Analysis of Unit 8
Teaching goals :
Important points :
1. What should I get sb ?
2. Why don’t you get/buy sb sth ?
3. What about /How about sth ?
4. It’s/They are too + adj .
5. Present perfect tense .
Difficult points :
1. too + adj : 太…
2. adj + enough :足夠
1. What should I get my sister ?
2. Why don’t you get a camera ? hat’s too expensive .
3. How about some tennis balls ? hey are too cheap .
4. What about a watch ? That’s too personal .
5. What’s the best present you have ever received ? A bike .
Teaching of new lesson
Step 1 Assign the task
In this unit students learn to compare qualities .
SB Page 60 , 1a .
1. Ask Ss to read the list of gifts and any words they don’t understand .Use simple drawings or use the words in other sentences to explain their meaning .
2. Point to the column heads and ask Ss to write the name of each gift under one or more other
gifts you can think of ? Add them to the chart .
3. Discuss the answers .
SB Page 60 , 1b .
1. Point out the picture and the gifts in the second boy’s thought bubbles .Ask Ss to say the name of each gift .
2. Then ask a pair of students to read the conversation .
3. Play the recording the first time .Ss only listen .
4. Then play the recording a second time .Number the sentences from 1 to 4 .
5. Check the answers .
SB Page 60 , 1c .
1. Read the instructions and then have Ss work in pairs .
2. Check the answers by calling on several different pair of students to say their conversations to
the class .
Step 2 Warm up
SB Page 61 , 2a .
1. Point out the chart and read the instructions .Say , You will hear three conversations .After
each conversation , put a check after the name of the person who is going to receive the gift .
2. Play the recording and ask Ss to make checkmarks in the chart .
3. Check the answer .
SB Page 61 , 2b .
1. Point out the suggestions and Comments .Review the meaning of any terms students are not
sure of .
2. Point out the sample answers .
3. Play the recording several times .Fill in the suggestions and comments on this chart .
4. Correct the answers .
SB Page 61 , 2c .
1. Ask two students to read the example in the sample dialogue in activity 2c .Say , Please work
with your partner .
2. Ask one or tow pairs of students to say their answers to the class .
Step 3 Grammar Focus
Review the grammar box .Ask students to say the statements and responses .
Exercise –designing for Period 1: 漢譯英
Teaching of new lesson
Step 1 Pre-task
SB Page 62 , 3a .
1. Point out the chart in activity 3a .Review the meaning of any words Ss don’t understand .
2. Ask Ss to work in pairs .