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The Yellow Lemon Tree

Anthih January 25, 2017

FILM-ENGLISH.COM: A TREASURE TROVE OF FREE FILM LESSONS

We are proud to announce Kieran Donaghy as the first member of our Advisory Committee. He will be advising iSLCollective on developing our video quiz platform.

He is the author behind the famous Film English website, which has hundreds of high quality and free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films. Click here to visit his well-crafted film lessons.

Task description & scene summary

The man is disappointed because his girlfriend never arrives.Listen to the song to see what is happening and how he feels.
Scene summary:
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals: Memory game ("Do you remember a little detail you could see?")
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Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License
First published: 2017-01-25, 20:28:10 (GMT+1)

About the author

I am an EFL teacher in a primary school in Athens.

We highly recommend this award-winning e-book by Nik Peachey about how to use video in your teaching.
Includes practical tips for engaging classroom activities.

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) How does the singer describe the room?

Fill the gap: He describes it as ________________________

2) What is the weather like?

Fill the gap: It is ________________________

3) Why is this person bored?

  • He is waiting for somebody to come
  • He doesn't like staying at home.
  • He doesn't like the weather.

4) What is the man doing?

Put the words in order: in the man is The around driving car.

5) This person feels

  • lonely
  • happy
  • surprised

6) What can this person only see?

Fill the gap: This person can only see a yellow ________________________ tree.

7) What is he turning around?

  • His head
  • His hands
  • His arms

8) What does this person miss?

Fill the gap: He misses the ________________________

9) What does isolation mean?

  • being bored
  • being alone
  • being in the house

10) What did the girl tell him about yesterday?

  • The cloudy sky.
  • The planes in the sky.
  • The blue sky.

About the author

I am an EFL teacher in a primary school in Athens.

We highly recommend this award-winning e-book by Nik Peachey about how to use video in your teaching.
Includes practical tips for engaging classroom activities.

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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OlgaDzhina
2017-01-28 06:18:42
Thanks
rojan94
2017-01-28 07:44:35
i want to download this video with the written version. can someone help me please?