Hadis Hadis

past continuous
Elementary level


Abc Audio
Abc Gap filling handout
Abc WB
Abc student book

Main Aims

  • To provide clarification of the past continuous tense

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide gist reading practice using a text about the past continuous tense


Warmer/Lead-in (1-2 minutes) • To set lesson context and engage students

the teacher will ask about the photo on page14

Exposure (2-3 minutes) • To provide context for the target language through a text or situation

the teacher will ask the students to read the text and answer if they were right

Highlighting (2-4 minutes) • To draw students' attention to the target language

the teacher will ask the students which one is true a or b,she will draw a timeline on the board ,then she will play an audio

Clarification (4-6 minutes) • To clarify the meaning, form and pronunciation of the target language

the teacher will teach grammer she wil ask some questions from the students

Controlled Practice (3-4 minutes) • To concept check and prepare students for more meaningful practice

the students will listen to track 39 and 41and answer questions then they will be given a handout and they will need to complete

Free Practice (2-3 minutes) • To provide students with free practice of the target language

the teacher will ask the students what they were doing at this time last day

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