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:
Gap filling with a Phineas and Ferb videoclip, so they can learn the past progressive while watching a video.
Scene summary:
Phineas and Ferb go to an institution to remove their creativity, which saddens Candace.
Video length: 4 minutes 34 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License
First published: 2018-12-16, 15:07:57 (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: Candace, Stacy and Jeremy ________________________ (to fly) in a paraglider.

2)

Fill the gap: Candace ________________________ (to water ski) when she jumped over double decker buses.

3)

Fill the gap: Candace ________________________ (to imagine) her brothers, while cleaning her trophy.

4)

Fill the gap: Where do you think Phineas and Ferb ________________________ (to go) in the bus?

5)

Fill the gap: The man ________________________ (to shave) the boys heads, when Baljeet showed he had already done so.

6)

Fill the gap: The guard ________________________ (to shout) orders, when he noticed Phineas and Ferb ________________________ (to modify) their beds.

7)

Fill the gap: Phineas ________________________ (to use) a toothbrush to clean the floor.

8)

Fill the gap: Phineas and Ferb ________________________ supposed ________________________ (to clean) the bathroom but instead they made a sick beat.

9)

Fill the gap: When Candace ________________________ (to talk) to Stacy, she tripped over Ferb's old toolbox.

10)

Fill the gap: When Ferb joined the Family, he ________________________ (to hold) a Union Jack flag.

11)

Fill the gap: Candace was having a flashback, while Stacy ________________________ (to play) the guitar and ________________________ (to sing).

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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