English Culture Videos

"Breakfast Meals"

Instructions: Watch this video breakfast meals and answer the questions. Then, read the script at the bottom of the page.

What do Randall's kids usually eat for breakfast?

They usually eat cereal . . . corn flakes and maybe Cheerios.

On what particular days does Randall's family eat a special breakfast?

And then on special days like Father's Day and Mother's Day or a child's birthday, we often prepare a special meal.

What foods are served on this special day?

And then on special days like Father's Day and Mother's Day or a child's birthday, we often prepare a special meal including bacon and eggs and maybe orange juice and hash browns in order to celebrate that special day.

Online Investigations and Discussion Questions

What kinds of food do you eat for breakfast in your country? Do you eat anything similar to what Randall eats? Use the Internet to find one article on the importance of eating breakfast and then find two breakfast recipes that support the types of food suggested in the article.

Video Script

Hi, I'm Randall and welcome to our kitchen. Usually, the morning is a very busy time of day because our kids are getting ready for school, and they usually eat cereal . . . corn flakes and maybe Cheerios.

And then on special days like Father's Day and Mother's Day or a child's birthday, we often prepare a special meal including bacon and eggs and maybe orange juice and hashbrowns in order to celebrate that special day.

So again, we eat a variety of things depending on if it's a regular day or if it's a special day for our family.