Story of Saint Valentine

anamarin February 12, 2018

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Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Learn about Saint Valentine. Students don't know the story of this famous priest and if they celebrate this day they should know about ir properly.
Scene summary:
Story of St Valentine. In this story students can see scenes related to the Roman Empire, priest and marriages at that time.
Video length: 22 minutes 20 seconds
Video genre: Edu video or lecture, (e.g. amateur educational video, TedEd, TED talk)
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-02-12, 18:43:35 (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) What day is it today?

  • It's Valentine's day.
  • It's Valeria's day.
  • It's Jim's day.

2) Who ruled the Roman Empire?

  • The emperor Romeo I
  • The emperor Carlos II
  • The emperor Claudius II

3) What happened to the Romans?

  • They lost the dog.
  • They lost the war.
  • They lost the cat.

4) Why did they lose the war?

  • Because they were short of soldiers.
  • Because they didn't have any soldiers.
  • Because the soldiers were afraid.

5) What are they doing?

  • They are selling books.
  • They are recruiting more soldiers.
  • They are looking for another emperor.

6) Is he interested in joining the army?

  • Yes, he is
  • No, he isn't

7) Is he interested in joining the army?

  • Yes, he is.
  • No, he isn't.

8) Why isn't he interested?

  • Because he wants to live with his animals.
  • Because he wants to live with his cousin
  • Because he wants to live with his wife and kids.

9) How many men decided to sign up the army?

  • No one
  • One hundred
  • One thousand

10) How many men decided to sign up the army?

  • No one.
  • One hundred.
  • One thousand.

11) What is the emperor going to do?

  • He is going to prohibit food.
  • He is going to prohibit marriages.
  • He is going to prohibit kids.

12) What are they doing?

  • They are arresting the groom
  • They are congratulating the groom

13) What are they doing?

  • They are arresting the groom
  • They are congratulating the groom

14) Who is that man?

  • He is the priest Valeria
  • He is the priest Jim
  • He is the priest Valentine

15) Who is that man?

  • He is the priest Valeria
  • He is the priest Jim
  • He is the priest Valentine

16) Are the couples getting married thanks to him?

  • Yes, they are
  • No, they aren't

17) Are the couples getting married thanks to him?

  • Yes, they are
  • No, they aren't

18) What does the emperor order?

  • He orders to arrest the priest
  • He orders to love the priest
  • He orders to get married

19) What does the emperor order?

  • He orders to arrest the priest
  • He orders to love the priest
  • He orders to get married

20) What happens to the man who is sad?

  • He is tired
  • He is in love
  • He is bored

21) What happens to the man who is sad?

  • He is tired
  • He is in love
  • He is bored

22) Is the priest Valentine going to help him?

  • Yes, he is
  • No, he isn't

23) Is the priest Valentine going to help him?

  • Yes, he is
  • No, he isn't

24) What does the emperor order?

  • To put him into bed
  • To put him into jail

25) What does the emperor order?

  • To put him into bed
  • To put him into jail

26)

Fill the gap: The flowers are a gift from the ________________________ standing outside.

27)

Fill the gap: The flowers are a gift from the ________________________ standing outside.

28) What does Valentine want?

  • He wants some food
  • He wants some books
  • He wants to be free

29) What does Valentine want?

  • He wants some food
  • He wants some books
  • He wants to be free

30) What happens to Julia, the soldier's daughter?

  • She is deaf
  • She is blind
  • She can't walk

31) What happens to Julia, the soldier's daughter?

  • She is deaf
  • She is blind
  • She can't walk

32) What is Valentine doing?

  • He is singing for her
  • He is listening to her
  • He is reading for her.

33) What is Valentine doing?

  • He is singing for her
  • He is listening to her
  • He is reading for her.

34)

Fill the gap: Julia prays to ________________________ everything

35)

Fill the gap: Julia prays to ________________________ everything

36) What happened when Valentine prays?

  • She started to sing
  • She started to see.
  • She started to hear

37) What happened when Valentine prays?

  • She started to sing
  • She started to see.
  • She started to hear

38)

Fill the gap: By now, they have fallen in ________________________ with each other

39)

Fill the gap: By now, they have fallen in ________________________ with each other

40) What does the man say?

Fill the gap: Even if he diez, he will go to ________________________

41) What does the man say?

Fill the gap: Even if he diez, he will go to ________________________

42) What does he say to the soldier?

  • He is in love with his daughter
  • He hates his daughter
  • He hates the emperor

43) What does he say to the soldier?

  • He is in love with his daughter
  • He hates his daughter
  • He hates the emperor

44) Can he see Julia?

  • Yes, he can
  • No, he can't

45) Can he see Julia?

  • Yes, he can
  • No, he can't

46) What is Valentine going to do?

  • He is going to write a postcard
  • He is going to write a song
  • He is going to write a letter

47) What is Valentine going to do?

  • He is going to write a postcard
  • He is going to write a song
  • He is going to write a letter

48)

Fill the gap: He signs the letter with Your ________________________

49)

Fill the gap: He signs the letter with Your ________________________

50) When does he die?

  • On 12th February
  • On 14th February
  • On 13th February

51) When does he die?

  • On 12th February
  • On 14th February
  • On 13th February

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

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