To provide practice of language used for meeting new people in the context of countries and nationalities
To provide clarification of 'To be' verbs and 'wh' questions in the context of asking people about their countries and nationalities
Procedure (40-58 minutes)
put a picture showing a woman who wants to shake a hand on the board. ask students some questions to discuss in pairs: do you know this woman? what is she saying? is she from Turkey? does she know you? does she want to get to know you?
put the pictures of countries flags on the walls while the name of countries are written on the board. Put the students in groups and ask them to match the flags with it's country name. then check the answers in class and correct them if necessary.
point to the picture of the woman and ask is she from turkey? where is she from? so she is ......
draw pictures of some people together and a man and ask students where is he/are they from? then point to Brazil after they answered ask is he Brazilian/Chinese...? and ask same questions about other nationalities and countries...
students will do tasks 3b, 4 and 5 in the course book
students will practice conversations 1,2 and 3 in pairs ( they are able to change the names or nationalities )then they will do the same in class
give each students one card with a country and a name written on it and ask students to walk around the class and meet new people.