Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Listening Comprehension: fill in the gaps, unscramble the sentences, choose the correct answers
Scene summary:
The story of Thanksgiving told for kids. A cartoon story with a storyteller that is easy to understand.
Video length: 3 minutes 24 seconds
Student types:
Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License
First published: 2020-11-20, 14:30:37 (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 holiday will they talk about

Fill the gap: They will talk about ________________________

2)

Put the words in order: have We dinner. a houses and our decorate big parades, family watch

3) When did the group of brave Englishman got of their ship?

  • They got of their ship in 1720
  • They got of their ship in 1602
  • They got of their ship in 1620
  • They got of their ship in 1621

4)

Fill the gap: They were called ________________________

5) Do you remember the name of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to America?

  • Tina
  • Pinta
  • Mayflower
  • Monwalker

6)

Fill the gap: It was a ________________________ winter.

7)

Put the words in order: the to Pilgrims themselves. feed had the When to came, learn spring

8)

Correct the wrong word: Native Americans showed them how to grow plants such as worn.

9)

Fill the gap: In the fall the Pilgrims ________________________ a big harvest.

10)

Put the words in order: to a They fancy decided have dinner.

11)

Fill the gap: Since then Americans come together on Thanksgiving to ________________________ the things they are thankful for.

12)

Fill the gap: Family, food, ________________________ and good health are just a few things that many peoplegive thanksl for this day.

Discussion questions

1. Discuss with your class members via Teams if you can think of such (or simular day) a holiday in Germany.

Vocabulary list

  • holiday: Feiertag
  • parade: (Fest)Umzug
  • to decorade: dekorieren
  • dinner: Abendessen
  • Pilgrims: Pilger
  • tough: zäh, hart
  • themself: (sich) selbst
  • to grow: (hier) anbauen - auch wachsen
  • gather: sammeln (auch- versammeln)
  • plenty: viel, reichlich
  • to decide: sich entscheiden
  • fancy: ausgefallen, schick, toll
  • to invite: einladen
  • celebration: Feier
  • thankful: dankbar
  • shelter: Obdach, Schutz

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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Yanina_Montero
2020-11-21 22:54:16
Awesome! Thanks