The Third Period
1. Know about Canada and its people; 2. Master some useful expressions:
say hello to… be new to… talk to sb. like old friends the cashier’s at the same time give sb. a ride feel warm
3. Know about the use of adjective; 4. Improve the students’ reading skills.
Teaching Important Points:
Master and use a variety of techniques and skills in reading.
Teaching Difficult Points:
How to improve the students’ reading ability.
Listening, speaking, reading, pair works Teaching Aids:
A map of world, multimedia courseware. Teaching Procedures:
Step1. Safety Education
Count the students in class.
Step2. New Words
Study the new words on P13. Pay attention to the phrases:
get to: arrive in at the same time give sb. a ride Step3. Reading
What do you know about Canadians? If you want to know about them, skim the text and get the main idea of it, find out the topic sentence at the same time. (The first sentence)
Do Canadians talk to strangers at a party? How does a foreigner feel in Canada? Scan the text, decide true or false in Part3.
Now read the text carefully, underline the adjectives which are used to describe Canadians, pay attention to their placement, then finish Part4.
say hello to(greet): Please say hello to your parents for me.
be new to: I am new to Beijing.
talk to sb. like old friends: She talks to me like old friends.
at the same time: We arrived here at the same time.
give sb. a ride: They gave me a ride when I was walking.
After explanation, get the students read the text after the tape.
Fill in the blanks with the words given in the box. (friendly; hello; friends; cold; beautiful)
Pair work: Describe the pictures on P16 according to the example.
Step5. Summarize and Homework
Today we’ve learnt something about Canadians, what do you think of Canadians? Why do you think Canadians are nice, polite and friendly? If you want other people to be friendly and
polite to you, you must be friendly and polite to others, don’t
you think so?
Homework: Remember the words and useful expressions;
Read the text again and again;
Preview the grammar.
Step6. Writing Design
The Third Period
Vocabulary: Reading skills:
大意？题目、主题句？ say hello to... skimming —
be new to
talk to sb. like old friends scanning — 特定信息？定位词？
at the same time intensive reading — 细节？篇章结构等？
give sb. a ride