PT 4 Art and Artist - Vocabulary
Intermediate B2 level
To introduce students to new vocabulary in the context of Art and artists
To practice reading for gist and detail.
Procedure (45-58 minutes)
Display image 1 on WB - Marcel Duchamp in pairs, STS to discuss Is this Art? STS will discuss same questions with following images Display image 3 on WB - Damien Hurst Display image 3 on WB - Orlan Elicit some of the ideas and vocabulary that will be used in lesson - note on WB
Pair work Image 3 - Orlan on WB Ex 1 - STS to look at photo on WB and answer T/F to statements 1-4 STS then read text and check answers in pairs Answer key on WB 1.T, 2.T, 3.T, 4.T
individual activity Ex 2, STS to read article again and put 7 statements in order of event. Pair work to check their answers Display statements on WB and check answers with WC 7. line 16, 2. line 17, 6. line 12, 5. line 26, 4. line25, 1. line 31, 3. line 34
Groups of 3 Introduce 7 'works of art' by famous artists - use CCQ to check meaning Image 4 on WB STS to match the word to the image. WC to feedback answers Using CCQs clarify meaning, pron., stress and drill new vocabulary 1. Abstract = C, 2. landscape = G, 3. Self portrait = B, 4. Still life = A, 5. Mural = F, 6. Performance art = D, 7. Sculpture = E Using CCQ's also clarify - patrons, exhibition, figurative, conceptual, works of art,
Ex 3 3 mins STS to fill in word search activity - find 13 words check answers in pairs Answers on the WB
Pair work Ex 1 - STS to complete gap fill activity and complete sentences 1-7 Answers on WB 1. collection, 2. sculptures 3. abstract, 4. patrons, 5. dealers, 6. exhibition, 7. landscapes Using CCQ's clarify meaning, form, pron and drill if needed
Pair work ex 2 - practice using the vocabulary. STS each take it in turns to ask questions and answer 1-7
Group work - 3 5 mins STS to ask the following questions and try to use target language Do you go to galleries or exhibitions? Who is your favourite artist? Would you like to see one of Orlan's videos?