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:
Basic Listening Comprehension. Listen and watch the music video for Katy Perry's 'Roar.' Then answer the gap-fill and word order questions throughout the video.
Scene summary:
Katy Perry gets stranded on a desert island with a narcissistic man who doesn't value her. Then he's eaten by a tiger, and Katy Perry has to be strong by herself. She learns how to take care of herself and becomes her own hero.
Video length: 4 minutes 30 seconds
Video genre: Music video
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Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-06-19, 09:08:36 (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)

Fill the gap: I used to ________________________ my tongue and hold my breath.

2)

Fill the gap: So I sit ________________________ Agreed politely.

3)

Fill the gap: I stood for ________________________ , so I fell for everything.

4)

Fill the gap: You held me ________________________ , but I got up. Already brushing off the dust.

5)

Fill the gap: You hear my ________________________ , you hear that sound? Like thunder gonna shake the ground.

6)

Fill the gap: I've got the eye of the ________________________ , a fighter. Dancing through the fire.

7)

Put the words in order: roar. You're me hear gonna

8)

Fill the gap: I went from ________________________ to my own hero.

9)

Fill the gap: I see it all. I ________________________ it now.

10)

Fill the gap: Louder, louder than a ________________________ 'Cause I am a champion.

11) What did she name the tiger?

  • Katy Perry
  • Kitty Purry
  • Tiger
  • Kitty Furry

12)

Fill the gap: You're gonna ________________________ me roar.

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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StillOnMyMinD
2018-06-20 08:07:21
This one absolutely great activity. Students can enjoy the song with listening test. For esl or efl students, they can understand one of the top hit song and understand the song clearly. The song choice is great for teaching the young generation too.
Roley22
2018-06-20 15:23:05
Lovely!
Liliya21
2020-04-22 06:05:46
Thank you this mazing task! It's really helpful!