Verb be and present simple verbs question and short answers

Spacestarsoul August 28, 2019

How has the role of video changed in language teaching in the past few years? - Interview with Kieran Donaghy 

Hello from Barcelona, the Film and Video in Language Teaching course, where we recorded a special episode for the iSLCollective video quiz channel. In it we ask Kieran Donaghy of film-english.com, who runs the course, how he views the changes in ELT regarding video in the past few years. 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Fill in the blanks. Answer the questions using the question and short answer form of the verb be and present simple verbs.
Scene summary:
A parrot falls off a truck. It's raining so the parrot goes into Mickey's house for shelter. Mickey and Goofy are in bed listening to the radio. They hear some frightening news of an escaped criminal. Suddenly, they hear a noise!
Video length: 2 minutes 39 seconds
Video genre: Cartoon / tale for kids (e.g. Tom & Jerry, Simon's cat, Peppa Pig, Mr. Bean)
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License
First published: 2019-08-28, 10:02:29 (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) Is it raining?

Answer the question using your own words

2) Make a question then complete the answer.

Fill the gap: ________________________ a parrot? Yes, ________________________

3) Make a question. Then complete the answer.

Fill the gap: ________________________ surprised? Yes, ________________________

4) Do or Does? Don't or Doesn't?

Fill the gap: ________________________ they hear good news on the radio? No, ________________________ (O)

5)

Fill the gap: ________________________ they hungry? No, ________________________ They're scared.

6) Do or Does?

Fill the gap: ________________________ Mickey jump into bed when he hears a noise? Yes, ________________________ (o)

7)

Fill the gap: ________________________ the parrot see the fish? No, ________________________

8) Is Pluto angry? Does he bark after he hears that noise?

Answer the question using your own words

9) Is Pluto angry? Does Pluto think the fish is making the sounds?

Answer the question using your own words

10)

Fill the gap: ________________________ the fish bite pluto's nose? Yes, ________________________

11)

Fill the gap: ________________________ it a guitar? No, ________________________ It's a piano.

12)

Fill the gap: ________________________ they sleeping? No, ________________________ They're hiding.

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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natabo
2019-08-29 13:56:54
Nice activity!