If I were a boy

diana_jmz January 30, 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:
A variety of questions around a music video by Beyonce, asking about what someone might do.
Scene summary:
The music video is about what might happen if someone woke up as the opposite sex.
Video length: 4 minutes 33 seconds
Video genre: Music video
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
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Student types:
Grammar:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2019-01-30, 04:41:25 (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)

Fill the gap: If I ________________________ a boy

2) If one day you woke up and were the opposite sex, what’s the first thing you would do?

Answer the question using your own words

3) I ______ out of bed in the morning

  • 'll roll
  • roll
  • 'd roll

4)

Put the words in order: with beer chase Drink guys girls and the after

5)

Find the extra word: I think that I could understand

6)

Put the words in order: destroyed one wanted lose had you everything when he's taken and got the granted for you you you 'cause

7)

Correct the wrong word: It's a much too late for you to come back

8)

Correct the wrong word: Think I'd forget you like that

9)

Correct the wrong word: But you are only a boy

10) Is there anything that girls 'take for granted'?

Answer the question using your own words

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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davest
2019-01-31 19:31:05
great excercise