chunks communicatively - we share 4 ideas that have worked well for us in the classroom. We’re using an interactive video quiz in one of our ideas, which you can find here.

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky

iSLCollective teacher trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students watch a video in connection with Easter traditions around the world and answer some questions.
Scene summary:
Some typical Easter traditions from all over the world are shown, along with the meaning of them.
Video length: 3 minutes 51 seconds
Video genre: Documentary film
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2019-04-09, 20:41:20 (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) How often do they roll eggs?

  • every year
  • every 4th year
  • each summer

2) Where are we?

  • at historic grounds
  • at the Pentagon
  • in a long garden

3) Fill in the missing word.

Fill the gap: Every child can ________________________ the egg roll.

4)

Put the words in order: event can an entering into Every online Easter tickets. by child attend lottery this for

5)

Fill the gap: In this tradition, men playfully ________________________ water or ________________________ over women.

6) What effects has sprinkling got?

Answer the question using your own words

7) Where is this tradition from?

  • from Philadelphia
  • from the Philippines
  • from Philips

8)

Put the words in order: Czech and the Republic, playful a perform on In women. whipping boys gentle

9)

Fill the gap: The whips are made of ________________________ and ________________________

10) Where are these houses?

  • in Greece, on the island of Corfu
  • in Greece, on the island of Crete
  • in Great Britain

11)

Put the words in order: with should pots. new crops be New harvested

12)

Fill the gap: Kids dress as ________________________

13) How is this tradition similar to Halloween?

  • The kids dress up as spooky creatures.
  • The kids do tricks.
  • The kids get treats.

14)

Fill the gap: People celebrate by burning "Judas" in several ________________________ countries and parts of ________________________

15) How do you call the figure hanging from the post?

Answer the question using your own words

16)

Fill the gap: The decorated wagon comes from ________________________ Italy.

17) What does the word "ignite' refer to?

  • switch on
  • switch off

18) Find the wrong word!

Correct the wrong word: In Bulgaria, families play an egg hunt to find out who is going to be the most successful family member throughout the year.

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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Petronicek
2020-04-09 10:03:36
thx.