streets, There's and there are
beginners, A1 level
To provide practice of There is/there are in the context of there's a car in the street/there are cars in the street
To provide fluency speaking practice in a debate in the context of there is a drugstore in my neighborhood/ there are department stores in my neighborhood.
Procedure (15-24 minutes)
1-T shows a picture of a neighborhood to Ss to discuss in pairs. 2-ICQ. 3-T asks for the feed back of the Ss in pars by asking 'what is in the pictures?'
1-T gives a HO to Ss to find the true or false sentences about the picture . 2-ICQ 3-T does the peer check.
1-T writes down the answers on the WB and ask the Ss for correcting the wrong ones and then write down all the correct answers on the WB and highlights the differences between 'it is/there is and they are/there are'.
1-T explains the differences between 'there is and there are' and how we use them with singular and plural nouns. 2-T explains about the contraction form of "there's" and how it's pronounced naturally.
1-T gives a Ho to Ss to fill in the blanks of the sentences in pairs. 2-T does ICQ 3-T does the peer check.
1-T gives a HO to the Ss to unscramble the sentences in pairs. 2-T does the ICQ 3-T does the peer check and writes down the correct sentences on the WB.
1- Ss talk with each other about the place where they live. 2-T does the ICQ 3-T observes the pars to correct them at the time of need.