TP 8: Listening
To provide listening practice for gist and listening for specific details in the context of celebrations.
To provide fluency and practice of speaking.
Procedure (34-41 minutes)
I'll start my class with the introduction: Today’s class is going to be a listening comprehension on celebrations. Then, I'll show my presentation sheet with the picture of Valentine's Day and the questions: What’s your favourite celebration? Why? (5 mins) 3 minutes for the Lead-In. 2 minutes for Peer to Peer FB & OCFB. (Breakout Rooms)
The pre-teach vocab and MFPA will be divided into three stages: 1st stage: a match the sentences (1-5) to pictures (a-e) exercise. (2 minutes) The students will write their answers down in their notebooks. ICQ: Should you write your answers down in your notebooks or in the chat? Answer: Notebooks. I'll elicit the answers before showing AK- nominate Ss. (1 minute) 2nd Stage: I'll ask what type of words these are for Form. (1 minute) Are they verbs, adjectives or nouns? Answer: Nouns. 3. I'll elicit and underline the stressed syllables the words in the pre-teach vocab. (2 minutes) I'll drill the words "shortbread" and "coal" individually and chorally. My CCQ for shortbread will be: Is Shortbread sweet or salty? Answer: Sweet.
My gist questions are going to be: We’re going to listen to New Years Eve in two countries? Which countries are they? I'm going to let the students take a second to read the questions and then play the listening recording once. I'm going to keep tab in my Safari browser so that I can immediately access the audio. Peer to Peer Check. OCFB. (Individually)
I've designed a google form with six questions that the students are going to complete. I'm going to show the students the form by screen sharing. Give them the ICQ: Have you received the link? Click on the link. I'm going to already have a tab open with my Safari browser and I'm only going to play the listening recording twice. 10 minutes for the Exercise. 3 minutes for Peer to Peer FB & OCFB. (Individually)
Freer Practice: I'll show my Presentation sheet with the questions: What do you like about New Years? Talk about your: FAVOURITE FOOD DRINKS DO YOU GIVE PRESENTS? WHO DO YOU CELEBRATE NEW YEARS WITH? ACTIVITIES ANYTHING ELSE SPECIAL? Content FB What does your partner like about NY? Peer to peer FB. OCFB. I'll model the answer on my experience in Edinburgh, Scotland with Hogmanay. (Breakout Rooms) End with DEC. (5 minutes)