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TP4 LP_Harry Benitez.
Pre-Intermediate. level


This is a grammar lesson whose intention is to provide Ss with opportunities to develop skills and practice Articles "a / an", "The", "Zero Article".


Main Aims

  • To provide clarification and practice in the context of Australia.

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide grammar skills.


Warmer/Lead-in (3-5 minutes) • To set lesson context and engage students

Ss will answer some questions about Australia (Google slides): The questions are: 1. What time is it in Australia now? 2. What do you know about this country? 3. Would you like to visit it, why?

Pre-Teaching (10-15 minutes) • To provide a model of the task and highlight useful words and phrases

T will give to Ss the introduction of Articles "a / an", "The", "Zero Article" then elicit from ss Meaning, Form, and Pronunciation of each one to clarify.

Task (5-7 minutes) • To provide an opportunity to practice target productive skills

Controlled Practice Part A: Ss will choose to complete sentences; the ss will do this activity individually using (Google Forms). Controlled Practice Part B: Then ss will work in pairs checking their answers in Breakout rooms; finally, the teacher will give feedback (Google slides).

Freer Practice (5-7 minutes) • To provide an opportunity to focus on the use of the articles

Ss will discuss the following questions in groups in a communicative task (Google slides): 1. What do you do? 2. What is your favourite fruit? 3. Do you practice any sport? 4. Have you visited any mountain recently? 5. Do you think these nouns go with zero or a definite article? Amazon, Everest, Alps, and France.

Feedback and DEC (5-7 minutes) • To allow students to understand in general the use.

Feedback of the class and show and correct mistakes.

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