The Yellow Lemon Tree

Anthih January 25, 2017

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:
The man is disappointed because his girlfriend never arrives.Listen to the song to see what is happening and how he feels.
Scene summary:
The man is disappointed because his girlfriend never arrives.Listen to the song to see what is happening and how he feels.
Video length: 3 minutes 13 seconds
Video genre: Music video
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals: Memory game ("Do you remember a little detail you could see?")
Level:
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License
First published: 2017-01-25, 20:28:10 (GMT+1)

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About the author

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

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) 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: around driving in car. man The is the

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.

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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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?