To provide practice in reading for gist and guessing words in text in the context of the mystery of Okinawa
To provide practice in speaking in the same context
Procedure (38-49 minutes)
discussing question : ask students about how to be healthy? or what to do to be healthy ? or talk about healthy life style
what do you know about Okinawa ? where is it ? what is unusual about it? and let students discuss answers together matching activity for hard words
1- read the second paragraph of the article and answer the question : what is unusual about Okinawa people ? what is their secret? (a) 2- read the rest of the article put a title in each gap (b) 3- read the article again in pairs guess the meaning of highlighted words (C)
ask them a question : do people in Egypt live like Okinawans?what is different ? what is the same ?
give them feed back about thee speaking part