Time Song: Months of the Year and Days in A Month

Rosa73 November 04, 2018
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:
Gap-filling exercise to practise new vocabulary on Months of the Year and Days of the week.
Created using the vocabulary quiz generator of iSLCollective. Make your own quiz from any Youtube video in a few minutes.
Scene summary:
A funny animated Rap song about Time, Days of the week and Months of the year. .
Video length: 3 minutes 27 seconds
Video genre: Music video
Student types:
Vocabulary:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2018-11-04, 15:56:36 (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)

Fill the gap: Rap Intro, Melodic Chorus We know that there's one minute If we can fit 60 ________________________ in it.

2)

Fill the gap: If we could stack ________________________ and build a tower, There would be 60 in 1 hour.

3)

Fill the gap: When 12 ________________________ pass, then we're halfway To 24 hours, which makes 1 day.

4)

Fill the gap: And a week is complete in 7 ________________________ , But the length of a month is harder to say.

5)

Fill the gap: They can be 28 to 31 ________________________ long; One of them contains the day that you were born on!

6)

Fill the gap: All have 31 ________________________ ; ALL HAVE 31 DAAAYS!

7) How many days in April, June, September and November?

Fill the gap: All have ________________________ days ; ALL HAVE ________________________ DAAAYS!

8)

Fill the gap: February has ________________________ , But when it's a ________________________ year, It's got 29 days; ITS GOT 29 DAAAYS!

9)

Fill the gap: (Y'all, This Club Closes When the Bell Rings) The length of a year is hard to make clear, ‘ cause one of every 4 ________________________ is a leap year.

10)

Fill the gap: The ________________________ years happen three in a row They have ________________________ days, you know.

11)

Fill the gap: That's why ________________________ have 366 days And why February's number of days can change.

12) What is the last month of the year?

  • March
  • January
  • December

13)

Fill the gap: All have ________________________ ; ALL HAVE ________________________

14) What was the seventh month in ancient times?

  • April
  • June
  • September
  • November

15)

Fill the gap: All have ________________________ ; ALL HAVE ________________________ DAAAYS!

16) Write the number in letters

Fill the gap: February has ________________________ days , but when it's a leap year, It's got 29 days; it's got 29 DAAAYS.

17)

Fill the gap: 10 Years is 1 ________________________ 100 Years is a ________________________

18)

Fill the gap: All have ________________________ ; ALL HAVE ________________________ DAAAYS!

19)

Fill the gap: All have ________________________ ; ALL HAVE ________________________ DAAAYS!

20)

Fill the gap: February has ________________________ , but when it's a leap year, It's got 29 days; it's got 29 DAAAYS.

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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