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:
What's the weather like? Questions about weather, seasons and vocabulary. Also present continuous practice.
Scene summary:
Olaf is a snowman and he is singing a song about how he loves summer and all things hot.
Video length: 2 minutes 0 seconds
Student types:
Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2018-09-27, 02:10:50 (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's the weather like?

  • It's sunny.
  • It's rainy.
  • It's stormy.
  • It's snowy.

2) Olaf is ...

  • A snowman.
  • A doll.
  • A person.
  • A sandman.

3) What's the weather like?

Put the words in order: is sunny. It

4) Touch the sun.

5) Where is Olaf?

  • He is at a lake.
  • He is at a ski station.
  • He is at the beach.
  • He is swimming in the ocean.

6) What is Olaf doing?

Put the words in order: sailing is a He boat. on

7) Touch the snowman.

8) Touch the seagull.

9) What are they doing?

Put the words in order: They are dancing.

10) What is Olaf's favorite season?

  • Autumn.
  • Summer.
  • Spring.
  • Winter.

11) What's the weather like?

  • It's cold.
  • It's hot.
  • It's foggy.
  • It's windy.

12) Touch the reindeer Sven.

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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Richardmanua
2018-09-27 01:44:38
thank u
konovalovamaria
2018-09-28 08:05:17
great for kids
Eshraq1990
2018-09-28 08:11:14
It is a great many thanks!!
HenriEmanuel
2018-09-28 18:43:42
Simply a nice and effective video. Thank you.
Eunate75
2018-10-14 15:36:41
Thanks so much!
hailie4
2020-05-07 21:17:03
thank you for such a nice task)
Arfa616
2020-05-13 08:03:21
Thank you, this really helps when working from home too :)
kampitakistefi
2020-05-23 12:55:18
great work...i love this film
davmon2
2020-06-21 23:09:34
Thank you:)
lizdistrictcoach
2020-09-25 15:25:36
Thank you so much! I love this lesson..
helenilma
2020-10-21 17:29:14
Excellent! Thanks :)
capi
2020-12-29 10:05:53
thanks great work
Vladka
2021-02-05 17:57:56
It is super. Thank you.
Uyloan
2021-03-06 02:12:33
It's very good, I like it. tks for sharing
easyenglishforall
2021-07-20 14:22:10
My students loved it. Thank you! :)
Besed
2021-07-22 18:29:18
this is the great activity for my little students! Thank you so much!
shadijafari
2021-09-09 08:39:38
Thank You
keith1825
2021-11-13 09:13:54
NO other words but >>> PERFECT!!!!!!
sseda
2021-12-10 15:14:45
Thank you :)
zetteguarde2020
2022-03-05 17:59:14
thank you
belenperi24
2022-04-26 13:39:53
THANKS!!!