To provide gist and specific information listening practice using a text about Being happy or miserable in the context of Feelings
To use adjectives in order to practice and clarify happiness and to be miserable.
Procedure (45-55 minutes)
-Put yellow tac on the wall and hang up words for stage 2. I will start of by greeting the class and following up with questions about how they feel. I will use simple adjectives like "are you feeling happy today?" just to lead them in to the subject.
Put the words from the WB on the wall and give SS anagrams to match with the words on the wall.
- Draw two circles on the board and lable them with names from the WB. -Read out the text and let the SS figure out the answer that is sought.
-Hand out the text used in previous stages for SS to underline the correct words. -Read the text again.
-Onion ring exercise. Put SS in two rows facing each other in pairs. Ask questions about mood. One row is fixed and the other one rotates to change partners. -Extra activity