a- The girl and Blu are best friends.
b- Blue Macaw Books is the name of the bookstore.
c- Blu is drinking coffee.
d- The man wants to bring the male and female birds together to save their species.
e- The man is looking for some books.
f- Macaw is a kind of bird that is extinct.
Oct 5, 2014
Rio: Possessive Adjectives & Prepositions of Place
This awesome activity was provided by a reader, Marilu Costa, who kindly shared it with us. Thanks, Marilu.
My name is Marilu Costa, from Itatiba-SP. I've majored in Languages (English, Portuguese and Spanish) and I've attended a Graduation Program in English Language. I teach English to elementary and high school students, and Spanigh to elementary I students. I've been teaching English and Spanish for about 15 years. I love my job, and I always try to make my classes enjoyable for my students and myself. This blog is really amazing and helpful. I hope you guys like this activity. kisses, Marilu
Watch the movie segment and answer tasks 1, 2 and 3.
a- The girl wakes up at___.
( ) seven fifteen
( ) six o’clock
( ) seven oh five
b- The ___ are good for the bird.
( ) vitamins
( ) cereals
( ) hot chocolate with marshmallow
c- Blu is a kind of bird called___.
( ) macaw
( ) parakeet
( ) parrot
2) Read the sentences and check True or False.
3) Answer the questions (use complete answers).
a- What’s the girl’s name? ___________________________________________
b- What’s the man’s name? ___________________________________________
c- What’s the bird’s name? ___________________________________________
d- What’s the man’s occupation? _______________________________________
Watch the movie segment again and answer task 4.
4) Who says what? Write Linda, Tulio or Blu next to the sentences.
a- (_________) “I’m not really built for this weather.”
b- (_________) “ Are you looking for some books?”
c- (_________) “I have come
looking for him.”
d- (_________) “He’s magnificent.”
e- (_________) “Linda? Little help here.”
f- (_________) “ You’re actually communicating.”
g- (_________) “I did not get that at all.”
h- (_________) “ Your macaw is a very special bird.”
i- (_________) “Blu is the last male of his kind.”
j- (_________) “He needs me.”
Now, watch the movie segment for the last time and answer tasks 5 and 6.
5) Observe the spot and complete the sentences with NEXT TO, BEHIND, AT, ON or IN.
a- The birds are dancing ___________ the trees.
b- Linda’s computer is ___________ the desk.
c- The books are ___________ the desk.
d- The telephone is ___________ Linda.
e- The bookstore is
f- Linda is ___________ work.
g- Blu is ___________ the desk.
h- The female macaw is ___________
i- The men put Blu ___________ a box.
6) Now complete with the possessive adjectives (MY, YOUR, HIS, HER, ITS, OUR, THEIR).
a- Blu is the last male of _____ kind.
b- Linda is talking to _____ mom on the phone.
d- “I never left Blu out of _____ sight.”