Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Watch the video and focus on new vocabulary and important details about the new disease, then answer the questions
Scene summary:
The guy talks about the causes and symptoms of the new disease starting in China.
Video length: 6 minutes 35 seconds
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2020-02-28, 10:48:20 (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)

Fill the gap: He'll talk about the causes, ________________________ and ________________________ to stay safe from this illness.

2) What does "outbreak" mean?

  • the start of an important event
  • the sudden start of something unpleasant

3) Coronavirus may cause ...

  • common colds
  • MERS
  • SARS
  • All of them

4) What is a "zoonotic disease"?

Answer the question using your own words

5)

Fill the gap: The virus can be transmitted through direct contact to animals like touching or ________________________ them. It can also ________________________ via the air.

6) What are the first symptoms of this disease?

Answer the question using your own words

7) Which part of your body is damaged when you're infected?

  • throat
  • nose
  • lungs

8)

Fill the gap: This virus is more likely to infect ________________________ people and people with a weak ________________________

9) What does "treatment" mean?

  • the way to cure an illness, help you feel better
  • the way to prevent an illness

10) "Hygiene" means keeping yourself and the area around you ...

  • safe
  • clean
  • normal

11) Matching the verbs in column A with the correct phrases in column B

Match the items:
WashYour hand with soap and warm water
SeeThe doctor if you have any symptoms
Avoidcontact with people suffering from respiratory infection or animals

12) What is the short name of "The 2019 novel coronavirus?

