Saturday, 1 June 2013

WINNIE THE WITCH (beginners)

A story by Korky Paul and Valerie Thomas, read by Sandi Toksvig.

Watch these videos ( I bet you'll love them!) and answer the following questions.

(Click on Choose language, and then English 100% (bottom left) to read the subtitles for each video)

Episode 1

  1. What is the colour of Winnie's house?
  2. Which other colours do you know?
  3. Do you have a favourite colour?
  4. What colours are the walls in your room?
  5. Can you name other rooms of a house?
  6. Is there a carpet in your room?
  7. Do you know more words for furniture?
  8. Do you have a pet, too?
  9. What colour is it?
  10. What's its name?
Episode 2

  1. What colour are your eyes?
  2. What happens when you close your eyes? What colour can you see?
  3. Can you walk then?
  4. What can you do with your eyes closed?
  5. What can't you do?
Episode 3

  1. Why is Winnie angry?
  2. What makes you angry?
  3. Can you mention any other feelings?
  4. What makes you feel like each of them?
  5. How are you feeling now?

There are two more episodes that you can watch here and here
Don't miss them!

Now, let's see if you can complete this quiz!
Click on the following link:


  1. You always have such interesting ideas!
    I like visiting your blog very much!
    I found you in eslprintables!
    Greetings from Portugal (Azores islands)

  2. Thank you very much, Helena!
    My pleasure to have your visit here.

  3. Thank you for this page! I am going to share Winnie the Witch with my students this winter and am happy to see your ideas :)