How old are you?

mermaid72 September 10, 2019

How has the role of video changed in language teaching in the past few years? - Interview with Kieran Donaghy 

Hello from Barcelona, the Film and Video in Language Teaching course, where we recorded a special episode for the iSLCollective video quiz channel. In it we ask Kieran Donaghy of film-english.com, who runs the course, how he views the changes in ELT regarding video in the past few years. 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The very young learners are going to improve their listening skills and practise 'How old are you?'
Scene summary:
It's a short animated story to practise 'How old are you?' and revise numbers as well.
Video length: 1 minute 5 seconds
Video genre: Cartoon / tale for kids (e.g. Tom & Jerry, Simon's cat, Peppa Pig, Mr. Bean)
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: 2019-09-10, 07:33:21 (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) Wow! A .... bird.

  • singing
  • walking
  • talking

2)

Put the words in order: you? are old How

3)

Fill the gap: How ________________________ are you?

4) I am ...

  • four
  • five
  • nine

5) Wow! He is ....

  • clever
  • cute
  • nice

6) ... old are you?

  • How
  • What
  • Who

7) Available over ... years old.

  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

8)

Correct the wrong word: My old sister is eight.

9)

Correct the wrong word: Is he OK?

10) Ha! How ... !

  • silly
  • smart
  • sad

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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