Past Simple and Past Continuous with Among Us

MFernandaP May 23, 2021

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students watch a video and answer some questions related with the use of past simple and past continuous tenses.
Scene summary:
The video shows the story of a boy who was playing the game Among Us with his friends.
Video length: 4 minutes 29 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2021-05-23, 06:40:14 (GMT+1)
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English Teacher

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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) What was Jamie doing when he received a text message?

  • He was writing a letter
  • He was reading a book
  • He was doing his homework

2) Which is the process or long action?

  • The game was downloading
  • Jamie found the rules

3) Which is the short action that interrupted the process?

  • The game was downloading
  • Jamie found the rules

4) Describe what happened.

Put the words in order: was a someone killed Jamie doing when task him.

5) Describe what happened using the correct form of the verbs.

Fill the gap: Molis ________________________ (walk) when he ________________________ (find) Jamie.

6) Describe what happened.

Put the words in order: Jamie crewmate. a was when he killed walking

7) Describe what happened using the correct form of the verbs.

Fill the gap: While Jamie ________________________ (run), someone ________________________ (report) a death.

8) Describe what happened using the correct form of the verb.

Fill the gap: Jamie and Oeris ________________________ (walk) at the cafeteria when Jamie killed him.

9) Describe what happened.

Put the words in order: someone While Jamie was a reported death. hiding,

10) Laura thinks Pumba is suspicious. What question should she ask?

  • What you were doing Pumba?
  • What was you doing Pumba?
  • What were you doing Pumba?

11) Complete the answer to the question: "What were you doing Pumba?"

Fill the gap: Pumba: I ________________________ (do) my tasks.

12) Correct the mistake in Pumba's message.

Correct the wrong word: But also you was in security

13) Using the verbs "walk" and "kill", write a sentence to describe what happened. Use the connector "when".

Answer the question using your own words

14) Did Jamie win the game?

  • Yes, he did.
  • No, he didn't.

About the author

English Teacher

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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MFernandaP
2021-05-23 06:44:21
María Fernanda Pereira: 14/14
simsim1
2021-05-24 11:17:21
Oh, my kids will love this! Thank you
MaryGorn
2021-05-25 12:07:58
Thank you for the groovy lesson! I enjoyed it so much! The best way to present this grammar thing to kids :)))))).