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TP 7
A 1 level


In this lesson, students will practice using modal verbs for giving advice in a context of going to dinner in UK


Abc face2face pre-intermediate Redston & Cunningham, 2005: CUP
Abc Google pictures
Abc Hand outs
Abc white board

Main Aims

  • To introduce and practise ' should' , 'shouldn't' and 'must' for giving advice

Subsidiary Aims

  • To practice listening for specific information


Lead in (3-5 minutes) • to set lesson context and to engage students

* say " I've got a problem' and say " what should I do?" * tell the student the problem * give ss a few minutes to discuss in pairs * nominate to get feedback * elicit ' should' and shouldn't' * ask " Is that good advice?' write on the board' Thank you, that's good advice.

vocabulary introduction (5-7 minutes) • To pre teach vocabulary needed for listening exercise

* ss look at list of words in Ex 1a) on their own & tick what the know. * check with the class. * write the words on WB showing the stress. * explain the meaning. gesture, picture * Model and drill the words individually and chorally * pay attention to desert & dessert. contrast

Listening Practice (8-10 minutes) • students listen to check if information is true or false

* ask ss to imagine they are invited to dinner at someone's house in UK. * Give ss time to read the sentences 1-8 in EX.2a) and decide if true or false. * ss check in pairs * ask ss to look at the photo.& elicit who the people are and where from. * sts listen to CD and do the exercise. check in pairs * get feedback

Grammar exposure (10-12 minutes) • to provide the grammatical rules

* sts do the Ex. 4a) & 4b0 on their own and then check in pairs. * use CCQs to check the meaning *write the form on WB ( positive, negative, question) * point out that we often use " I (don't) think .......should

pronunciation (5-7 minutes) • to provide modelling and drill

* sts look at the sentences in Ex.4a * write them on WB and add a sentence with ..... mustn't * give models. highlight the weak form of should /ʃəd/ * show the word stress and sentence stress * sts practice individually and chorally

Gap-fill exercise (3-5 minutes) • to encourage students to use TL

* sts do EX. 5a on their own. * They check in pairs and get class feedback

freer practice (3-5 minutes) • to encourage students to us TL in speaking

* tell sts that some friends from England are coming to visit Istanbul. * sts in groups decide when & where they should go and why * monitor sts and help to correct

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