The cat came back

"The Cat Came Back" ist ein kanadischer animierter Kurzfilm von Cordell Barker aus dem Jahr 1988 und beruht auf einem gleichnamigen Kinderlied...

  • Almost everybody likes cats but Mr. Johnson does not. He wants to get rid of the animal, but...

    "But the cat came back the very next day, 
    the cat came back, they thought he was a goner
    but the cat came back, he just couldn't stay away..."

    Find out more about this story by listening to a century-old folk song! What does the man do to get rid of the cat?

    • Go to listen to the song (and join the singing :-)!

    • Do the exercise and fill in the missing words of the lyrics.

    • Enjoy the cartoon film and watch out what the man does to get rid of the cat!

  • Do the following exercise to review the man's actions to get rid of the cat.
  • WRITING: Retell the story using the words of the following wordcloud. (The bigger the words, the more important they are in the original song.)
Wordle: The cat came back




Erstellt von:

Walter Steinkogler


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Skills: Listening. Retell the story in the past tense. (simple irregular verbs)