Tracy Jansen Tracy Jansen

BC - aSIB 16.1.14 (2)
Intermediate level


Talking about figures Unit 7 - Pg 39 & Unit 9 - Pg 49


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Main Aims

  • To provide fluency and accuracy speaking practice of numbers and figures.

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide clarification and review of language used for talking about figures in the context of numeracy.


Warmer/Lead-in (5 minutes) • To set lesson context and engage students

On WB, write down numbers, and ask students to say them out loud.

Exposure (10 minutes) • To provide context for the target language through a text or situation

Ask students randomly about the number of hours they: eat, sleep, watch television, wait at red traffic lights, spend on cell phones - per day & per week & per month & per year. Write up on WB.

Controlled Practice (10 minutes) • To concept check and prepare students for more meaningful practice

Write up 5 sentences on WB for class to read and discuss. Highlight Unit 9, Pg 49, Language Focus "0 is called ..." & use of "," as a seperator

Semi-Controlled Practice (10 minutes) • To concept check further and prepare students for free practice

Reverse speaking practice of figures into listening, and writing them down. Students to write down: a. 0.2% b. 300 million dollars c. 7, 965 d. 103,328 e. 53, 497 f. 251, 820 g. 3/4 percent h. 10,000 pounds sterling i. 5.2 j.10.0094 WC to check

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