Past Simple Lesson.
To give Ss practice in listening for specific information and detail through the context the music of James Bond films.
To give students practice in speaking.
Procedure (38-45 minutes)
Write the three following sentences on the board. 1. very saw week good last I film a. 2. like the I film didn't in the music. 3. go cinema Who you the did with to. Ss put the words in the correct order in pairs. Elicit the answers w/c Ask : What tense is this? (simple past) w/c
Students to skim the transcript about James Bond. Students to highlight the past tense verbs. Students to check their answers with a partner. FB w/c
Write the following sentence on the board. I went to Bursa last Monday. Ask students CCQs Did I go to Bursa in the past? (Yes) When did I go to Bursa? (last Monday) Am I still in Bursa? No Where am I now? (In Istanbul) I met Darya Yesterday. Did Daray and I meet? (Yes) When did we meet? (yesterday) Are we meeting at the moment? (No) Did the meeting finish? (Yes) Draw a timeline of the days of the week, elicit from students the days that actions happened on. FB w/c
Direct students to do the grammar active & Identify regular and irregular HOs. Set a time-limit. Monitor the students. Students to check their answers. FB w/c Answers to be written on the board. The past simple form to be written on the board.
Ss to listen and repeat the sentences. Ss to put the verbs into the correct column in pairs. FB w/c
Ss to complete the paragraph about Alicia Keys. Students to compare their answers with a partner. Set a time. Monitor. Elicit answers from various Ss Students to complete past simple questions about Alicia Keys. Students to compare their answers with a partner. Set a time. Monitor. Elicit answers from various Ss
Students to complete How to ... box in pairs. Set a time. Monitor. FB w/c Students in pairs to ask and answer the questions. Encourage Ss to use How to ...box when giving their answer. Tell Ss who are asking the questions to take notes of the answers. Set a time. Monitor. Take note of some errors. FB elicit the corrections.