Aysegul Esmer Aysegul Esmer

Beginner level


In this lesson, the Ss will be practicing the modal verb "can" within the context of Animals. They will also be introduced to the negative and questions forms of the target language. The linkage of 2 sentences with "and" and "but" and how they are used with "can".


Abc Gap-fill HO for the initial letter of the animal vocabulary.
Abc Gap-fill HO for animal vocabulary.
Abc Animal pictures

Main Aims

  • Grammar and function of can, and but/and

Subsidiary Aims

  • Speaking


Warmer/ Lead-In • To introduce myself and animal lexis

- I will introduce myself, because this is my first lesson with this new group and ask their names. - I will stick on the WB the pictures of the the animal lexis to be used in the lesson and try to elicit from the ss the pet names. - I will post the Pet exercise on the WB and demonstarte the first one, and disrtibute HO for the initials of the vocabulary. - The ss will one by one come and put the initials on the big pet sheet.

Contolled practice for vocabulary
"Change-place" Game for can & can't • Personalising the target language
Introducing "but" & "and"
Dialogue for permission • To introduce the function of can as a permission to ask to do smthng

Word order game will be introduced from the WB and it will be elicited from the Ss that there should be an order. HO as PW cut-ups

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