1. 方位介词：in、on、under、behind、in front of、near等的.用法。
2. Where引导的特殊疑问句和一般疑问句Is the ... in/on/under the ...的回答。
Where引导的特殊疑问句和一般疑问句Is the ... in/on/under the ...的交际。
Step 1: Greetings
Greet the students as usual.
Step 2: Warming up
Play an English song before class to interest the students. Revise some school things by asking questions. e.g.:
Is this a ...
How do you spell it? etc.
Learn the new words in, on, under, behind ... by helping the teacher find the lost things. T: Where’s my English book？
S1: It’s here./I think it’s ... T: Oh, it’s on the desk. …
T: Where’re my color pencils? S2: ...
Teach the new word “where” and the use of “they”.
Consolidate the prepositions by looking at the screen and answer the questions: Where’s ... ? Where’re ...
Step 3: Game
Students hide and look for the school things in pairs. One student hide one school thing and asks: Where’s…? Where’re…? The other student guess and answer: It’s in your desk. They are in your pencil case. etc. Ask some pairs to share their performances.
Step 4: New words learning
Show the students a picture of a room, tell them this is a bedroom and let the students list the things in it first. Then show them the whole picture, teach the new words, ask where the things are, and let the students answer, using the prepositions.
Repeat with a sitting room and a study, teach the new words and practice in the same way.
Step 5: 1a-1c
Work on 1a Match the words with the things in the picture. Students do it individually first, then check the answers.
Work on 1b play the tape for the students and ask them to number the things in the picture. Then ask one students to report the answers.
Work on 1c Make up dialogues in pairs, using the things in the picture. Let two pairs show their dialogues
Step 6: A memory test
Show a picture of a room, give the students one minute to look at it, then ask them what kind of things they saw and where the things are. Have a competition among groups. See which group can remember all the things and places.
Step 7: Homework
Copy the new words and try to remember them. Make a survey:
Interview one of your friends.Fill in the form below. Name Ms. Zhang/ Liu Hai Things sofa Places near the wall
( ) 1. Where _________ the CDs?
A. is B. are C. am D. be
( ) 2. ——_________ my alarm clock? ——_________ on the bed.
A. Where, It B. Where’s, It’s C. Where are, They’re D. Where, It’s
( ) 3. _________ her hat on the sofa?
A. Is B. Are C. Can D. Do
参考答案：1. B 2. B 3. A