To introduce and practice relative clauses.
Procedure (35-45 minutes)
T will start the lesson by showing Ss images of some spectacular celebrations asking them these questions: Have you ever attended a big celebration in your country? Have you ever heard of Children's Day? What do you know about Mother's Day & Day of the Dead? Using Google Jamboard.
T will set (2 texts from page 76),telling Ss to read the text and listen to the audio and then answer.T is using Google Jamboard for matching . Instructions: Listen to the audio and choose the correct answer: After that T will tell Ss to compare their answers in pairs then the T will conduct OCFB and give Ss text with answers. Children's Day A national holiday in Japan since 1948,Children's Day on May 5th,which used to be known as 'Boys' Day, is the day___when Japanese families wish their children happiness,good health and success.In Korea,_where the day_ has only been a holiday since 1975,there are parades,special excursions and visits to movies and museums. Day of the Dead One day __which has special meaning_in Mexico is November 2nd,which,according to legend,is the the 'Day of the Dead'.Families gather to remember relatives_who have died_ and have a special picnic by their gravesides ,with unusual foods including chocolates and sweets,__which are made into_ a variety of animal or skull shapes.
T will cover MFP of the TL using Google slides to how the difference between using relative clauses.T will clarify that some Ss are confused with using who/whose/what/which/using commas/omit who,which... Relative clauses give us information about things, people, possessions, places and times using a relative pronoun(which, that, who ,whose). A doctor is a person ----------------------treats patients. A widow is a woman --------------husband has died. A girl ---------------- has black hair is my sister. A girl -------------------- hair is black is my sister. The Cannes film festival ,------ takes place in May every year ,attracts the biggest names in the film industry. The girl (who) I met at the meeting was Sara. This is the room which I can sleep in=This’s the room where I sleep. T will use CCQS to check understand: Is a doctor person? Do you know which man we're talking about?
T will conduct practice 1 in page 77 as controlled activity to focus on accuracy. T uses G-Forms .Ss will do this activity individually then check answers in pairs via private messages on the chat box.Then OCFB will be done. The instructions: Choose the correct option .Check if a relative pronoun is necessary. Do this Individually -Is a relative pronoun necessary ? Key answers: 1.Canada is a country whichI really like to visit. ( object not necessary.) 2.June is the month when we usually go on holiday. time 3.My bedroom is a place Where /in which I always feel relaxed. place 4.Sara is my friend who I haven't seen for several years. (object/not necessary) 5.Nowadays, mobile phone is the thing which /that we never leave home without.(object/not necessary)
T will design Ex2 to focus more on the use of the language using G-documents. Instructions: Combine the sentences using a non-defining relative clause. Start with the words in bold. 1.The Cannes film festival takes place in May every year.It attracts the biggest names in the film industry. 2.Steve Redgrave has won medals at five Olympic Games.He is one of the Britain’s best known sportmen. 3.Madonna has been an international star for over twenty years.She had her first hit single in 1984. 4.During the festival of Ramadan eating and drinking are forbidden during the day.It takes place in the ninth month of the muslim calendar. -T will conduct Feedback and DEC.