Authentic Reading Material (Should I let my child take more risks?)
To provide detailed and scan reading practice using an article in the context of how useful iit is to let kids do some unsupervised playing.
To provide guided practice of speaking and writing in the context of responding to a text
Procedure (30-45 minutes)
- T shows Ss the picture to set the context. - T asks Ss to read the title of the article to predict the topic.
_ T pre-teaches the vocabulary items unsupervised, cliff, self-esteem, adolescent, injury (matching activity, elicit, check, drill) _ Ss check their answers in pairs then on class level, _ Ss read the skimming questions. .
- Ss read the text for 60 seconds to check which (3) sentences are answered by the text - Ss check answers in pairs then on class level
- Ss read the second reading task questions carefully. - Ss read the text for 3 minutes to do part A of the exercise. - Ss read the text again for 2 minutes to answer part B of the exercise. _ Ss check in pairs, then on class level
- Ss do the guided opinion writing sheet. _ Ss share and discuss their opinions _ T provides feedback on content then form