Past simple tense - regular verbs

tratran93 September 18, 2020
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 and unscrambling the sentence in past simple tense to solidify learnt grammar point
Scene summary:
a short film about an unexpected present that warms a boy's heart. He found a true friend.
Video source: The Present - OFFICIAL
Video length: 4 minutes 19 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2020-09-18, 07:03:37 (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: played He video games

2) Fill in the blank

Fill the gap: His mom ________________________ (enter) the house.

3)

Put the words in order: to mom didn't listen his He

4) Fill in the blank

Fill the gap: She ________________________ (answer) the phone.

5)

Put the words in order: He opened present the

6)

Fill the gap: He ________________________ (kick) the dog.

7)

Fill the gap: There ________________________ (be) a red ball on the floor.

8)

Fill the gap: The boy ________________________ (not stop) playing video games.

9)

Fill the gap: The dog ________________________ (bark) at the box.

10)

Put the words in order: The boy dog. smiled at the

11)

Fill the gap: The boy ________________________ (pick) up the ball.

12)

Fill the gap: He ________________________ (walk) outside to play with the dog.

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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gracacarvalho
2020-09-19 19:57:38
i loved it.
denisery7
2022-02-08 03:35:58
Just gorgeous! Myy students will love it. Thank you.
Bilghe
2022-04-12 18:29:13
thank you so much! very nice video and activity!
Mae1981
2022-05-20 12:13:19
great exercise with a lovely video, thank you!