Mohamed Mohamed

Mohamed Ibrahim
preintermediate level


in this lesson, Ss will learn about adjectives ending with(ed and ing) through discussion among them. the lesson starts with speaking about there weekends. then Ss will listen to some people talking about their last holidays. there will be a controlled activity and a free one.


Abc handdout

Main Aims

  • By the end of this lesson, Ss will be able to talk about their week ends.

Subsidiary Aims

  • Ss will be able to use adjectives ending with (ed or ing)


lead in (6-8 minutes) • To generate interest in the topic.

I will start the lesson by telling Ss about my weekend, I ask them, in pairs, to talk about their weekends.What do you like to do on your weekends?

preparing to speak (6-8 minutes) • to provide ideas to speak.

Ss discuss in pairs what they did last week end and how did they feel?. (ICQs) Are you discussing alone? I will get their (FB).

Speaking (5-8 minutes) • highlight useful language

I will give Ss a handout to ask and answer questions, in pairs, about themselves (last Weekend). I will get their (FB). I will ask them question to elicit the target target language. Was Friday night boring or exciting? Were you bored or excited?

Clarification (4-6 minutes) • To clarify (MFP)

I will give Ss a hand out to clarify and highlight the target language.

Target Language (4-5 minutes) • To provide and clarify language which learners may find useful for completing speaking

I will elicit 2 sentences including adjectives ending with (ed and ing). I will analyse the two sentences clarifying that (adj + ed) modifies a person whereas (adj+ ing) modifies a thing. I will explain how (ed) is pronounced /t/ or /d/. ex. depressed , excited /t/ /ɪd/

practice (3-5 minutes) • Feedback

I will give Ss a handout,SB, P. 33, telling them to answer alone. (ICQs) Are you going to answer alone or in pairs? Ss check in pairs. I will get (FB)

Free speaking (4-5 minutes) • Ss will speak freely about they weekends and how they feel about them.

In groups, Ss will discuss how they spend their weekends and their feelings. I will get (wc-FB)

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