Task description & scene summary

Task description:
This is a short video about the history of Thanksgiving Day. Students have to answer some questions during the video and share their opinion about the events
Scene summary:
This video shows the history of Thanksgiving Day. In 1620 some Pilgrims came to America to find a new home. After a very difficult winter Native Americans helped them to survive.
Video length: 2 minutes 11 seconds
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License
First published: 2017-11-18, 20:00:54 (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) Continent

Fill the gap: The ship is going from ________________________ to America.

2)

Fill the gap: The Mayflower is arriving at ________________________ Rock in 1620.

3) What is the weater like?

  • rainy
  • sunny
  • foggy
  • windy
  • snowy

4) What can you see in the picture?

Answer the question using your own words

5) What are they doing? (3 things)

  • building houses
  • making colony
  • building ships
  • planting flowers
  • planting crops

6) What season is it? What is the weather like?

Answer the question using your own words

7) How are they feeling? (2)

  • happy
  • sad
  • surprised
  • hungry
  • angry

8)

Match the items:
colonya person who lived in America before Europeans arrived
Pilgrima person who makes a journey
cropsa group of people
Native Americana plant such as vegetable, grain or fruit

9) What are they eating?(3)

  • chicken
  • turkey
  • apple pie
  • cake
  • corn
  • pumpkin pie

10) Finish the sentence:I am thankful for...

Answer the question using your own words

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

Comments

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Chaney433
2017-12-01 05:51:36
Thank you! It's very interesting!
Tiesca
2019-11-04 10:24:18
Hi, I am Thankful for this eactivities, from Brazil ;)
Tiesca
2019-11-04 10:25:10
*activities, so sorry *-* :)
paulaalou
2020-11-10 10:43:04
thanks a lot. I love it.
Tawanda03
2020-11-24 14:17:53
Awesome