Ambitions and dreams
Pre-Intermediate A2 level
To provide clarification of present perfect and past simple with 'for' in the context of famous people and classmates
To provide clarification of verb conjugations in the context of famous people and classmates
Procedure (45-59 minutes)
Students talk about what they wanted to be when they were at secondary schools.
Students listen to 8 celebrities and find out what they wanted to be. Students see Present Perfect and check the difference from Past simple.
Students work on Grammar on page 63, and Practice 1 (quick choice) on page 64 with recordings.
Students see and hear another example of present perfect in classmates situations. Teacher provide MFP of Present Perfect from 5 classmates.
Students see verb conjugation lists and prepare their ambitions and dreams stories.
Students talk their stories in pairs and peer check, and feedback to the class.
Teacher praises good language and gives delayed error corrections.