Everyday English: Discussing future plans.

mermaid72 September 16, 2019

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:
The young learners are going to improve their listening skills and practise everyday English.
Scene summary:
This funny short video allows to practise speaking skills as well as listening ones.
Video length: 1 minute 49 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: 2019-09-16, 09:00:26 (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) Are you doing anything ... this weekend?

  • specific
  • super
  • special

2)

Put the words in order: park. theme We're going the to

3)

Fill the gap: ________________________ don't you and Ben ________________________ ,too?

4) I'm not ...

  • certain
  • sure
  • surprised

5)

Put the words in order: to on wants us go Mum shopping Saturday.

6)

Correct the wrong word: That's OK. We're going in Sunday.

7)

Fill the gap: I'd ________________________ to. I'll ________________________ Ben.

8)

Correct the wrong word: Great! Meet you on Sunday.

9)

Put the words in order: We're theme weekend. tell Ben, I this did going a to you? park

10) I can't ...

  • wave
  • wait
  • want

11)

Fill the gap: Cool! I haven't ________________________ a theme park since ________________________ Adventure Planet last summer.

12)

Put the words in order: anything and Megan Are you special? doing

13)

Fill the gap: I'm not sure. Dad ________________________ to ________________________ in the garden.

14) But I find gardening so ...

  • brilliant
  • boring
  • bright

15)

Fill the gap: If I ________________________ I'd make it into a ________________________ pitch.

16)

Correct the wrong word: Then I'd always had to garden.

17) That's a ... idea.

  • good
  • great
  • goofy

18)

Fill the gap: ________________________ don't you ________________________ to a theme park?

19)

Correct the wrong word: We're leaving on Saturday .

20)

Fill the gap: I'd ________________________ to. I'll ________________________ mum and dad.

21)

Put the words in order: special weekend? anything you Are doing this

22)

Fill the gap: Nothing ________________________ a theme park, but ________________________ time, boys.

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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