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 fun video with an interesting character and answer questions about the Five senses.
Scene summary:
Dr. Binocs, a fun and interesting character, explains the five senses in a easy to understand format.
Video length: 4 minutes 4 seconds
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2019-06-26, 18:00:05 (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 many senses do we have?

  • Eight
  • Three
  • Five
  • Four

2) Is this correct?

Correct the wrong word: Our five senses are: sight, hearing, smell, sleep and touch.

3)

Fill the gap: Your eyes help you ________________________

4) What helps you hear?

  • Eyes
  • Ears
  • Mouth
  • Music

5) What sense helps you know if something is stinky?

  • Smell
  • Touch
  • Taste
  • Feel

6) What sense helps you know if something is spicy?

  • Peppers
  • Eating
  • Taste
  • Seeing

7) What sense helps you know if something is soft?

  • Hands
  • Teddy Bear
  • Touch
  • Smell

8) Match the body part to the senses.

Match the items:
TasteMouth
TouchEyes
SmellHands
SeeNose

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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AgustinBuffa249
2020-04-28 19:29:47
hi mister
cjosefin
2020-05-26 13:06:58
This is an amazing idea! It's really interactive and I'm the students will love it! Thank you!
claudi1979
2020-05-31 13:57:31
Thanks!
Jasmmine
2021-01-06 03:25:51
Thank you very much.