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:
Answer the multiple choice questions each time by clicking the correct option!!!
Scene summary:
Watch what the boy decides to do to help his mum go to his theatrical performance.
Video length: 2 minutes 16 seconds
Lesson type: Mixed practice
Student types:
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License
First published: 2020-05-15, 10:50:00 (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) Mum is _______

  • really busy with the household
  • is relaxed

2) What sport does the boy play?

  • volleyball
  • football
  • golf
  • swimming

3) The boy gives ______to his mum

  • a letter
  • a gift
  • a hug

4) Mum _______ the piece of paper

  • reads
  • does not read

5) The piece of paper is _____

  • an invitation to a theatrical play
  • a note from the teacher
  • an exercise

6) The boy decides to

  • do the washing up
  • cook
  • set the table

7) Then the boy decides to

  • make the bed, mop the floor, take the rubbish out
  • mop the floor, hang the clothes, water the plants
  • mop the floor, make the bed, take the rubbish out

8) The son helps his mum with doing the laundry and hanging the clothes

  • False
  • True

9) The son _________ very well

  • can do the ironing
  • cannot do the ironing

10) The boy wants to _______ the plants and sweep

  • cut
  • water

11) Then he tries to _____ the dog and pick up his toys

  • feed
  • wash
  • play with

12) Why can't his mum find the boy at home?

  • He is at school
  • He is at the park
  • He is walking the pet.

13) How much time does the son save for his mum?

  • one hour
  • two hours
  • three hours

14) Mum feels _______

  • sad
  • proud
  • angry

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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Lori60
2020-05-16 08:08:30
very touching !!!! really loved it.
Lori60
2020-05-16 08:09:06
Very touching!!!!! Loved it.
bucskatya
2020-05-16 17:51:29
Wonderful:) Congratulations!