Simon's cat: Icecapade (Past Tense Practice with Regular and Irregular Verbs)

Kisdobos January 04, 2017

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
In this video exercise there are 11 multiple choice questions to revise the past tense forms of both irregular and regular verbs.

Meant for Elementary (A1) learners, maybe up to Pre-intermediate level (B1).
Scene summary:
Simon's cat would like to catch a fish that's swimming under the ice of the frozen pond. It's easier said than done.
Video length: 1 minute 29 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Dialect:
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Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License
First published: 2017-01-04, 12:31:19 (GMT+1)
About the author
I am one of the co-founders of iSLCollective.com. I had taught English in many contexts, as a private tutor, then in companies, and in high schools. I am active in creating video quizzes on our video quiz platform.

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) Simon's cat ... to the pond.

  • come
  • comed
  • came

2) Simon's cat ... down.

  • sitted
  • sat
  • sited

3) Simon's cat ... on the ice.

  • stepped
  • steped
  • stept

4) Simon's cat ... out of the pond.

  • goed
  • went
  • gone

5) Simon's cat almost ... over the garden dwarf.

  • knocked
  • knockt
  • knocken

6) Simon's cat's tongue ... to the ice.

  • sticked
  • stack
  • stuck

7) The kitty ... Simon's cat's tail.

  • catched
  • caught
  • catcht

8) The kitty ... under Simon's cat.

  • slided
  • slid
  • slit

9) The kitty ... the ice open.

  • breaked
  • broken
  • broke

10) The kitty ... the fish.

  • taked
  • took
  • taken

11) Simon's cat ... hungry.

  • staied
  • stayed
  • stayt

About the author

I am one of the co-founders of iSLCollective.com. I had taught English in many contexts, as a private tutor, then in companies, and in high schools. I am active in creating video quizzes on our video quiz platform.

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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yanaet12
2017-01-04 17:57:44
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mithras
2017-01-06 06:31:00
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2017-01-09 02:37:54
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Karice
2017-01-12 08:05:12
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2017-01-23 06:53:36
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andreaperez1
2017-04-01 20:02:32
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LauraLanny
2017-04-09 01:44:12
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CeciliaCandan
2017-10-09 19:15:56
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Kaydabb
2017-11-23 11:47:13
Very nice! Thanks!
Chaney433
2018-01-19 03:11:40
Thank you!
kristglo
2018-02-07 13:10:46
Thanks a lot for sharing!
NGK501
2018-02-14 08:08:27
super! thansk a lot
eoigarciamarivi
2018-02-25 00:53:28
Great idea!
Elkaa
2018-02-26 13:06:00
Thanks a million)) My kids just adore Simon's Cat. So i was a really great idea!)))
mariaGtico
2018-04-11 15:40:59
Great! Children love simon's cat!!
Tuula
2018-10-22 13:08:07
Thank you!
OlkaJaro
2018-11-05 15:30:45
Thanks so much :)
romafima
2019-02-19 07:55:20
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meadowpoland
2019-04-23 11:47:37
Thanks!
1230lhy
2019-07-13 02:45:46
thank you so much useful~
Tati_wanderlust
2019-11-15 18:04:55
This is such an amazing and interactive exercise!
marinagirl8
2019-12-08 14:40:39
Thanks
Boomie1
2020-01-08 14:18:58
love it, thanks;)
quincy14
2020-04-12 07:37:10
Thank you
Amywahl
2020-04-24 00:14:39
This video and quiz is awesome! I teach ELL, and it's the perfect way to review irregular and past tense! Looooooove this!
garfieldace
2020-05-20 00:31:28
Thank you for this fun and cute activity. My students love it!
Pratchaya.P
2020-05-25 16:00:01
Cool animated!!
Abbeeeeey
2020-05-30 16:19:19
Great!
Nikkishafinas
2020-08-13 02:25:40
This is so interactive and interesting. Thank you.
capi
2020-09-07 09:21:57
THANKS
guzeln
2021-01-03 10:28:02
thank you so much
shannonrange
2021-01-14 16:42:11
Thank you so much for creating this! It was very helpful:)
KaraDBK
2021-01-20 20:28:45
Thank you Kisdobos for creating this. Perfect for reviewing past tense, and such a funny video, appropriate for adults too.
Elizash
2021-01-31 20:52:56
Thanks for a short and useful video!
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2021-03-10 15:02:17
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tyhke
2021-03-23 19:14:30
ı think making this exercise will be fun with my students.thanks for sharing.
TaniaLev321
2021-04-12 17:15:57
Great job! Thank you for sharing this!
scostantin
2021-07-12 05:24:30
This was a big hit with my students and the local English teacher here. Thank you!