Hotel Transylvania Dracula vs the Kraken Scene

tanianiania August 05, 2022
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:
General understanding checking, Present and Past Simple, Present Continuous practice
Scene summary:
Octopus is trying to destroy Dracula and all monsters woken up by the sounds of destruction music
Video length: 5 minutes 2 seconds
Lesson type: Mixed practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License
First published: 2022-08-05, 09:22:20 (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 are monsters feeling?

  • They are happy
  • They are scared
  • They are sleepy

2) What will the old man do?

  • He will sing and dance
  • He will do beatboxing
  • He will play music

3) What happened to the underwater monster?

  • He woke up
  • He didn’t wake up
  • He didn’t hear the music

4) How is the octopus monster feeling?

  • He is excited
  • He is calm
  • He is angry

5) What is the octopus doing?

  • He is destroying the monster Castle
  • He is playing with monsters

6) What is everybody doing?

  • Everybody is dancing
  • Everybody is running

7) What does Dracula say?

Fill the gap: It has to ________________________ now!

8) Will the octopus kill Dracula?

  • Yes, he will eat Dracula
  • No, Dracula will win

9) Zing is like …

  • true love
  • true glove

10) Will they survive?

  • Yes, they will
  • No, they won’t

Vocabulary list

  • To Destroy: To break into pieces
  • To do beatboxing: To make music with your mouth
  • To wake up: To stop sleeping
  • To survive: To not die, to live

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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JennaF1286
2022-08-06 14:03:45
This is such a great lesson, thank you so much! I can't wait to use it, my students will absolutely love it!