Why Are The Bees Dying?

rosagitzel September 03, 2019

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:
Pre-intermediate (A2) Unscramble the sentence and answer questions directly related to the video
Created using the grammar quiz generator of iSLCollective. Make your own quiz from any Youtube video in a few minutes.
Scene summary:
Information about bees and why they are disappearing including all the factors that cause bee death.
Video length: 4 minutes 21 seconds
Video genre: Edu video or lecture, (e.g. amateur educational video, TedEd, TED talk)
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2019-09-03, 13:23:41 (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: gold. than weight its worth more beehive is in A

2) How much are their pollinating services worth?

  • 25 billion
  • 4 billion
  • 24 billion
  • gold

3)

Fill the gap: Bees also pollinate the ________________________ plant.

4) Unscramble the sentence

Put the words in order: When about bee the people usually death, talking they're about bee. talk honey European

5) Bees are used to?

  • Make honey
  • Harvest crops
  • Harvest honey and pollinate crops

6) This was called?

  • Colony Collapse Reorder
  • Colony Collapse Disorder
  • Colony Collapse Order
  • Colony Collapse

7)

Put the words in order: gone of species wild extinct. as all As have many half bee

8) Bees can lose the ability to?

  • Communicate
  • Forage
  • All of the above

9) Are bees susceptible to infections and disease?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Bees never get sick

10) What do the mites do?

  • Hurt the bees
  • Help the bees

11)

Put the words in order: eggs Parasites lay bees' breathing the inside tubes.

12)

Put the words in order: driven declines Bee perfect being are storm troubles. of by a

13) How can we help bees?

  • Plant more flowers
  • Keep out invasive species
  • Reduce the use of pesticides
  • Eat less honey

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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