Places- Past Simple Lesson
To provide gist and scan reading practice using a text about places in the context of travel
To provide clarification of holidays words in the context of travels
Procedure (45-55 minutes)
*T will write the topic "A few days in..." on the WB. *T will ask students to predict what are they talking about, let them discuss in pairs. *T will then give a personal example: A few days in Istanbul; relating that she is from another country. *Ss will discuss in pairs where they would like to go?
*T will then paste a picture of map of Egypt on the board & ask where this is? *Ss will give their feedback by predictions. *T will then put up a picture of a Pyramid & ask if they know what that is? *Ss feedback and predictions will be taken. *T will drill them on this word as this is new vocabulary for them. *T will then paste more pictures on the WB such as airplane, hotels, shops & markets, restaurant, Takism Square, Nile. *T will then Ss to discuss in pairs what the topic of discuss is today?
*T will paste a picture of Anna & Mike on the WB and tell the Ss that they are taking the trip to Cairo. *T will give the text to the Ss & ask them to skim it. *T will give them a Ho in which they have questions they have to answer in pairs about Mike & Anna. Q1. Where did Mike and Anna go when in Cairo? Q2. What Mike & Anna couldn't see when in Cairo? Q3. What did Anna buy in Cairo? Q4. What didn't Mike buy in Cairo? *Ss have have to a scan for the answers in their text in Pws. *Ss will discuss in PWs and as a whole class.
*T will do an activity with the Ss in which she will divide the class in 3 groups: 5 May, 6 May & 7 May. *T will paste cards with words on the other WB such as airport x2, taxi, trams, 5:00am didn't sleep, got up, souk, coffee pot, carpet, Citadel, restaurant, Nile, Pyramids, 5:30am, Mumbai, India, 8:00am *Ss have to go in groups and paste the correct things Mike & Anna did on their respective days on the other WB under the dates. *Ss will then put the tags in correct order. * Wc will discuss together what Mike & Anna did by explain what they did on their respective days.
*T will ask the Ss to write 5 sentences what they will do if they were traveling to Istanbul for the first time in PWs *Twill ask the students to read it out aloud to the whole class