Teaching aims and demands
话题 1． Talk about sports
2． Talk about interests and hobbies
3． Talk about the Olympics
4． Write a sports star’s profile
功能 Interests and hobbies
Which do we like…or …?
What’s your favorite sport?
Which sport do we like best?
Which do we prefer…or…?
Are you interested in…?
continent well-known athlete gold medal torch badminton tie final dive shooting
Greece competitor motto further rank gymnastics prepare preparation effect flame
compete flag weight position superstar point skill weigh title gesture facial
stand for because of speed skating track and field take part
in preparation for
语法 Future Passive Voice
The human of Beijing will plant more trees and build new roads.(陈述句)
More trees will be planted and new roads will be built by the human of Beijing.
Beijing will hold the 29th Olympic Games in the year 2008.（疑问句）
When will the 29th Olympic Games be held in Beijing.
warming up reading materials
Period 1 listening Period 2，3
speaking language focus
listening (WB) complementary listening material
Period 4 speaking Period 5 complementary reading material
integrating skill(writing) assessment
Teaching Procedures of Period 1:
Step1.Warming up (15 mins)
Ss know a lot about sports from everyday life and media， so I arrange such a task -discussion(group of 4):
Q: What do we know about sports?
During this process， if Ss can’t express themselves in English， Chinese is also all right. Besides， it is a
good chance to present new words. If necessary， I will make some complements. At the same time， I will present them as many pictures about sports as possible.
school sports meet
Sports meet the National Games
the Asian Games
the Olympic Games
the World Cup
ball games: volleyball， basket ball， football， table tennis， tennis， ，golf
badminton， bowling， baseball， American football， ice hockey etc
Events of sports track and field: relay race， long jump， high jump， pole jump， discus， shot， javelin etc
gymnastic: rings， double bars， high and low bars， horse ， free exercise
swimming/shooting/skiing/ ice sports/diving/aquatic sports etc
Sport stars : Beckham， Mike Owen， Michael Jordan etc
Purpose: This activity is designed to encourage students to think about sports and activate
Step 2. Speaking(15 mins)
Task1(pair work): Talk about their favourite sports， favourite sports stars， and the reason why they like them， with the following expressions as a guide.(See SB p52)
Task2(pair work): A survey about physical fitness (See postscript 1)
Task3(group work): Add up their total scores and divide by the number of human. Then get their group’s average scores. Discuss their survey answers.
1). Do you think your group is doing well or not? Why ?
2). How can you become fitter?
Purpose: The students will use the information from the above step to talk about their interests and hobbies and to practise giving reasons for their opinions.
Step 3. Listening (15 mins)
Task 1: Brainstorming(encourage Ss to tell me as many words about that as possible)
Purpose: to work as a guide of listening part.
Task 2: Listen to three sports reports and fill in the missing information
Purpose: In this activity， the students will hear three sports reports about basketball， football table tennis. It is what they are interested in and to learn to understand sports news report.
Step 4. Homework Assignment
Task: Find out some background information about the Olympics. T will offer them some websites as well:
Purpose: This activity is related to the reading material of next period. To encourage Ss to find out the information by themselves.