Infinitive of purpose
A2 Top Nouch level
To provide clarification and review of language used for use infinitive to exprese pupose in the context of Computer comands
To provide accuracy speaking practice in a use infinitive to exprese pupose in the context of to do list
Procedure (33-45 minutes)
First: Greet the students . Next: to set the lesson context ; Yesterday, I was doing some work on my computer, after I had finished, I wanted to print the document. So I clicked on print button to print, however, it did not print out the page. So I phoned my friend to ask for help. She said " refresh your computer to get rid of old commands and then click on printer to print the page. Then I wanted to save my work, so I clicked on save button to save the file. CCQ: Why did I phone my friend? ( to ask for help) Why did my friend aske me to refresh my computer? ( To get rid of old commands) Why did I click on print button?( to print my document) Why did I click on save button? ( to save my work)
Pair the students : Ask the Ss to look at page 100, and the picture: Where are they ? are they at home or at work? what might they be talking about?( discuss it with your pair) _________________________________________________________________ Next ask the students : If you have a problem withy your computer , what would you do? and why? Elicit few answers from the students.
Ask the Ss to look at page 100 : Troubleshoot ; analyse and solve serious problems for a company or other organization. Inform the students that they are going to read and listen to a short conversation between two people at work : what is the problem ? play the audio . Elicit the answer fro the students ( Her computer crashed) __________________________________________________________________________Next : Ask the students to read the text . What advice was given to solve the problem ? ( Re- start the computer)
On the WB, write : I phoned my friend to ask for help . ( the infinitive of purpose is to ask) Why did you phone your friend. because I needed help. __________________________________________________________________________ I worked all summer to save money. I worked all summer , because I wanted to save money. To + base = infinitive : expresses the purpose and answers then question why . _______________________________________________________________________ NEXT : Ask the students to look at page 101- Grammar to further their understanding about the target language
Ask the students to look at the diagram on page 100; Elicit the meaning of the commands . Students to give example , for all the commands . ___________________________________________________________________________Listening : ask the students to look at page 100 exB. You are going to listen to 6 conversations ; click on the command that each person needs to follow. Play the audio , each command at a time. ( check the answers with students)
Ask students to complete Grammar practice page 101 . first work on your own and then compare your answer with your classmate. Finally : ask students to look at Cathy's to do list page 101; In pairs ask and answer the questions using infinitive of purpose.