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:
father goes to get a special Christmas present for his daughter. Watch and answer the questions about weather and places in nature
Scene summary:
father gets the best Christmas present for his little girl. He travels to get the biggest surprice to make her happy.
Video length: 1 minute 31 seconds
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2017-06-05, 19:45:00 (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) What is on the right?

Fill the gap: There is a high ________________________

2) What is behind him?

  • the sea
  • a lake
  • a waterfall

3) Where is he?

Fill the gap: He walks through a ________________________

4) In the picture, you can see:

  • a valley
  • mountains
  • forest
  • a power station

5) What is the man crossing?

Fill the gap: He is crossing a ________________________

6) What is the weather?

  • it is snowing
  • it is cool
  • it is freezing
  • it is sunny
  • it is very cold

7) What is the weather? It is ....

  • stormy
  • cool
  • cloudy
  • dark
  • windy

8) How did the man travel home?

  • by taxi
  • in a car
  • by plane
  • on a ship

9) What time of the year it is?

Fill the gap: It is ________________________

10) Fill in preposition

Fill the gap: There is a present ________________________ the Christmas tree.

11) What did the girl get for Christmas?

Fill the gap: She got a ________________________

12) What can the cloud do?

  • it can snow
  • it can make wind
  • it can make a storm
  • it made a lightning

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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silcharo
2017-08-29 12:02:41
Thanks
KaiThompson
2018-04-11 14:12:29
magnificent video quiz! very useful thanks a lot!
MissFi
2018-09-26 09:38:52
Nice, thanks. However in Q. 4, you can see a valley and mountains rather than a forest and mountains.