To provide fluency and accuracy speaking practice in a dialog in the context of Speed of Life
To provide clarification of time expressions in the context of Speed of Life
Procedure (43-52 minutes)
T shows photos of people doing things in a hurry. T elicits some time expressions, adjectives and adverbs from Ss, "Fast, in a hurry, no time, quickly.." T writs on WB: NO TIME T asks Ss: "Tell your friend next to you what are the things you have to do very fast because you don't have time?" T monitors
T chests ex1a, pg.36 "You have 6 small paragraphs, and 6 titles for each of them. Read the titles, read the paragraphs and match them. Work alone please, you have 4 minutes." ICQs: "Are you reading the titles first, or the paragraphs?" Titles. T monitors "check in pairs" WCFB
T hands strips od paper to Ss, " These are time expressions and these are their meanings, match them with your friend next to you, you have 4 minutes." T divides Ss to groups, "Now, discuss your answers with your group" T monitors , T hands answer key to each group.
T regroups Ss T chests questionnaire, "In your group, please ask theses questions to 3 different people. Write their answers Yes or No and don't forget to write their names, 10 minutes." ICQs: Are you asking one person? No three. T monitors T regroups again, Ss ask new people T monitors
T divides Ss to groups of 3, provides Ss with different dialog, "Please practice the dialog you have with your group, you have 4 minutes." T monitors, checks When they finish practicing Ss comes to front and do the dialog to WC.