LESSONS IN DIGITAL LITERACY & TEACHING WITH DIGITAL VIDEO

We highly recommend the practical e-books (Click here) by Nik Peachey, our second Advisory Committee member, showcasing a variety of interesting lessons in digital literacy and using video in teaching.

Digital Video, for example, is a handy manual with 26 tutorial videos, illustrated step-by-step guides and more than forty lesson examples and over 300 images to help both novice and experienced teachers build their skills and confidence.

Something Just Like This - Chainsmokers/Coldplay

greysonh March 28, 2017

Task description & scene summary

Easy listening exercise with lyric video.
Scene summary:
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
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Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2017-03-28, 12:12:59 (GMT+1)

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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)

Put the words in order: his and his gifts Achilles and gold, Hercules

2) I'm ___ _________ ___ ________ with some superhuman gifts.

Fill the gap: I'm ________________________ with some superhuman gifts.

3)

Put the words in order: its told, The moon the testaments eclipse they and

4) But I'm not the kind of person ____ ___ _____ .

Fill the gap: But I'm not the kind of person ________________________ .

5) Just something I can ____ ___ , somebody I can miss.

Fill the gap: Just something I can ________________________ , somebody I can miss.

6) What is the grammatically correct way to say "Where d'you wanna go"?

Put the words in order: Where to do you want go?

7) Which objects did you see?

  • Aliens
  • Fish
  • Elephants
  • Drums
  • Firefighters
  • Giraffes

8) The adventures were all part of the boy's ______ .

Fill the gap: The adventures were all part of the boy's ________________________ .

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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