Unit 12 Education for all
Targets of this lesson:
1)Know about the present situation of Chinese education.
2)Know some organization of education.
3)Learn the problems and achievement of
education worldwide now.
4) Practise student’s ability of detailed reading.
5)Realize the relationship between education and economy.
Look around your school and list all the equipment, people and plans that are needed to run a school.
In order to run a school, we need
A. buildings as classrooms and offices
B. a playground for the students
C. desks and chairs
D. TV sets , computers and any other equipment
E. teachers and other workers
F. a lot of other things
Have you ever seen this picture before?
This is a picture in a public advertisement to encourage people to help poor children
Choose the best heading for each paragraph
1. Education for all children worldwide will be difficult to achieve
2. Solving the problem of teaching quality in remote areas
3. Compulsory education for all Chinese children
4. Problems of number and location
5. Encouraging people in rural areas to accept education
6. Meeting the cost
7. Education for All --- an international target
1-G 2-F 3-A 4-D 5-C 6-E 7-B
Choose the best answer
1.______ prevents some people attaching importance to education.
A. The importance of agriculture
B. Heavy work on the farm
C. Traditional ideas D. All the above
2. What kind of classes can often be seen in western provinces in China?
A. Mixed grade classes B. Classes of large sizes
C. Classes of small sizes
D. Classes by two-way radio and mail
3.What measures do many developing countries take to provide schools with necessary equipment?
A. They call on their citizens to donate it
B. They depend on aid from other countries and international organizations or programs
C. They depend on the local governments .
D. Developed provinces provide aid for less developed provinces
4. According to Paragraph F , which of the following is one of the education problems existing in
A. The quality of teaching is not good nationwide
B. There are too many families now below poverty line
C. One third of the students live in the countryside
D. Violent crimes take place in schoolyards
5. which of the following is not true according to the text ?
A. It is important to create a positive attitude in agriculture areas, because it is not easy to change
traditional ideas there.
B. How people are distributed can affect the education system.
C. In the least developed nations of Africa, “ Education for All ” will be a huge task.
D. Class sizes are bigger in city schools than in rural ones
6.What suggests that many countries realize the importance of education ?
A. They realize that the future welfare of their citizens is closely linked to education
B. They attended the World Education Forum in 2000
C. At the World Education Forum in 2000,
they made a commitment called “Education for all”
D. They are trying to get every child into school
7. The text is mainly about _________________.
A. the education development in primary schools in China.
B. the education development in the world.
C. the development in education popularization (普及) in China.
D. the development in education popularization in the world.
8.The members countries made a commitment to provide “ complete , free and compulsory primary
education of good quality for all children by 2015.
The meaning of the word “commitment” is similar to
A. agreement B. decision
C. Promise D. introduction