To give sts practice in speaking for fluency.
Procedure (37-52 minutes)
T will hang some famous people's photos on the board. Sts will be asked what they know about them. Then t will explain that they are famous people she would like to meet, and she will show one of them and tell sts she would like to go on a date with him. Then sts will find three famous people that they would like to meet. They will mingle and share the names and the reasons (why they would like to meet) with their friends. Get WC FB
T will show some pictures of Patrick, Davina, Ruby and Stuart. Tell the sts they are going to listen to one conversation between Patrick and Davina and another one between Ruby and Stuart. Ask sts if they have any idea about what they might talk about.
Sts will listen to the conversations for gist. They will work in pairs. Later, WC FB
T gives gap-fill handout. Sts will read the sentences. Later, they will listen to two conversations again and fill the blank parts. Check in pairs. Get WC FB
T will write 4 questions (TB pg 52, Discussion Starters: Asking someone out) on the board. Sts will discuss the questions in pairs. Get WC FB
Ss will queue in from of the board. There will be 2 groups. Each student will have a sentence from the conversations in the listening part. Ss will say their sentences to the student’s ear which is in front of them. The student who will hear the sentence will write what they hear on the board. Two groups will compete with each other. After the game is over, T will check who is winner.