Module 4 Unit 1
Thanksgiving is my favourite festival
Step1: Warming up and Lead in
T: Good morning, boys and girls. Are you happy today?
T: Today we will talk about my favourite festival-Thanksgiving. First, let’s sing a song together.
Ss: Sing the song We Wish You A Merry Christmas
T: Now let’s look at a picture … Can you guess what the festival is?
T: You are very clever.
Step 2 Test-learning
T: Look, what’s this?(出示美国的国旗)
Ss: It’s American flag.
T: Yes, it’s American flag. Do you know ”Flag Day”
板书： Flag Day
T: Today, we’re going to learn the Flag Day and the Thanksgiving Day .
T: Now. Listen to the tape and get a main idea of the text.
板书：festival, special, meal, sound
T: Who wants to try to answer this question?
T: Boys and girls, listen to the tape again and follow the tape and answer my questions.
1. What are the two American festivals in the story?
2. What do people do on Flag Day?
3. What do people do on Thanksgiving Day?
T: Now read the test loudly.
T: Ok, listen to the tape again and imitate the pronunciation and intonation.
T: Repeat these sentences “We always have a special meal. We say ‘thank-you’ for our food, family and friends.”
Ss: We always have a special meal. We say ‘thank-you’ for our food, family and friends.
T: One by one ，please.
Step 3 Practice
T: Boys and girls, after learning the text, let’s do a role-play.
T: You do a very good job, wonderful. Let’s continue to have a test.
T: Let’s have a check.
T: Good, boys and girls, wonderful!
Step 4 Summary
T: Boys and girls, what have you learnt in this class?
T: Very good. Today we have learnt some new words and sentences. You should learn to use these words and sentences to talk about Thankgiving Day.
Step 5 Homework
T: I will give you homework. Read the text and imitate the pronunciation and intonation. Then write something about Christmas.
Are you clear?
T: Ok, class is over, goodbye boys and girls.
Ss: Bye- bye, teacher.