upper intermediate level
To provide gist reading practice using a text about The Blind Assasin in the context of a woman committing suicide
Develop students reading for gist and detail skills
To enable students to have clarification and pronunciation of vocabulary
Procedure (32-48 minutes)
I will show a picture of a woman in car to build interest and elicit title for the text. Ss tell the story behind the picture.
Ss read and give story a title. 2 min. ICQ: are you going to read every word? Pair check (PC) then whole class feed back WCFB.
Ss read 2nd section of the text and do reading. Then ask them to work in pairs to answer the questions.
SS will answer questions in #4. Ss will work in pairs to answer about feelings of Iris at different stages of text. They will be allowed to go back to the text to answer.
WCFB and answer any question that Ss may have.