A2/B1 (Pre-Intermediate) level
To provide gist, scan and detailed reading practice using a text about two men who met a bear in the context of journey
To provide clarification, review and practice of past perfect tense in the context of journey
Procedure (42-55 minutes)
T asks the SS a few questions (Where do we get our food from? Who grows food? Why do they grow it? Is there a lot of farmers now or more people work in the cities?) Ss answer them. T tells that "We will read a story about two men who were going to the city to look for job"
T show a picture and tries to elicit what happened on it from the SS. SS work in groups and come up with the ideas. T nominates SS from the groups to tell what they think happened.
T shows PPP slide with the target vocabulary. Mime and let the SS guess the words.
T gives out cutouts to match (group work) SS work in groups. T monitors. T gives out text as an answer key
T tells the SS to read the text for 2 minutes and answer the questions Check in pairs. Listening for FB
Project the PPT slide on the board "The man came down from the tree after the bear had gone " Ask SS which action happened first. (meaning) Draw a timeline on the board Underline had and past participle,(form) Drill the sentence.(pronunciation)
Tell the SS to answer the questions using past perfect tense. Give out HO with questions SS write the answers T monitors, make notes for delayed error correction Pair check, make notes for delayed error correction Nominate the SS for FB, ask for justifications (what happened first) Delayed-error correction.