Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Identify the correct modal verbs (might, can/can't, could/couldn't, must/mustn't)
Scene summary:
Birds deliver babies from clouds to Earth. One cloud makes particularly difficult babies to deliver.
Video source: Party Cloud Full Moive
Video length: 5 minutes 36 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Vocabulary:
Grammar:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-03-06, 21:10:23 (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) The birds ... carry baby animals.

  • must
  • might
  • can
  • can't

2) The birds ... go and bring more babies.

  • musn't
  • might
  • could
  • couldn't

3) The clouds ... make new babies.

  • must
  • can
  • can't
  • might

4) The birds ... take the babies to their new homes.

  • could
  • musn't
  • must
  • might

5) This cloud ... make cute baby animals.

  • must
  • mustn't
  • can
  • can't

6) The bird finally ... deliver the baby alligator.

  • can
  • can't
  • could
  • musn't

7) The bird ... be hurt.

  • can
  • must
  • musn't
  • might

8) The animal ... be harmless.

  • can
  • mustn't
  • might

9) The bird ... deliver the baby shark.

  • must
  • can
  • couldn't
  • could

10) The bird ... deliver for other clouds, otherwise his cloud will get angry.

  • must
  • can
  • musn't
  • could

11) The bird ... continue to deliver dangerous animals, so he found a solution.

  • can
  • might
  • could
  • can't

12) The bird ... be safe now.

  • must
  • might
  • musn't
  • can't

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

Comments

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Priette
2018-05-15 06:43:50
Not only does this activity is cute but also it´s very effective to check and/or practice modals. Way to go!!!
AbyLeyva
2018-09-11 22:44:35
Loved it, it shows exactly how modals are needed in different situations. Thanks for sharing!
NadiaHumaniuk
2018-11-01 18:47:07
Thank you so much for sharing!!!!!!! It's very useful!
bevas
2019-02-22 20:55:12
Thank you. It's a very useful tool to teach my students.
ok0710
2019-03-12 05:56:51
Thank you! This lesson is exactly what I was looking for!
dutcovschigabriela
2019-03-23 16:33:08
LOVE IT!!!!!!
Aninhamar
2019-11-01 19:07:20
thanksss
Hajarey1
2020-02-02 17:18:58
Thank you
aquamarin22
2020-03-04 08:33:17
Thanks a lot for your absolutely amazing work! My sudents and I had great fun!!
MonoGhost
2020-03-30 13:29:08
kkj mano
adrianepieri
2020-05-27 23:07:27
Do you have answers this exercise?
MicheleMaria
2020-05-31 18:13:02
Thank you a lot!
gabbriellla
2020-08-20 15:31:46
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EloisaAznar
2020-11-24 14:43:49
Thank you.
Judithjb30
2020-11-30 03:51:14
thank you so much
AnaMMVS
2020-12-15 10:05:35
Lovely video and very useful to explain the use of modals. Thank you very much.
Dashamaluta1
2021-01-14 09:44:18
thanks
JUDITHNA
2021-02-12 02:13:51
Thank you so much, it has been really useful and fun.
anjibe
2021-04-05 14:46:06
Thank you so much!
regieblanco
2021-05-04 12:32:50
Hi there, thanks a lot for this modals video my students loved it. :):)
Chelitajara
2021-05-12 15:23:57
Thanks a lot for this wonderful activity.Cheers,MJR