课题?The Olympic Games
——The Olympic Games
?Master some useful words& expressions?compete
host athlete gold medal torch shooting Greece
competitor motto further rank gymnastics prepare effect
position superstar weigh stand for because of would
rather take part every four years/ every fourth year
Of knowledge ?Enable the Ss to talk about some sports , some famous
sport stars.and the Olympic Games.
?Get the Ss to understand some difficult Teaching aims sentences ,such as: Emphasis, Inversion, the attributive and demands clauses.
?Cultivate the Ss’ Self-directed Study ability & the
Cooperative Learning ability. Of ability
?Develop the Ss’ reading skills.
Encourage the Ss to love sports and make them know
the importance between competition and friendship in Of emotions
?To learn some basic knowledge about the Olympic Games
focus ?Focus on talking about sports and the Olympic Games.
? Understand some difficult sentences ,such as Emphasis, Inversion, the
difficult points ? Cultivate the Ss’ Self-directed Learning ability & the Cooperative Learning
? Task-based Teaching ：任务型教学；
Learning ? Self-directed Study ：自主学习；
? Dynamic group learning ：互动式小组协作；
Have the Ss find out some background information about the encourage
Olympics a few days ago. T will offer them some websites as Ss to find
well: out the Preparati
on(a few www.specialolympics.org/ information days ago) www.athens.olympics.org/ related to
www.beijing-2008.org the reading
Task 1 Have the Ss to talk about some sports and some famous Pre-tato help Ss
sport stars. At the same time T will display some relevant sk master as
pictures. And this is a good chance to present and learn new many new . words. words about Warming
Q1. Who is he /she? sports as up.
Q2. Which sport is he /she good at? (.10minutpossible es)
Task 2 Collect the information about the Olympic Games Ss to help Ss have found before. get as much
background Five rings Aisa Europe Africa
knowledge America Oceania
about the International Olympic IOC：国际奥委会；
Olympics as committee
possible Headquater Lausanne Switzerland
swifter higher stronger Motto：格言~口号；
Present President Jac ques Rogge
Official language English French Spanish
Host city of 2000 Sydney Australia
Host city of 2004 Athens Greece
Host city of 2008 Beijing China
Host city of the first Athens Greece
Types Winter Olympics Summer
Task 3 Competition
How much do you know about the Olympic Games?
1. What’s IOC’short for?
2. What is the motto of the Olympic Games?
3.Who is the present chairman of the IOC? the activity 4. What do the five Olympic rings stand for? is designed 5. what’s the IOC official language? to get Ss to 6. Where was the first modern Olympic Games held? think about Present
A. in Athens B. in Sydney C. in New York the ation
6. How many kinds of Olympic Games are there? Olympics as (3mins)
A. 4 B. 3 C. 2 a Group
7. How often are the Olympic Games held? preliminary work
A.Every four years B. Every five years C. Every three years activity
8. What is the host city of 2000 Olympics? related to A. Athens, Greece B. Sydney, Australia C. New York, USA the reading 9. What is the host city of 2004 Olympics? material. A. Athens, Greece B. Sydney, Australia C. New York, USA
10. How many gold medals did China win in the 2008 Olympic Games?
A. 56 B. 98 C. 108
to train Ss to Reading Task1.Skimming to find out what is the reading material going glance (10 mins to talk about. through the fast Possible answer: the Olympics Task passage readingTask2. Scanning to find the topic words. cyclinquickly to .) Possible answer: the Winter Olympics , the Summer Olympics, g: get a Problem the ancient Olympics, the modern Olympics, the Olympic general solving motto, the 2008 Olympics Individuaidea. l work
Task3. Careful reading to find out the main idea of each
How many Olympic Games are talked about in this passage ? to train Ss
the ancient Olympic Games how to find
the first Olympic Games in modern times out the main
the 1984 Olympic Games idea of a
the 2000 Olympic Games paragraph.
the 2008 Olympic Games
5 Olympic Games
Task1. Play the passage through once and ask Ss to underline
Reading some words and phrases they think useful.
ComprehTask2.Match the new words and their meanings(See WB Ex) to note ension
some useful (15 Task3.Fill in a form about the passage words and minutes Olympics Year Location China’s competitors phrases. and intensigold have a ve medals better readingold Greece no female understandi.) competitors ng of the Problem st1 in modern passage solving times Group 23rd
2008 ? ?
Task4. Sentence Appreciation
1. Only athletes who have reached the agreed standard
for the event will be admitted as competitors.只
Who 引导一个限制性定语从句修饰athletes, agreed 是单
个过去分词作前置定语。be admitted as为“被接纳~承
认”的意思。 to make Ss 2.It’s in the Summer Olympics that you have the know the running races, together with swimming, sailing and all use of the team sports.跑步、游泳、划船和一些团体项目是在夏Emphasis, 季运动会上进行。 Inversion, 本句为强调句型It’s„that„,强调时间状语in the the Summer Olympics。 attributive 3?No other countries could join in, nor could slaves clauses. and women!别的国家不能参加~奴隶和妇女也不能参加。
4. There’s as much competition among countries to host the Olympics as to win Olumpix medals.国与国之间争取
本句结构?to win Olympic medals 前省略了there is.该句句
型为?…as + much /many …+ as …
The students Task1: Group work (group of 4) to discuss the following topics will use the and they can choose whichever they are interested in talking Discussinformation about. ion from the Topic1. Do you like doing sports? What’s your favourite sport? above step (15 mins) Do you think it is important for us to stay healthy both Report & to talk about physicily and mentally? Informatheir Topic2. Do you agree that” faster, higher, stronger” is a good tion interests and motto not only for sports but also for life in general? Why? exchanghobbies and Topic3. What is the spirit of the Olympic Games? What can you e to practise learn from it? Group giving Topic4 Is it necessary for the world to hold the sport work reasons for compitition, just as the Olympic Games? Why or why not? their
Hosting the Olympic games is a great honour and a great
responsibility. Since china has won the bidding of hosting the
Debate 2008 Olympics, what will the Olympics bring to China, good
(5 effects or bad effects.
Minutes good effects
.) promote the economy to have a
Opinion make china better known to the world further Post-texchang … understandiask e, bad effects ng about the
Sharing costing a large amount of money Olympics.
personacause disorder to our society
l view …
Group 3. Homework:
Review the text and recite the last paragraph.
Preview next part.
Preview Task 1 Find some information about the Olympics to fill in the form.
Five rings stand for…(五环代
Present President ：现任主席；
Host city of 2000 Olympics
Host city of 2004 Olympics
Host city of 2008 Olympics
Host city of the first Olympics
Task 2.Try to find the answers.
How much do you know about the Olympic Games?
1. What’s IOC mean?
2. What is the motto：格言~口号；of the Olympic Games?
3.Who is the present chairman of the IOC?
4. What do the five Olympic rings stand for?
5. what’s the IOC official language?
6. Where was the first modern Olympic Games held? A. in Athens B. in Sydney C. in New York
6. How many kinds of Olympic Games are there? A. 4 B. 3 C. 2
7. How often are the Olympic Games held?
A.Every four years B. Every five years C. Every three years 8. What is the host city of 2000 Olympics?
A. Athens, Greece B. Sydney, Australia C. New York, USA 9. What is the host city of 2004 Olympics?
A. Athens, Greece B. Sydney, Australia C. New York, USA 10. How many gold medals did China win in the 2008 Olympic Games? A. 56 B. 98 C. 108