Heinz short film: Present simple vs present continuous

GabrielaGarcia October 18, 2017

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
In this task students have to answer questions and complete and unscramble sentences having in mind the differences between present simple and present continuous.
Scene summary:
In this scene we witness the journey of a boy that gets a job, meets the girl of his life, has kids and creates a special food for Heinz.
Video length: 3 minutes 16 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2017-10-18, 22:10:32 (GMT+1)
About the author
In love with teaching. Always crafting new ways to inspire my students.

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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) In this scene the boy ... a book.

  • read
  • reading
  • is reading

2) He ... as the head of innovation.

  • work
  • works
  • are working

3) What is he doing at the moment?

Answer the question using your own words

4)

Put the words in order: new inventing He things is

5) What is he doing?

Answer the question using your own words

6) He feels amazed when the girl ...

  • arrives
  • arrive
  • arrived

7)

Put the words in order: is He in drawing notebook. the

8) The girl ... him.

  • kissing
  • kisses
  • kiss

9)

Put the words in order: They married getting are

10) How many babies do they have?

Fill the gap: They have ________________________ babies.

11)

Fill the gap: Kids are using the cell phone, eating and ________________________ to music.

12) The family ______________ breakfast together.

  • are having
  • have
  • is having

About the author

In love with teaching. Always crafting new ways to inspire my students.

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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mayher27
2017-10-18 22:48:36
Thanks
LaurieScheible
2017-10-19 23:52:19
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anarese
2017-10-20 13:02:18
Thank you very much for your lovely work!!
ELIBEA78
2017-10-20 14:52:52
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tantana
2017-10-31 06:11:22
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Vagnesa
2017-10-31 15:26:28
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cinzia67
2018-02-07 14:27:26
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Thassiav
2018-02-27 21:21:50
Thanks so much!!!!
vanes14
2018-04-14 21:21:15
Thank you so much. It´s really useful in my classes.
svetlanadulgerova66
2018-04-19 07:13:18
I think it is very useful for elementary students,because they practise both simple and countinious tense.
Miriam Moraes
2018-08-17 21:39:04
Super thanks! Perfect for my class.
janpans87
2018-08-27 03:07:12
wow! this is my first time to use this for my students. They were amazed by video interactive quiz.
natderat
2018-09-25 12:18:25
nice video thanks
olindacd
2018-10-03 19:45:44
Excelent. Congratulations to you.
MarianaRossi
2018-12-03 16:10:18
amazing activity! my students just loved it! we decided to work also the future tense making predicitions about the kids.
kves
2019-01-18 03:09:10
Great!
albaciurana
2019-02-04 15:29:16
My students will love it! Thanks a lot!
aivanyos
2019-02-10 22:16:04
very nice! Nagyszerü! Thank you!
Alislcolletive0814
2019-03-05 19:04:08
Hello, thanks a lot for this video lesson. It has helped my students to learn easily the difference between present simple and present contnuous
Alislcolletive0814
2019-03-05 19:04:10
Hello, thanks a lot for this video lesson. It has helped my students to learn easily the difference between present simple and present contnuous
akanesan
2019-03-06 19:43:54
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2019-03-09 16:25:14
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13031516
2019-04-16 08:27:44
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2019-09-24 19:14:25
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2020-01-16 17:36:48
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2020-01-31 04:19:03
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2020-02-26 02:06:15
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2020-02-26 14:06:08
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2020-03-08 15:43:42
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2020-03-23 22:22:31
great activity, lovely story and very useful resource.
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2020-03-26 21:22:23
I love this video quiz. In this very hard moment. during which we've been linving stuck in our houses as if we were prisoners of ourselves, a nice video can help our students practise the language in a very motivating way. So I want to thank you very very much. Great job!
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2020-03-27 12:11:46
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2020-04-01 16:15:40
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2020-04-02 15:35:00
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2020-04-02 17:49:44
Muchas gracias por el video
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2020-04-07 05:13:44
Great work! Thanks for sharing!
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2020-04-18 08:54:39
This is a great film and fun way to teach English!
Tujanka
2020-04-21 10:34:43
Perfect! i love this.Thank you.
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2020-04-29 09:07:07
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2020-05-01 17:33:07
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2020-05-02 15:56:07
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2020-05-04 18:21:38
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2020-05-14 13:14:43
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2020-05-18 09:45:25
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2020-05-23 14:51:10
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2020-05-30 05:22:21
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2020-05-30 17:43:49
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2020-06-03 19:01:18
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2020-06-08 02:04:33
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2020-06-09 00:12:17
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2020-06-13 19:43:48
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2020-06-16 19:01:33
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2020-06-27 22:10:15
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2020-06-30 09:47:23
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2020-07-09 07:39:40
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2020-07-09 22:34:16
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2020-08-06 12:55:44
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2020-08-16 00:21:14
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2020-08-18 01:26:36
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2020-08-21 17:50:35
I really liked the exercise.
Lida19
2020-08-29 17:21:28
Thank you very much, this is such a lovely video and the questions are just spot on
JOFAY
2020-08-30 00:48:54
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TodiDiang
2020-09-07 07:05:21
Answer : 1. is reading 2. works 3. He is cooking 4. He is inventing new things 5. He is eating 6. arrives 7. He is drawing in the notebook 8. kisses 9. They are got married11. listening 12. is havingNote : maybe number 10 is a two two
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2020-09-07 07:15:37
number 10 is two
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2020-09-07 18:24:00
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2020-09-20 15:02:16
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2020-09-23 11:40:30
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2020-09-23 15:39:34
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2020-10-03 05:49:42
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2020-10-06 02:19:22
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2020-10-07 21:59:08
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2020-10-08 07:11:23
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2020-10-15 17:15:41
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2020-10-16 11:33:58
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2020-10-18 03:45:28
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2020-10-20 17:19:25
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2020-10-22 22:03:42
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2020-10-24 10:28:50
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2020-10-26 16:21:55
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2020-11-06 09:11:12
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2020-11-08 20:01:11
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2020-11-13 08:28:02
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2020-11-13 13:18:05
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2020-11-13 19:51:09
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2020-11-14 13:35:50
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2020-11-17 18:42:10
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2020-11-25 07:09:52
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2020-12-08 06:54:21
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2020-12-08 16:20:45
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2021-01-31 21:55:44
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2021-04-11 04:40:25
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2021-04-14 00:31:23
Love the story... great video to practice present simple and present continuous/
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2021-04-16 06:42:29
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2021-04-21 23:51:21
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2021-04-24 01:04:08
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2021-04-28 00:48:11
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2021-04-28 18:22:36
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2021-05-03 21:45:53
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2021-05-06 15:45:51
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2021-05-08 14:11:14
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2021-06-09 18:06:40
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2021-06-19 15:07:17
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2021-06-24 02:55:42
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2021-07-06 07:09:56
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2021-08-07 22:54:20
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2021-08-12 14:28:22
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2021-08-20 09:47:00
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2021-09-03 09:41:55
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2021-09-03 11:08:44
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2021-09-11 18:48:26
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2021-10-14 09:11:15
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2021-10-17 08:52:00
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