Jan 3, 2010

Bolt: Can - Ability

This is funny scene with a lot of action. Bolt is a movie star who has a lot of different super powers, which is great fo the students to practice the use of the modal for ability CAN.






I. Talk to a partner about the following questions:


1- Do you have a pet? (Why/Why not?) Tell your friend about it. If you don't have one, tell your partner about one of your friend's pet.

2- What can he/she do?

3 - Are pets important for people's lives? Why (not)?



II. Watch the movie segment and write in the boxes the initials of the characters who can perform the folowing activities:


B – Bolt



P - Penny




1. Grab a car with the teeth

2. Run faster than cars

3. Ride a scooter

4. Move faster than the cars in the Los Angeles traffic

5. Break through walls

6. Jump very far

7. Destroy machines with the eyes

8. Destroy anything with a super bark

9. Speak English




video

Now write sentences with CAN (CAN'T), according to the information in the movie segment:





Answer Key:





A.


1. B 2. B 3. P 4. P 5. B 6.B 7.B 8.B 9. P




WORKSHEET

MOVIE SEGMENT DOWNLOAD - BOLT


How to prepare your own video activity:

• Select a segment in which the characters perform activities that show ability

• Prepare a few questions about the content of the segment for the sake of Communication/listening comprehension

• Students do the assessment exercise after they watch the segment

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Bom dia, por favor, eu gostaria de saber se não há o video disponível deste filme. Obrigada por compartilhar seu trabalho!!

Claudio Azevedo said...

O link foi adicionado. Obrigado por avisar.