Listening for gist and specific information
Pre-intermediate B2 level
To provide specific information listening practice using a text about Men of magic in the context of Houdini , the magician
To provide clarification of Magic lexis in the context of A magician " Houdini "
Procedure (35-53 minutes)
T will play a small trick with a chain and ask some Ss to share him the game . After T finishes , he asks Ss to talk about what he did in pairs . T elicits some words and write them on the board .
T introduces some pictures and asks his Ss to think about the pictures and what are the meaning of them? T elicits the answers and writes them on the board .
T will write the new vocabulary on the board . T elicits and explains the meaning of each word . T writes what part of speech of each word. T will provide the pronunciation of each word and the stress on each word . T asks for choral repetition and individual repetition .
T asks Ss a questions what is the listening text about ?"Houdini 's life " T plays the audio asks his Ss listen to find the answer . T elicits the answers then discusses it .
T asks Ss to read the questions first then he use ICQs: Are you going to read the questions or answers them ? Read . T plays the audio again then he elicits the answers. T asks Ss to check in pairs . T gives the feedback on the WB.
T asks Ss to read the questions of ex:3 and answer it Ss check in pairs. T plays the audio again to provide the feedback . T discusses Ss' answers.orally .
T asks Ss to write about a magic show they watched before ,they write what did the magician use and what did they like about his show ? Each Ss tel his pair about his experince and what did he feel? T monitor Ss and guide them .