I love Daily Dose of Internet. I feel like adding some ‘Daily Dose Springboard’ posts. These vids are a nice resource for a bit of speaking practice at the start/end of a lesson but can also be exploited much more. Here are a few ideas for prompts for this vid.
Which clip did you find the most interesting / strange / surprising?
Activity 1: pause the video at 0:19
Write a four-line dialogue between two people travelling in the car ahead.
Perform the dialogue.
Activity 2: pause at 0:45
Explain how this happened.
The guy wearing green was…
However, he didn’t realise that…
Activity 3: play from 0:46 – 0:56
Transcribe the narration from the video.
This person was trying to land a small plane in rough conditions. The rain made it difficult to see anything at the front, and a wind kept pushing the plane around.