The Minions

InAPinch February 12, 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 short review about the movie, "The Minions" with some silly and fun questions.
Scene summary:
Enjoy the little video that we, the English speakers, put together for you to enjoy!
Video length: 4 minutes 13 seconds
Video genre: Cartoon / tale for kids (e.g. Tom & Jerry, Simon's cat, Peppa Pig, Mr. Bean)
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2019-02-12, 09:31:04 (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) The minions are

  • hungry
  • tired
  • angry
  • sad

2) What do they see?

Put the words in order: see a They pizza.

3) They minions are

  • walking
  • talking
  • running
  • eating

4) Where are the minions going?

Correct the wrong word: The minions are eating into the studio.

5) Point to the eyes.

6) What do the minions have to do?

Fill the gap: The minions have to ________________________

7)

Put the words in order: other little The pushing the minion. are minions

8) What are the minions doing?

  • playing
  • dancing
  • singing

9)

Put the words in order: minions tired The of are singing.

10) Gru and Dru are next to

  • school
  • beach
  • police station

11) They are

  • happy
  • sad
  • tired
  • excicted

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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MrsNichols3
2019-02-13 19:41:20
Love it!! I hope to find more.