2nd Term – Warm up
Task 1: (Student A)- Ask the following Trivia Questions to your partner:
| In ‘Finding Nemo’, what is Nemo’s dad called? Marvin, Marlin or Martin?
In which year was the LEGO company founded? 1932, 1942 or 1952?Rome has never hosted the Summer Olympic Games. TRUE or FALSE?Iron Man 3 is released this year. What is the name of the new villain?
The Mandarin, The Marvellin or The Mandible?Does the word ‘clandestine’ mean noisy, secret or colourful?Which is taller? The Eiffel Tower or The Statue of Liberty?
(Student B) – Ask the following Trivia Questions to your partner:
1.- How many muscles might we use to take a single step? 20, 200 or 2000?
2.- Which is the correct spelling for this fruit? Avacado, avacardo or avocado?
3.- What is Lady Gaga’s proper Christian name? Stacey, Sunny or Stefani?
4.- Female hair grows quicker than male hair. TRUE or FALSE?
5.- Which animal is sometimes known as ‘The Old Man of the Woods’?
6.- In which year did Las Vegas officially become a city? 1911, 1941 or 1971?
Task 2.- Let’s revise vocabulary and grammar with cards.Here you are two examples so you can create your own game.
| CULTURAL CURIOSITIES
Which country gave us the words ‘shampoo’ and ‘pyjamas’?
•What is your partner wearing?
Let’s play with your own cards (3rd B ESO)
UNIT 4.- talking about fashion
Talk for 5 minutes on the following issues:
* Describe the clothes your partner is wearing
* What is fashionable nowadays?. Do you like fashion?. Do you wear trendy clothes?
* What do you think about the catwalks? what about the thin models?
* Tell about the last event you were in (wedding / Saturday night…, what were you wearing?
Biography: Sean Connery
Choose a biography/ documentary/ interview about a famous person and create 10 comprehension questions about that listening.
Here you are an example of a video to take information from:
2.- Now play Kahoot.it
Sandra Mengual & Lydia Ferragud. Taylor Swift + KAHOOT.IT
Gador Cremaes Vega, Eric Velasco Navarro, Laura Frau Mascarell & Maria Maza Casas + KAHOOT.IT (Rihanna)
Vicente Balaguer & Nicolas Maroto + KAHOOT.IT (C. Ronaldo)
Speaking Practice 1
- Conversation topics
- Dialogue ideas
- Picture story
- Radio show
- Recommended books for teaching English
1.- Try to match the following messages:
|5- 2MORO||HAPPY BIRTHDAY|
Now try to write the following texts using these abbreviations
1.- Please wait for me after school tomorrow
2.- Why are you sad? I hate to see you cry
3.- Thanks for the present. Love and kisses!
4.- Are you on Facebook? It’s great!
2.- Have a look at the following images and talk to your partner about the best destination for:
a) a family with kids
b) a honeymoon
d) an old couple
These links may help you:
3.- Tabú Game
Sit in groups of 4. Two Ss will have a look at the words and the other couple are not allowed to see as they are supposed to guess them. The aim is to describe the words in the first column without using the rest.
Group A (Card for Group B is on Unit 7, 3rd Term)
wood, legs, plastic, four
teacher, class, students, subjects
client, restaurant,bar, food.
thieves, police car, police station.
clothes,sleeves, summer, cool.
hospital, nurse, ill, surgeon.
boyfriend, girlfriend, heart, affect.
animal, green, cruack, jumps
film, premier, famous, actress
screen, mouse, internet keyboard
4.- Difficulties with Modals? Try with THIS