An amazing story
To provide clarification of the reported speech in the context of telling stories
To provide scan reading practice using a text about an amazing story of Michael and Harry Findlater
Procedure (30 minutes)
(Set an easy game for practicing reported speech) *Stand by having the class make a circle. *Ask the person on your right a question(any question). *Use a reported speech to tell the student on your left what you learned. *Each player has to add one more link to the reported speech chain. *Keep playing until your class make it all the way around.
Give students the text parts of an amazing story about the two brothers Michael and Harry Findlater .
Ask students to work in pairs to do exercise B and identify the type of speech used in the sentences,then ask them to do exercise C to transform the indirect(reported speech) into direct speech.
Apply the language analysis of the lesson
Ask students to work in pairs to do exercise D
Ask students to do exercise E