Filter Bubbles by ESL Brains - Anna’s favourite video quizzes EP 05

In this episode we are showcasing a video quiz by our user ESL Brains, a great blog written by two English teachers who produce lesson plans around hot topics that will be relevant for most of the adult students you teach. Apart from showing you parts of the quiz, we will also give you a quick tour of the ESL Brains blog and say what we particularly like about their lesson plans - and talk about our shared mission! :)

The original video quiz can be found here on our site: 

And here is the full lesson plan on the ESL Brains blog: 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The students are going to improve their listening skills and revise Present Simple Tense.
Scene summary:
Harry has a very boring job and a very boring life. However, he has something that makes him feel happy.
Video length: 3 minutes 6 seconds
Video genre: Cartoon / tale for kids (e.g. Tom & Jerry, Simon's cat, Peppa Pig, Mr. Bean)
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2019-07-11, 19:44:33 (GMT+1)

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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) Harry works ... the post office.

  • for
  • on
  • in
  • at

2)

Correct the wrong word: It's a very busy job.

3)

Put the words in order: o'clock. his at day But five ends

4)

Fill the gap: Then he ________________________ his hat, gets his briefcase and ________________________ the building.

5)

Fill the gap: He ________________________ the ________________________ every day.

6) ... all the same people.

  • Along
  • With
  • Towards

7)

Put the words in order: Harry doesn't or cinemas. to go restaurants

8)

Fill the gap: He ________________________ to his ________________________ flat.

9)

Correct the wrong word: It's a very bright life.

10) Every day he .... off his hat.

  • puts
  • gets
  • takes

11)

Find the extra word: And goes into the great kitchen.

12)

Put the words in order: at feels But last. then happy Harry

13) He ... up a box.

  • takes
  • picks
  • puts

14)

Find the extra word: And puts it straight on the table.

15)

Fill the gap: ________________________ he looks ________________________ stamps.

16) Winds ... the music box.

  • on
  • in
  • up

17)

Put the words in order: he And the girl net. sees buuterfly with pretty the

18)

Fill the gap: ________________________ the music box is ________________________ world.

19)

Correct the wrong word: There are thousands of butterflies.

20)

Put the words in order: No, butterlies, they're stapms. they aren't

21)

Put the words in order: When is Harry music the asleep. ends,

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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