simple past, multiple choice questions

Cesarmonsalves September 01, 2019

Filter Bubbles by ESL Brains - Anna’s favourite video quizzes EP 05

In this episode we are showcasing a video quiz by our user ESL Brains, a great blog written by two English teachers who produce lesson plans around hot topics that will be relevant for most of the adult students you teach. Apart from showing you parts of the quiz, we will also give you a quick tour of the ESL Brains blog and say what we particularly like about their lesson plans - and talk about our shared mission! :)

The original video quiz can be found here on our site: 

And here is the full lesson plan on the ESL Brains blog: 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
It's an overall past simple understanding exercise, they have to choose among wrong sentences and also they have to turn infinitive verbs to past simple
Scene summary:
the sequence starts off in a crowded area where a button, which read "press the button if you want add drama", was placed, and then a lot happens
Video length: 1 minute 46 seconds
Video genre: TV commercial
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Level:
Student types:
Grammar:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2019-09-01, 00:28:47 (GMT+1)

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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) What happened in this sequence

Fill the gap: A cyclist ________________________ (press regular verb) the button

2) What did the paramedics do?

  • They crashed the ambulance
  • They fell while carrying an injured man
  • They let an injured man fell down on the street

3) why did the cyclist bumped into the ambulance?

Fill the gap: he ________________________ (be) distracted and the vehicle's door ________________________ (be) opened

4)

Correct the wrong word: the paramedic took off his short and kicked the cyclist

5) what happened after the police came

  • A shooting started
  • a man got shot
  • other men took out the paramedics and left
  • a zombie showed up

6) If you were to choose one movie genre which would you choose and why?

Answer the question using your own words

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

Comments

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nikkibaby9
2019-09-02 08:57:58
A lot of hard work has been put into this resource! No doubt it will be an asset to any class. However, there are some little grammar mistakes that are stopping me from using it. 2c) Fall not fell 3) bump not bumped and open not opened. I wish I knew how to make videos like this! well done!