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:
Practice the use of Past Simple verbs (regular and irregular) in positive, negative and interrogative sentences
Scene summary:
One of the pyramids in Egypt was stolen. The tourists saw it with their own eyes
Video length: 2 minutes 18 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
First published: 2022-06-22, 11:00:20 (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)

Put the words in order: What it? country was

2) What country was it?

  • Australia
  • Egypt
  • Mexico
  • Spain

3)

Fill the gap: They ________________________ by coach.

4) They ........... pictures of pyramids.

  • taked
  • took
  • tooked

5)

Find the extra word: Justin did climbed up the pyramid.

6) Justin................ from the scaffold.

  • fall
  • falled
  • didn't fall
  • fell

7)

Put the words in order: not pyramid. It real was a

8)

Correct the wrong word: The mother want to catch her son.

9) Where did Justin land?

Answer the question using your own words

10)

Put the words in order: stole pyramid? Who the

11) They ........ the Great Wall of China.

  • protected
  • destroyed
  • built
  • guarded

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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Angelutus1978
2022-06-23 11:04:51
Very good exercise
junefeldman
2022-06-24 10:46:28
a bit difficult for one of my beginner students but he enjoyed and laughed at the video. Sometimes lessons just have to be fun! Thank you