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In this webquest you will find information about the use of past passive voice. You will learn:

  • What is the past passive voice?
  • How is it formed? 
  • How can you use it?

Now that you know what you are going to learn, ENJOY THIS ACTIVITY!

Area y Asignatura

Lengua Extranjera - Inglés


  • No hay restriccion de edad


  • Auto Aplicaciones
  • Blogs
  • Diagramas de flujo - proceso


Your task includes:

  1. Watch a video
  2. Do a grammar activity
  3. Read and analyze news

At the end of this activity you will elaborate a power point presentation with your results.


Follow the steps:

1. Go to this link http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-use-passive-voice-english-language-165426/ and watch the video up to the minute 4:51. Write the 3 sentences that the teacher mentions about the paintings.

2. Go to this link http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/grammar/passive.htm and read the gramar explanation.

3. Go to this link http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/active_passive/sentences_simple_past.htm and do the activity.

4. Go to The New York Times website http://www.nytimes.com/ and choose 1 news about the topic you prefer.

5. Use the information included in the news and elaborate a chart with the following information: WHO? WHAT? WHEN? WHERE?

6. Elaborate your power point presentation. You need to include 3 slides in the following order:

a. The 3 sentences the teacher mentions in the video.

b. The chart you elaborate in number 5.

c. 5 sentences in past passive voice about the news you read.


This activity will be evaluated as following:

3 points: the 3 sentences from the video.

2 points: the chart.

5 points: the 5 sentences about the news.

As you can see, the total points are 10.




Autor: Proyecto creado por Paola Mateo - utilizando a eduteka.org
Fecha de publicación: 2011-10-12 00:00:00
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