|科目の目的・到達目標||This is a general English course aimed at improving students' speaking, listening, reading, writing, pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar skills.|
|授業の概要||Lessons will consist of several activities involving the above skills with the main focus on speaking and listening about real life situations in many places in the world. Vocabulary will be introduced thematically. There is also a National Geographic Video at the end of each chapter based on authentic situations and adventures which generate good discussion.|
|授業計画||There are 12 chapters to the book, so each chapter will last about 2 weeks. In Semester 2 Units 7-12 will be taught.
Lesson 1: Unit 7: "Journeys": Journeys in History, Animal Migration. Comparative Adjectives
Lesson 2: Unit 7: Space Travel. Video - Women in space.
Lesson 3: Unit 8: "Appearance": Talking about Pictures and Photos.
Lesson 4: Unit 8: Fashion and photography. Video - Festivals and special events.
Lesson 5: Unit 9: "Film and the arts": Inviting and Making arrangements.
Lesson 6: Unit 9: Outdoor cinema and film festivals. Grammar - future tense. Video - Camera traps..
Lesson 7: Unit 10: "Science": Present Perfect and Past Simple. Everyday technology.
Lesson 8: Unit 10: Outdated technology. How to remember information. Video - Memory and Language learning.
Lesson 9: Group Presentations.
Lesson 10: Writing Exercises. Consolidation of Grammar and Vocabulary.
Lesson 11: Unit 11: "Tourism": Making suggestons. Holidays. Language for advice.
Lesson 12: Unit 11: Podcast from a travel program. Tourist information. Video -Mecca and the Hajj
Lesson 13: Unit 12: "The Earth": Climate change. The definite and indefinte article.
Lesson 14: Unit 12: Interview with photographer. Unexplored places on earth. Life on another planet. Video - Volcanoes.
Lesson 15: Review.
|評価方法||Grading will be based on class participation, attitude, improvement in language skill, 1 written test, a speaking and a listening test and a presentation.|
|テキスト・参考文献等||"LIFE" Elementary. HEINLE Cengage Learning. but John Hughes, Helen Stephenson and Paul Dummett ISBN 978-1-133-31569-8|
|授業外の学習活動||Students are to read the next reading extract in the book in preparation for each lesson as well as do weekly homework exercises based on the content taught in the book.|