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:
Listening comprehension, fill in the gap, multiple choice questions about the song lyrics or action sequence in the video.
Scene summary:
A series of scenes from the movie Moana set to the music Fight song sung by Rachel Platten.
Video source: Moana || Fight Song
Video length: 3 minutes 21 seconds
Lesson type: Mixed practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2018-05-04, 23:18:58 (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)

Fill the gap: Like a small boat on the ocean sending big ________________________ into motion.

2) I might only have one match but I can make an ...

  • fire
  • drum solo
  • explosion

3) Where was the child?

  • The child was in the boat.
  • The child were in the boat.
  • The child are in the boat.

4) What was she doing?

  • She was dancing.
  • She was pushing the boat into the water.
  • She was pulling the boat.
  • She were pushing the boat into the water.

5) What was Moana doing?

  • She were rowing the boat.
  • She was rowing the boat.
  • She are rowing the boat.

6) Moana was looking at the...

  • Island
  • City
  • Boat

7) Moana jumped into the ...

  • sand
  • mud
  • water

8) Moana was giving Maui his...

  • dinner.
  • money.
  • magical fish hook.

9) Maui was turning into a ...

  • bird
  • fish
  • octopus

10)

Fill the gap: The ________________________ chose me.

11) What was Moana doing?

  • Moana was surfing.
  • Moana were sailing.
  • Moana was sailing.

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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LuisFernandoAvila
2018-05-05 14:23:16
thank you teacher the task was very fun and easy
JonathanFernando
2018-05-05 15:00:57
I thought it was a very entertaining video
JeaSch
2018-05-06 11:13:01
Nice video and questions!
YolandaFB
2018-05-06 17:35:56
It's great this video activity. Thanks a lot!!
feknanda
2018-05-06 21:26:38
thanks
feknanda
2018-05-06 21:26:40
thanks
feknanda
2018-05-06 21:26:41
thanks
feknanda
2018-05-06 21:26:42
thanks
Bobmarleylover
2019-02-24 19:15:48
Thx
teacherleo69
2020-07-22 15:23:10
I like this way to practice english thank you so much for sharing your video.
monikastan
2021-01-13 12:10:07
That was amazing! Thank you! Greetings from Poland!
tama.olivos
2021-02-02 02:10:53
thank you for sharing!
elizabethtoribio
2021-03-18 14:53:03
Thank you for share this video, it´s awasome
kubralka
2021-04-12 10:27:21
thnx
elifcetin5
2021-04-22 15:48:00
Thank you soo much! Perfectt!