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Pictionary - Animal parts (8 minutes) - Zootopia

Frida.JR February 02, 2018

Task description & scene summary

Identify animal parts, and learn new vocabulary. This video lesson aims at drilling new vocabulary through an interactive lesson. Students will learn new vocabulary as they watch the video, and the new vocab will be repeated throughout the video. New vocabulary includes, snout; trunk; paws; horns; whiskers; tail; mane; hooves.
Scene summary:
Collection of Zootopia scenes. The bunny cop has 48 hours to solve the mystery of the missing mammals. With the help of her newfound fox friend, she will uncover the hidden truths within Zootopia. Students will find the story engaging and entertaining as well as informative.
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals: Tappable pictionary ("Tap XY on the screen")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-02-02, 06:30:24 (GMT+1)

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Where is the pig's snout?

2) Where is the elephant's trunk?

3) Where are the lion's whiskers?

4) Where are her ears?

5) Where do you see hooves?

6) Where is the lion's mane?

7) Where is his horn?

8) Where are her horns?

9) Where is his tail?

10) Where are his paws?

11) Where are his horns?

12) Where is her trunk?

13) Where is his tail?

14) Where are his paws?

15) Where are her whiskers?

16) Where are her hooves?

17) Where is his snout?

18) Where is his snout?

19) Where are her hooves?

20) Where is his snout? (right)

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

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Clauuuuuu
2018-02-03 11:53:47
Your video lesson is fantastic! Thank you a lot! I like so much. I think it's great to learn the parts of the animal body and the possessives too.