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Weather Words

Kennimi February 13, 2018

Task description & scene summary

Students answer gap fill, word sequence, and multiple choice questions related to the weather and weather forecast.
Scene summary:
In the first scene a man tries to choose clothing based on the information he is given about the weather. In the second scene a meteorologist does a world weather forecast.
Lesson type: Vocabulary booster
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Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-02-13, 21:20:09 (GMT+1)

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Put the words in the correct order.

Put the words in order: the How's today? weather

2) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: No, it's ________________________

3) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: Oh, wait a minute. It's ________________________

4) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: It isn't ________________________ anymore.

5) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: Yes, it's very ________________________

6) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: Well, maybe it isn't hot. It's ________________________

7) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: You know, it isn't very warm. It's ________________________

8) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: I'm sorry, I'm wrong. It isn't cool. It's ________________________

9) Put the words in the correct order.

Put the words in order: day. nice a Have

10) What is the weather like in Mexico?

Fill the gap: It's ________________________ in Mexico.

11) What's the weather like in England?

Answer the question using your own words

12) Put the words in the correct order.

Put the words in order: snowing. Japan, And in it's today

13) What is the temperature in Brazil?

  • 100 degrees Celsius.
  • 38 degrees Farenheit.
  • 100 degrees Farenheit.

14) How's the weather in Australia?

Fill the gap: It ________________________ in Australia.

15) What's the weather like in Honduras?

  • Cool.
  • Warm
  • cloudy
  • sunny

16) Fill in the blank.

Fill the gap: It's ________________________ in Ukraine.

17) Put the sentence in the correct order.

Put the words in order: a nice Have day.

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

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