The marshmallow experiment - future tenses mostly

MrsBuil June 10, 2021

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The students have to complete, unscrabble or change sentences that say what is going to happen in the video. They use mostly future tenses and occasionally see should and might. There are also a few examples of present perfect simple.
Scene summary:
The children in the video must resist eating the first marshmallow if they want a second one.
Video length: 3 minutes 28 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2021-06-10, 10:01:49 (GMT+1)
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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Match the 2 parts of the sentences.

Match the items:
The kids should waitthey won't have a second.
When she comes backif they want a second marshmallow.
If they eat the marshmallowshe will give a second marshmallow.

2)

Put the words in order: do? the is to boy What going

3)

Find the extra word: What is will the boy going to do?

4)

Find the extra word: He is will going to eat the marshmallow.

5)

Put the words in order: to piece. small She eat is going a

6) The boy on the left _________ his brother's marshmallow.

  • ate
  • should eat
  • is going to eat

7)

Find the extra word: I hope she will going wait.

8)

Put the words in order: the marshmallow. eat wants really He to

9) He's going to ______ the marshmallow.

  • eating
  • bit into
  • kiss
  • threw away

10)

Find the extra word: He ate kissed the marshmallow!

11) She has ____________ .

  • nearly finished
  • resisted the temptation.
  • her second marshmallow.

12)

Put the words in order: going I explode. think to he is

13) She looks very

  • thirsty.
  • hungry.
  • angry.
  • stressed out.

14)

Put the words in order: his have second He marshmallow. hopes he will

15) Match the 2 parts of the sentences.

Match the items:
He is goingwon't choke. (= s'étouffer)
She is going togive him his second marshmallow.
I hope hesay thank you.
He mightto eat the two marshmallows.

16)

Find the extra word: She has did finished her marshmallow.

17)

Correct the wrong word: She is going to leaving the room.

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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MariaDafy
2021-06-10 10:39:35
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