2nd (preparatory school) level
To provide gist and detailed reading practice using a text about Salah El-Din's Castle.
To provide clarification of the hard words in the text.
Procedure (34-45 minutes)
The teacher asks the students about the famous monuments that they have visited in Cairo and shows them some photos of these monuments.
The teacher provides his students with a task about the hard words that they may face during reading the text. They will try to guess the meaning and match it with the word. Then, they will check their answers in pairs. After that, the teacher discusses these words the students.
The teacher asks the students to read the text and tell him the main idea of the text.
The teacher asks the students to read the text and answer some questions about the text. Then, he asks them to work in pairs and check their answers. After that, the teacher check the answers with the students.
The students write a paragraph about another castle that they've visited. Then, they exchange their paragraphs to check them for each other.