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Santa's Cookies

ryabkova December 27, 2017

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We are proud to announce Kieran Donaghy as the first member of our Advisory Committee. He will be advising iSLCollective on developing our video quiz platform.

He is the author behind the famous Film English website, which has hundreds of high quality and free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films. Click here to visit his well-crafted film lessons.

Task description & scene summary

The video is for students of primary school. Using the video the students practise grammar tense "Present Continuous" and vocabulary "Food".
Scene summary:
It's time to make the presents for Santa. The frog is waiting for the guest and making the cookies for him .
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2017-12-27, 06:53:03 (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) What do you see in the picture?

Answer the question using your own words

2) What is in the kitchen?

  • a fox
  • a frog
  • a dog

3) What is the frog doing?

Put the words in order: cooking. is The frog

4) What does the frog put into the bowl?

  • butter, sugar, chocolate
  • milk, sugar, coconut
  • butter, salt, chocolate

5) What is the frog doing?

Fill the gap: The frog is ________________________ dough /ˈdoʊ/.

6) What is the frog doing?

Put the words in order: cookies. frog making The is

7) Where is the frog putting the cookies?

  • into the fridge /ˈfrɪʤ/
  • into the oven /ˈʌvən/
  • into the cupboard /ˈkʌbɚd/

Vocabulary list

  • bowl: a round container for mixing ingredients
  • dough: a mixture of flour, water, sugar, salt for making the cookies

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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lessik
2017-12-28 16:18:42
thank you!!!!!!!