UNIT 2 Why do you like koala bears?
Topic: animals in the zoo
Functions (Teaching aims): 1. Describe animals 2. Express preferences and give reasons
Structures:1. Why, What, Where questions 2.Because 3. Adjectives of quality
Target language: Why do they like koala bears? Because they’re cute. They’re kind of shy. They’re very big.
Vocabulary: 1. zoo, animals, tiger, elephant, koala bears, dolphin, panda, lion, penguin, giraffe 2. smart, cute, fun, ugly, intelligent, friendly, shy, kind of 3. South Africa
Recycling: beautiful, small, quiet, scary, interesting, Australia, Japan, Brazil, China.
He is from-- She’s five years old.
Learning strategies: 1. Using what you know 2. Inferring content
Multi-intelligence: 1. Know the nature 2. Knowledge of places 3. logical expressions
Period 1 section A 1a 1b 1c
Period 2 section A 2a 2b 2c Grammar focus
Period 3 section A 3a 3b 4
Period 4 section B 1 2a 2b 3
Period 5 section B 3a 3b 3c 4
Period 6 self check
Learn new words: animals—tiger, koala bear, elephant, dolphin, panda, lion, penguin, giraffe description words—cute, fun, smart
Listen and check(√) the animals.
Practice the conversation: describe animals
Teaching methods: listen and say, read and write
Step 1 Presentation(1a)
We are going to learn the names of some more animals.
Show the animals on the map of the zoo → point to the animals and say the names →let students read the words → match the words with the animals in the picture → practice the words(read and write)
Step 2 Listening practice(1b)
Point to the animals in 1a and ask students to say the names→ play the recording of the conversation twice → check(√) the names of animals
Step 3 Pair work(1c)
Practice the conversations using the description words.
A: Let’s see the lions.
B: Why do you want to see the lions?
A: Because they’re cute.
Step 4 Consolidation: Free talk
Ask students to present their conversations to the class.
Step 5 Summary: words and conversations
Step 6 Homework: remember the words and conversations.
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