Kora Kora

TP5 Functions
Pre-Intermediate level

Materials

Abc Guided Discovery - Google Form
Abc Gist Task - Google Form
Abc Controlled Practice - Google Form

Main Aims

  • To practice and evaluate phrases to describe likes and dislikes.

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide fluency speaking practice

Procedure

Lead-in (5-5 minutes) • To set lesson context and engage students

Share link to lesson Jamboard. Say: Hi class, today we have a very special lesson. We will be using the same text as Lorena’s lesson but, instead of talking about the weather, we are going to be learning new phrases to describe likes and dislikes. Instructions: First, I am going to send you to your breakout rooms. I want you to quickly read through this list of items and decide whether you like or dislike them, then discuss your answers with your partner. You have 2 minutes. Topics: cold weather hot weather swimming picnics (eating outside) snakes cooking photography (taking pictures) Instructions: Next, we are going to go over our answers by playing a game. It’s called “Like or Dislike.” I am going to say one of the topics you just discussed, and you will give thumbs up if you like it, and thumbs down if you dislike it. Ready? Let’s begin. Let students vote on each item/phrase. If time allows, ask a few students at random to quickly say what they like/dislike about a particular topic. Conduct OCFB

Presentation (Gist + Guided Discovery + Language Clarification) (20-20 minutes) • To draw students' attention to the target language, familiarize them with the target language, and clarify the meaning, form and pronunciation of the target language

GIST TASK: Share link to Google Form. Instructions: read through the text on the Google form, then answer the questions individually and submit your response. You have 3 minutes. ICQ: Are you going to submit your response when you’re done? (yes) Learners answer individually Instructions: Now I am going to send you to your breakout rooms, I want you to discuss the answers you came up with as a group. You have 3 minutes. ICQ: What are you going to discuss? (the answers to the questions). Send learners to breakout rooms and have them check their answers in pairs. Conduct OCFB GUIDED DISCOVERY: Share link to Google Form. Say: Now that we have looked at the text in the context of like and dislikes, we are going to look at some ways of expressing likes and dislikes that Faisal, Marek, and Gina used in our text. Instructions: For this activity I am going to send you your breakout rooms and I want you to discuss the answers as a group and then submit your responses individually. You have 4 minutes. ICQ: How long do you have? (4 minutes) ICQ: Are you going to submit your responses individually when you’re done? (yes) Learners do guided discovery in pairs/small groups. (Monitor to ensure they have adequate time to complete the activity). Conduct OCFB LANGUAGE CLARIFICATION: Ensure students still have link to the Jamboard Go over MFP for the three new target language items: Check the students’ understanding of the meaning of the target language using CCQs, elicit the form, and drill pronunciation (chorally and individually, if necessary). Conduct OCFB

Controlled Practice (9-10 minutes) • To concept check and prepare students for more meaningful practice

Share link to the Google form with students Instructions: for this activity you are going to look at these statements and match them to the speaker’s meaning (demo first one). Do this by yourself, and then submit the form. You have 3 minutes. ICQ: How long will you have? (3 minutes) Learners answer individually. Instructions: Now I am going to send you to your breakout rooms, I want you to discuss the answers you came up with as a group. You have 2 minutes. ICQ: What are you going to discuss? (the answers to the questions). Once they have completed this, divide them into their breakout rooms for 2 minutes to discuss their answers. Conduct OCFB

Free Practice (9-10 minutes) • To provide students with free practice of the target language

Ensure that students still have the Jamboard link. Instructions: Now I want you to go into your breakout rooms and answer these three questions based on the language we learned today: What is something you are really into? What is something you don’t mind? What is something you can’t stand? (Demo a few answers.) You have 3 minutes. ICQ: What will you be doing? (answering the questions) Divide students into breakout rooms for 3 minutes to complete the activity. Once they have completed this, have them tell the whole class what they came up with in their groups. Conduct OCFB and DEC.

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