To provide clarification and practice of the dates in the context of the new year and birthdays.
To provide fluency speaking practice in a conversation in the context of birthdays and dates in general
Procedure (44-44 minutes)
Project a video about new year. Ask students what is this day? And in which month, so as to elicit the month 'December'
Project some pictures of different special days in Turkey, elicit the days but most importantly elicit the dates of these days.
Divide the class into two groups and also ask them to stick the months in order. Once they finish, they will listen and repeat. After I will break down the meaning, the form and the pronunciation of the whole function. ( on May 23rd)
Students work in pairs, and match the numbers and drill Students work alone listen and number the date in the order they hear them. They will listen again to drill. Students will be regrouped and write the dates numbers in words and drill. I will bring a calendar and provide the students' fluency concerning dates.
Students will mingle and tell everyone about the date of their birthday and what do they usually do, following an example written in the board.