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:
Unscramble the sentences so that they are in the proper word order. (Subject+Verb+Object)
Scene summary:
There are groups of people in the pictures. The groups represent different subject pronouns.
Video length: 5 minutes 44 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
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Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2018-08-23, 16:49:46 (GMT+1)
About the author
I love teaching English as a second language! I have been teaching English for about 10 years in both the Middle East and the United States. I have primarily taught adults during this time. I enjoy helping students prepare for the TOEFL and IELTS exams! I have also taught reading, writing, grammar, speaking, listening, and pronunciation at all proficiency levels.

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)

Put the words in order: a I am teacher

2)

Put the words in order: are my friend You

3)

Put the words in order: are girl a You

4)

Put the words in order: boy a He is

5)

Put the words in order: You are grandparents my

6)

Put the words in order: are grandmother my You

7)

Put the words in order: freinds my are They

8)

Put the words in order: friends We are

9)

Put the words in order: are They friends my

Discussion questions

1. What are the subject pronouns?

2. What subject pronoun do you use with one girl?

3. What subject pronoun do you use with one boy?

Vocabulary list

  • He: Singular, male
  • She: Singular, female
  • I: Singular, male or female

About the author

I love teaching English as a second language! I have been teaching English for about 10 years in both the Middle East and the United States. I have primarily taught adults during this time. I enjoy helping students prepare for the TOEFL and IELTS exams! I have also taught reading, writing, grammar, speaking, listening, and pronunciation at all proficiency levels.

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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2020-04-02 21:11:18
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