Answer the question using your own words

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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NEWESTENGLISHTEACHER
2020-02-29 07:20:10
thanks i loved this video its very helpful to me
lunkhochiu
2020-02-29 08:37:16
THANK YOU FOR YOUR BEST POWER POINT TO HELP OUR STUDENTS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS.
jcqlnjulien2
2020-02-29 16:24:24
Thank you for this video. It's useful.
antonella.fiorito
2020-03-01 07:47:25
Thanks a lot
carmencapossela
2020-03-02 06:47:03
thank you
CheloGarcia
2020-03-03 20:55:14
very enjoyable
Taseen
2020-03-05 13:30:54
thank you very much for this video that informs us a lot about the corona virus I was very useful this video
CavasinGaia
2020-03-05 14:10:58
I found out something I didn’t know by watching this video and i reallyy like it because it teach you something true in a funny way. My score is 12/12 Thank you, Cavasin Gaia
giadabenvenuti
2020-03-05 15:29:34
this video is useful for people who don't know what coronavirus is. talks about the coronavirus, symptoms and precautions to be followed in a very simple way, understandable to all. thank you
ElenaFerrotti
2020-03-05 15:44:41
This video in very interesting because it explains tue situation of the coronavirus and how to take it and what are the symptoms
scomparinangela
2020-03-05 15:45:36
I liked this video because thanks to it I understood better what the Coronavirus is, how it was generated and which people affects more. It was great especially because it explains concepts many times difficult to understand in a funny way. My score is 10/12. Thank you, Angela Scomparin.
LindaRossato
2020-03-06 07:17:44
I found this video very interesting and also funny, because it gives useful tips to prevent the corona virus and explains the symptoms, whit simple and understandable sentences.
deganisabel
2020-03-06 07:44:32
I liked this video, because it demonstrates all of aspects of what is happening in this period, and this is very important ,because we have to know what is going now in the word. I did 10/12 in the questions. Thank you fort this video. Degan Isabel
andreacarraro
2020-03-06 08:42:50
Thank you soo much teacher for this interesting video. I like this video because it's funny but it's also useful to avoid coronavirus. My score is 7/12.
lorenzo8
2020-03-06 09:21:15
I liked this video because explains very well the causes, symptoms, maesures and the details of this virus. It was very useful to me because I discovered things I didn't know. I understood the video well because it was clearly explained with understandable images and drawings.
giuriatielena
2020-03-06 09:37:03
I liked this video and I think it's very interesting but also funny, it manages to attract attention, I also knew new things about the coronavirus. Thank you.
AlfredoMinati
2020-03-06 09:48:03
I think this video is funny because it is explained by doctor Binocs, but at the same time it manages to illustrate the current situation present due to the coronavirus. We should all listen to the advice this cute character gives us.
Francesco603Pietrove
2020-03-06 11:57:49
Nice video but I didn't understand everything very well.It is a different way than usual to understand how to behave in the face the coronavirus.
marcoferraresso
2020-03-06 13:42:43
thank you for this interesting lesson, it is very helpful to me. i've learn a lot about 2019-nCoV
erica46
2020-03-06 14:22:12
Thanks to this video we know what are the causes, the symptoms and the main ways to catch the coronavirus and the origin of this illines. I like this video because there are the activities. Thanks for this video.
eddahraouizainab
2020-03-06 16:16:57
I found this video very useful for remembering people to prevent this virus and above all to inform people about what the symptoms are, I liked it because it teaches you something true in a fun way
carlomat
2020-03-06 16:32:45
I think this video is very useful to understand what the coronavirus is, even if it made too much for children. Ballarin
cecinokevin
2020-03-06 16:54:55
It is interesting and entertaining at the same time, except for a few words, all things considered to be simple enough to understand the text. It took away some of doubts on this disease that's spoken a lot in the last few weeks.
Paolino2005
2020-03-06 19:25:29
This video is celar and easy, it explain causes and measures of disease. I am worried because my granmather is very old and she has heart problem.
RiccardoMazzon
2020-03-06 19:43:10
This video was funny and was really interesting The young people can use this to know the Coronavirus. 8/12
Art3mis1
2020-03-10 13:48:56
Thanks for this video, it is very helpful to understand what is coronavirus and to share it with our students.
xuananhnguyenphung
2020-03-12 07:05:49
thank you so much. I'm gonna show that to my student
Aneskies
2020-03-13 08:25:30
Thanks for the sharing. Is a good resource to keep students aware.
maureen180763
2020-03-13 11:41:18
GREAT VIDEO THANKS
murielaj
2020-03-14 23:50:09
Your video is a piece of wonderful information for my students about the current breaking news as is Corona Virus congrats, and Thanks for your help.
SergioSanchez
2020-03-15 13:17:24
Thanks
PetrCZE
2020-03-16 08:47:40
Great worksheet, have used it a couple of times already :). Many thanks!
Escaparate
2020-03-16 10:56:16
I found this video very interesting and useful.I' m sure it will help my students to learn more about coronavirus in an entertaining way. Thank you for all your assistance
Isaveluchita
2020-03-16 21:44:12
How do I get the worksheet for this video?
Mr.Schwa
2020-03-18 14:48:02
Great topic! Thanks a bunch!
RMREYNOSO
2020-03-18 16:50:57
Thanks for sharing, great and useful video
ManoLil
2020-03-19 14:44:26
Thank you for this amazing lesson!!!!
JavitoproOMG1320
2020-03-19 17:01:38
China! - Trump
arikurniasih
2020-03-20 00:43:58
lovely way to teach. thanks
DeeDee2
2020-03-20 07:13:22
This is awesome. I had no idea you could do this and be so interactive on YouTube! I will definitely be bringing this to my classroom. Cheers!
Borjamena
2020-03-20 09:44:02
thanks
Rossmar
2020-03-23 13:18:33
It is amazing!! Thanks a lot
mnouvard01
2020-03-25 15:33:37
I love it! so useful! Thanks a lot!
aiimeemanderson
2020-03-26 15:48:08
thanks
maobla
2020-03-27 08:32:11
Thanks for sharing
silbu
2020-03-27 09:50:48
Thanks a million! Very useful and engaging!
zavalae
2020-03-27 18:53:43
I liked the information. It was very helpful!
brookln
2020-03-30 14:54:49
very useful !! Thanks
normaler
2020-03-31 00:43:14
It's really significant and awesome!
VictorJulio
2020-03-31 19:22:22
I really liked it. I could interact and have fun with this video. Great job! I hope my teacher could use more of these for my classes.
DanyLeonRodriguez
2020-04-01 02:04:53
Thanks, thanks and thanks!! You make our already busy hours less stressing. Thanks a lot!!
zavalae
2020-04-02 03:21:27
I hope you are well and safe during this difficult time. Thank you very much for sharing these amazing materials for my students to learn online. We loved it!! Ms. Zavala
gabygu23
2020-04-02 20:00:06
tanks....gracias por los videos subidos
mariamad
2020-04-15 15:27:06
Well done! Congratulations
izabellacarlima
2020-04-21 11:12:23
Thank you for this video and questions
montse.sabat
2020-04-22 17:50:53
Thanks a lot! I'll use this video in my lessons.
fina5
2020-06-07 21:52:40
Thanks for your video
Natalygomez806
2020-06-09 20:05:27
I liked this from the covid 19
sarlinn
2020-06-27 04:42:20
THANKS
Juanfer123
2020-06-27 15:19:30
Thanks :)