To provide clarification and practice of comparative adjectives and adverbs,as....as in the context of life change
To provide specific information listening practice using a text about comparative adjectives and adverbs,as....as in the context of how to live your life slowly
To provide accuracy and fluency speaking practice in a discussion in the context of the comparison of now and before
Procedure (31-49 minutes)
-T asks Ss : 'How your life has changed in the last 5 years ?' 'do you study harder than you did before ?Do you work harder than before? 'are you more responsible than before? are you as stressed as before? -Ss are given one minute to think about their answers . -Sts share their answers with whole class. -T elicits as much adjectives and adverbs as possible.
-T shows the Sts list of words on the projector. - T asks Sts which ones are adjectives and adverbs or maybe both. -T elicits the answers from Sts and write it in the board.
- T elicits the usage of adjectives and adverbs from students -T elicits the form of comparative adjectives and adverbs 'do we add ly why to adjectives? how do we compare when we have more than one syllable? do we add more ? -T elicits how many syllables do the words on the WB have and how does that effect the form?. - T writes 'as...as' on the WB and ask Sts to form a sentence -T clarifies the MFP of the TL on the WB
-T chests the exercise HO 2b. -T tells the Sts that they have to circle the right form or tick if both -Ss to answer 'Circle the right form or put a tick if both answers are right' -T tells Sts that they have 2 min to answer. -T ask CCQ 'are you going to listen?' 'are you going to circle?' 'How much time do you have?' - Sts check thier answers in pairs. -whole class feedback.
- T chests HOs 5a -T tells students to guess the missing words -T elicits some ideas but doesn't tell them the answers -T tells Sts that they are going to listen to an expert telling you 5 tips about how to live your life slowly. -T palys the audio -T tells Sts to check their answers in pairs. - whole class feedback
- T Chests discussion sheets - T tells students that they have one minute to think of answers for the questions Talk about how your life changed in the last 10 years. How did it change? Do you have more or less free time now? Why ? What would you like to have time for? -Sts do pair discussion . -provide feedback if time allows.