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:
WH questions and some gap fill, re order some scrambled sentences and do some listening.
Scene summary:
Ferdinand is presenting himself and showing us around the town he lives. we have to answer some multiple choice questions.
Video length: 2 minutes 40 seconds
Video genre: Film trailer
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-01-26, 15:20:17 (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) What is he doing?

  • He is smelling the flowers.
  • He smells flowers.
  • He has eating the flowers.
  • He is drinking the flowers.

2) Where is he?

  • He is in the town centre.
  • He is in the countryside.
  • He is in Italy.
  • He is in a farm.

3) How is he walking? (More than two right answers)

  • Fast.
  • Carefully.
  • Slowly.
  • Early.

4) What time of the day is it now?

  • Night time.
  • Evening.
  • Morning.

5) When is the film coming out?

  • At Christmas.
  • At halloween.
  • At new year's eve.

6) Why is he in the stadium?

  • To fight against the bullfighter.
  • To watch a match.
  • To play football.

7) What is he going to do?

Put the words in order: is his hit the barrel with to he horns going

8) What scared Ferdinand?

  • A lion.
  • A mouse.
  • A china shop.
  • A rabbit.
  • His mom

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

Comments

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magadk12
2018-03-22 23:37:19
Love it!
Ms.Sabah
2018-10-20 16:12:53
wooooow!! thank you sooooooooooooooooo much!
lwhisby
2019-10-18 13:43:35
Thanks so much for making this available free of charge! My son is on the autism spectrum and he has a hard time understanding wh questions so this worksheet helps a lot. Many thanks and blessings to you!