Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students will watch the video and answer Concept Checking Questions about the Yellowstone National Park.
Scene summary:
This is a youtube video about the Yellowstone National Park prepared by Expedia.
Video length: 8 minutes 34 seconds
Video genre: Documentary film
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2021-04-19, 15:02:18 (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) When was the Yellowstone National Park founded?

  • 1870
  • 1872
  • 1970
  • 1972

2) When did the volcano erupt?

Answer the question using your own words

3) How do they ensure the safety of the park visitors?

  • They found a way to stop to eruption.
  • Seismic activity is monitored closely.
  • There are guards everywhere.

4) How often does Old Faithful spew boiling water into the sky?

  • twice a day.
  • 60 times a day.
  • in every 2 hours.
  • in every 60 to 90 minutes.

5) According to the video, what activities do visitors do on Yellowstone lake? (2 answers)

  • They venture out in a kayak
  • They go swimming in the lake
  • They explore the lapping shores on foot

6) Why should you keep your eyes on the road?

  • Because a bison herd might be crossing
  • Because you can get attacked by the mighty beast.
  • Because an encounter with the animal's guaranteed.

7) What can you see in Lamaar Valley? (more than one right answer)

  • wild bison
  • local people of the park
  • other native animals of the park
  • babbling brooks
  • bungalows to have a picnic

8) Unscramble the sentence!

Put the words in order: In in a direction to any is Yellowstone, journey another continent. like step a

9) Why is the Yellowstone National Park called 'the grandfather of the parks' ?

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

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