"COSBY" Self-Study Activity


Student Part 1

A) What are the names of the six Huxtable family members? Write them above.

B) Put the characters in order from youngest to oldest by family role.

Example: 1. youngest sister, 2

Get more information about "The Cosby Show " here.

(1) Before watching the show answer these questions in the boxes below:

 a) How well do you know "The Cosby Show?"
 b) Have you watched it? How many times?
 c) Did you watch it in English? Were there sub-titles?
 d) Is it very popular in your country?
e) How long has it been on TV there?
 f) Who is your favorite Huxtable family member?


(A) WATCH A "COSBY SHOW " VIDEO (1 complete episode) ---> No Captioning, No Sub-titles

Listen for and write more of the names of the six Huxtable family members.
Father Mother
Son Youngest daughter
Middle daughter Eldest daughter

(B) How old do you think the kids are in this episode?
Write full sentence answers using their names:
Example: I think Rudi is about X years old. Theo looks about XX years old.

(B) Name the other characters (not in the Cosby family)in this episode:

(C) List the different places where scenes take place.

(D) Which family members interact with each other the most in this episode?




(E) Which family members have problems or conflicts in this episode?

F) Describe one of the problems.

(G) Which family members are helpful in this episode?

H) Describe how he or she was helpful.

(I) Which family members act foolishly in this episode?

(K) Explain why this was foolish?

K) Describe some funny moments in this episode:

(I) Describe some touching moments in this episode:

Print your finished page for correction and review.

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