Upper intermediate level
To introduce students to the past perfect continuous and how it differs from the other tenses.
To encourage students to be more productive and speak out their understanding of the lesson by allowing peer-checking after each task.
To explore grammar through reading the the text " Nightmare over the Atlantic ".
Procedure (37-49 minutes)
To do a warm up by trying to discuss the meaning of the word incident
To expose students to the TL in context through reading the text " Nightmare over the Atlantic "
To encourage the students to notice TL and answering the exercise.
To discuss the difference between the highlighted verbs then focus them on MFP of the TL
To check students' understanding of meaning and form by doing an exercise on Grammar Bank A3.
To further consolidate the TL and allow some production through an exercise