The Small Shoemaker, Present Simple

sajull November 30, 2018
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:
Quiz about affirmative, negative, interrogative sentences in Present Simple. Also there are questions about comparative and superlative adjectives
Scene summary:
Story about The Small Shoemaker and how he deal with his problems. How he manage with competitors
Video length: 5 minutes 33 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
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Vocabulary:
Language exam: Cambridge: Key (KET)
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-11-30, 11:57:16 (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) The man always ____________ the curtains in the morning.

  • is openning
  • opened
  • open
  • opens

2) He __________ his shop every day.

  • cleaning
  • clean
  • is cleaning
  • cleans

3) The woman _________ his shoes.

  • love
  • loving
  • loved
  • loves

4) This new shop is _______ than old one.

  • gooder
  • good
  • goods
  • better

5) The woman __________ new shoes.

  • have
  • having
  • had
  • has

6) tap on a hammer

7) The man ________ at night.

  • sleeps
  • sleep
  • don't sleep
  • doesn't sleep

8) The man ________ new shoes.

  • have
  • having
  • hasing
  • has

9) The seller has _________ shoes than other ones.

  • good
  • gooder
  • better
  • best

10) He _________ any clients.

  • has
  • have
  • don't have
  • doesn't have

11) Does he have money?

Answer the question using your own words

12) Does he have a problem?

Answer the question using your own words

13) His shoes __________ an idea.

  • is having
  • has
  • hasing
  • have

14) He _______ a present for the seller.

  • have
  • does
  • has
  • having

15) He has _______ shoes in the world.

  • better
  • good
  • the best
  • the goodest

16) Does the seller have a problem with the shoes?

Answer the question using your own words

17) Does the man has a problem?

Answer the question using your own words

18) Do you like the video?

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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sunfam1507
2018-11-30 12:36:11
I love your video! very useful in helping me learning the grammar. good story, too!
yolimon
2019-02-27 22:41:50
Very useful
nidaturan
2020-04-02 08:45:59
thank you so much
elektra_1964
2020-05-11 05:55:06
Thank you, very interesting
Jaxter02
2020-09-02 14:28:07
This is lovely except for the grammatical error in question 17. Please fix it so that I can use it with my students. :)
tchaccnt
2020-09-25 15:04:27
Excellent job. Yes, there is a grammatical mistake in #17, but that's a teaching opportunity!
aysel17
2020-10-13 09:48:46
thank u
Ijuan
2020-12-04 18:03:30
El vídeo está bien, pero tiene muchos problemas de gramática, así como que deja bastante que desear en cuanto al uso del ingles.
amparotorrres
2020-12-13 20:28:16
Thank you very much.
willani
2021-01-29 20:23:15
Amei foi perfeito !!
iristeio
2021-02-15 22:42:10
Very nice cartoon! Thanks for the activity!
SonicGamer
2021-05-06 15:57:47
Its a big experience Congratulations
hoalan79
2021-09-08 03:34:29
thank you so much
melikegokdai
2021-10-10 09:56:20
It is really useful for my special students! Thank you...
Katietran1
2021-11-22 08:23:28
thanks a bunch!
sbliem
2021-11-29 19:45:35
Great video lesson. Thanks. It was perfect for my group!
Lucianosbv
2022-05-09 15:46:37
gracias
ElizabethBosenko
2022-06-03 14:50:27
Thank you!
handsonenglish
2022-09-27 21:16:50
thanks a lot