Listening to an experience with a monkey
To provide gist and detailed listening practice using a text about animals in the context of a story about scary experience with a monkey
To provide fluency speaking practice in a telling a story in the context of a scary experience.
Procedure (37-53 minutes)
T will present the clip and give the task of "Think. What would you do if you were there?" T will play youtube clip. T will ask for answers.
T will say, "We will listen to a story. The story is about my wife Lesa. It is a true story. What do you think it will be about, based off our video?"
T will use PP to elicit: Pets Skunk experience Fence Dangerous up close (lifted me) over (the fence) Happened finally T will write the word as it is known.
T will give the task for the first listening giving chested instructions with the HO1. Read the questions. Listen for the answers. Write the answers. CCQs: What do you do first? Read the questions or listen? Do you write lots of words or 2-3 words? Do you do this alone or in pairs?
Ss will listen to the text the first time. T will give 2 minutes to answer the questions.
Ss will Peer check their answers on HO1
T will elicit answers to the questions. Only if they didn't get it at all, T will play it again.
T will give the task for the detail listening giving chested instructions with the HO1 back page. Read the questions. Listen again for the answers. Write the answers. CCQs: What do you do first? Read the questions or listen? Do you write lots of words or 2-3 words? Lots of words Do you do this alone or in pairs?
Ss will listen a 2nd and a 3rd time and answer the questions on the back side of the folded HO.
Ss will peer check with a different peer if possible.
T will elicit Ss to write answers on the board and talk about them as an OC.
T will introduce the speaking task on HO2 referring to the board, and demo the task. In the demo, T will clarify how the questions in the task help write the story. Students will answer the questions for 3-4 minutes. Students will share with each other for 4 minutes.
T will introduce HO3.