Video message from Santa

mermaid72 December 11, 2017

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 to work with Present Simple and Present Perfect Tenses.
Scene summary:
Everyone is welcomed to Santa's home. He's going to explain how everything works and show you around.
Video length: 7 minutes 45 seconds
Video genre: Short film (animated or with human actors)
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: 2017-12-11, 08:42:24 (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)

Put the words in order: far Claus. the and Santa away Over lived hills

2)

Fill the gap: Some say that Santa's ________________________ looks like this.

3)

Fill the gap: Others say it ________________________ like that.

4)

Fill the gap: But in ________________________ it looks like this.

5)

Put the words in order: as lived I long time. should for very know I here a

6)

Fill the gap: Dear children, ________________________ to my home.

7)

Put the words in order: me introduce first. puppies little let But my

8) Teddy helps me check the

  • trains
  • letters
  • toys
  • choice

9)

Put the words in order: heard you. a childern, lot about I've Dear

10)

Fill the gap: You are ________________________ Great Britain, right?

11)

Fill the gap: I have your ________________________ here somewhere.

12)

Fill the gap: You ________________________ wonderful.

13)

Put the words in order: I have dog home. at also know a you

14) You must be .......about the presents.

  • careful
  • curious
  • courageous

15)

Put the words in order: to just you're if the nice check on I need list.

16) It seems to be your

  • repost
  • letter
  • request

17)

Put the words in order: see preparing what Let's for elves you. my are

18)

Fill the gap: Here are books that ________________________ all little children.

19)

Put the words in order: here. Everyone book has their

20)

Put the words in order: books see your As keep appearing you time. the all

21) This book is still

  • amazing
  • exciting
  • empty

22) Someone's here must be really

  • nice
  • naive
  • naughty
  • sporty

23)

Put the words in order: they're each to need child being their check gift good. if sending I Before

24)

Fill the gap: If I see your name on the nice list, this ________________________ will show it.

25) I am very.....of you.

  • polite
  • pleased
  • proud
  • happy

26)

Put the words in order: games TV watch play Don't computer or so much.

27)

Put the words in order: something. Let's want show to you I go now.

28)

Put the words in order: don't Or again. me tell sit-ups my they'll do elves. make Just

29)

Fill the gap: You ________________________ here, don't you?

30) I'll definitely find you with my

  • rainbow
  • reindeer
  • rabbits

31)

Put the words in order: always of There's thinks who you. someone also

32)

Put the words in order: Perfect weather. flying. for What wonderful

33)

Fill the gap: I couldn't do it ________________________ them.

34) It's time to ......presents.

  • double
  • deliver
  • discount

35)

Put the words in order: soon. Merry you Christmas See everyone.

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

Comments

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Tedimum
2017-12-12 18:57:47
ThanQ :)
lori85
2017-12-12 20:37:39
thanks
Minicarr
2017-12-12 21:55:31
I am going to try this with my small tutorial group of children who have learning difficulties. I know this isn't the purpose of the lesson but it will really help as it's pitched at the right level.
Olskii
2017-12-20 23:43:09
Thank for this lesson! It's really helpful.