TP: 8b My Last Holiday . Reading
Beginner, A1 level
To provide gist reading practice using a text about last holiday that people went on in the context of holiday experiences.
To provide detailed reading practice using a text about last holiday that people went on in the context of past holiday.
To provide fluency speaking practice in a conversation in the context of ss' last holiday.
Procedure (33-43 minutes)
T shows the pictures of some holiday places. Try to elicit the word 'holiday' from the students. T demos some sentences. "Last summer, I went to Philippines, my mother stayed in İstanbul. T says that 'Tell your partner three things about your last holiday? Ss work in pairs for 2-5 minutes.
T gives vocabulary matching. Ss do this alone quickly and check with their partner. 'Take a look at these pictures and the words. Match them. Do it alone and check with your partner.' T gives 5 minutes. ICQs are asked. T pre-teaches 'scenery', 'palace', 'sightseeing'. CCQs are asked.
T gives 3 separate reading text with the city pictures for the gist task. T asks 'Look at the text, you will have 3 pictures of cities. Which countries are the places in? Work alone. 3-5 minutes.' ICQs 'Are working in pairs?' (No) 'Are we working alone?' (Yes)
T gives their question for their texts. T informs ss, 'Now you are going to read the text and you will answer the questions alone.' T says that they have 10 minutes to read and answer. T monitors, gives feedback one by one.
T gives 5 questions about their holiday. Freer practice. Ss mingles around and asks questions given. They collect the information about their last holiday.