grammar lesson 1
To provide practice of adverbs of frequency in the context of healthy lives.
To provide gist reading practice using a text about healthy lives in the context of an island in Japan where the people are very healthy.
Procedure (45-59 minutes)
set the context by showing the Ss the picture of the old man given in the text and let them guess his age and nationality.
Pre-teach the vocabulary by showing them some pictures on the power point presentation and let them guess the words. Then, make sure that they got the meaning. After that, we will drill on the pronunciation and show them the written form on the slide.
Pick the adverb of frequency from the text and write them down on ex.1)b
Play the cards game. Ask the students some yes/ no questions to make sure that they got the meaning correctly. Drill on the pronunciation. Show them the adverb of frequency on the power point presentation.
Gives the students Icqs. Answer question 1)d from the course book. Pair checking Open discussion feedback.
Ss read the questions from the powerpoint presentation. Read the passage. try to find the answers Pair checking. Give them the key answer sheet.
A questionnaire: Show them the activity. Icq the instructions. They will work in pairs. Open discussion.