> GRAMMAR | present perfect > PRONUNCIATION | weak forms: have > VOCABULARY | make and do
Pre-intermediate B1 level
To provide review and practice of Present Perfect + ever/never in the context of Hidden Talents
To provide clarification and practice of Do and Make in the context of Hidden Talents
Procedure (45-59 minutes)
Pre-teach/Elicit the meaning of the lesson title, Hidden talent. Ask: What were you good/bad at when you were a child? What did you want to do when you grew up? Did you have any secret ambitions? Any hidden talents?
Vocabulary MAKE and DO 1A. Elicit the meaning of make a speech, using the photos. Then elicit a definition, e.g. talk in public. Ss match the phrases with photos. MONITOR. Ss should copy the list of phrases with Make and Do into their notebooks. Worksheet - Make and Do
1B. Ss write down their answers and then work in small groups and take turns to compare them. Monitor closely to check the accuracy of Ss sentences.
Explain Grammar. 2A. Ss listen and read the conversation and compare their answers. 2B. Ss answer the questions about the conversation. Write the first Three lines of the conversation on the board. 2C.Ss listen to the pronunciation of Have in questions and try to find the difference. Elicit/Underline the stressed words. Ss can listen again.
3A. Ss underline the correct alternative. 3B. Ss complete the sentences. 4A. Ss write the past participle in the table. 4B. Ss match the verbs with the rhyming past participles and then listen and check. In feedback Check/ Drill the past participles. 4C. Ss make six "Have you ever..." questions? 4D. Ss should add an extra info with YES answers.
5A. Ss describe the pictures, then I will play the recording. 5B. Ss read the sentences and then I will play the recording again. 6A. Elicit hidden talents of students or things they love doing. 6B. Ss should tell the hidden talent of their partner.
7A. Ss read the paragraph and find nine mistakes and correct them. Worksheet - Find someone who... 7B. Ss write a paragraph about hidden talent of someone they think is very talented.