A1 (Elementary) level
To provide gist and detailed reading practice using a text about whats in the news
To practice the past simple tense for accuracy in the context of what is in the news
Procedure (16-45 minutes)
T recall ss names and then ask students to match some infitives to its iiregular past simples forms and check with a partner
I will hang two headlines of news reports on the WB and have ss to say what they think. which tv news stories are they about. what do they think?
I will put students in group of two and give students the text and question to read and answer the questions on their own and the teacher monitors ss. After finish reading and compair their answers. they work in pairs to check each others answer. if the students agreeupon their answers the teacher ends this stage.if the students have some different answers, the teacher ask student to explain the reasons for that answer,
I will ask students to tell me about any lottery in their country an tell me if they have mountain climbers in their country and discuss in groups of two