Cool School A1 – Activity 1

Cool School A1 – Activity 1

Aim of Activity

10 - 15 minutes

To check understanding of the Animation.

Steps for Students

  1. Listen to the teacher and look at the pictures: ACTIVITY 1
  2. Are the sentences true or false?
  3. If a sentence is false, what is the correct answer?

Click on the link: ACTIVITY 1

Students can answer the questions by:

  • saying ‘TRUE’ or ‘FALSE’
  • standing up if it’s TRUE and sit down if it’s FALSE
  • moving left if it’s TRUE and right if it’s FALSE

For online classes the Teacher can use the emoji function to correct


  1. This is Will and he loves school.
  2. Will’s teacher is an Elephant.
  3. There is a new student in his class and she likes school.
  4. Will thinks spaceships are cool.
  5. Will walks to school every day.
  6. Will thinks that school isn’t cool.
  7. Fish swim in a school.
  8. The children are robots.
  9. Their teacher can’t dance.
  10. In their school they can learn a lot of new things.



This activity could be done before watching the animation to introduce the story.

  1. FALSE – His name is Will but he doesn’t like school.
  2. FALSE- His teacher is a Panda called Mr. Boo or ‘Boosty’.
  3. TRUE – there is a new girl in his school and she doesn’t agree with Will.
  4. TRUE– He says ‘spaceships are cool’
  5. FALSE – Will goes to school by bus (Does he drive the bus???)
  6. TRUE- Will doesn’t like school because he thinks it isn’t cool and there are too many rules.
  7. TRUE – a group of fish is called a ‘school’ in English!
  8. FALSE – but their teacher thinks they should obey him like robots!
  9. FALSE – Mr Boo (Boosty) can dance really well! (Is he a good teacher????)
  10. TRUE – They say ‘we can learn many things which is cool’.