TP2, The Family
Elementary, A2 level
To provide clarification of family and family members and detailed listening practice from Joseph's family and provide ss to describe their own family.
To provide practice of vocabulary including family and family members such as mother,father,daughter,son,etc.
Procedure (29-43 minutes)
-Show ss family power point and focus on some family members such as mother,father,daughter,son,brother,sister,grandmother and grandfather. -Models and drills mother,father,daughter,son,brother,sister,grandmother and grandfather. - Write some sentences on the whiteboard I have a....... My mother's name is .... She is ...... years old. -Ask some students 'What about your family' using with my gestures.
-SS work with their partner to complete the diagram. -To compare with male and female members, stick pink and blue papers on the whiteboard - Then gives them feedback and pronounce some vocabulary such as son, daughter,aunt,uncle,nephew,niece. - Turn on a song by Sister Sledge 'We are family'. SS close their eyes and think about their family while listening song for a few minutes. - SS open their eyes and now ss complete blanks with using the vocabulary of family members.
-SS complete the sentences from number 1 to 6. -Monitor and give feedback them. -SS work with their partner and complete the sentences from number 7 to 9. - Model and drill cousins, children,parents.
- SS make two lines. - Female family members are written on the board such as mother, wife,sister,etc. - When teacher says 'father', two students try to delete 'mother' on the board.
-SS listen and complete the names individually. - Give the answers and ask questions about Joseph's family Who's this? How old is he? Who are Nancy and Tom?
-SS find the pictures of family members that are hidden in the classroom before. -Then ss stick the pictures of family members. -The questions about family members are asked in the classroom when they find them.
-SS draw their own family tree. -Then ss talk about their family members and check in pairs. -Teacher monitors and gives feedback.