ESL Speaking Fall 2018 W9

It’s week 9 of the semester. The midterm exam is behind us. Now, it’s time to look forward.

Weekly Plan

  • review midterm grades
  • review schedule

Hour 1

Schedule (5)

Here is a list of things you need to finish do before the end of the semester.

  • Short story #2 Week 12
  • Book report #2 Nov 19-22 (Week 13)
  • Quiz #2 Week 13
  • Complete online listening and consultations (last class of week 13)
  • Review Week 14
  • Final Exams Week 15 and 16

Textbook sound files

Free Talking Questions (15)

Student A

  1. Have you ever eaten goat meat on Geumjeong Mountain?
  2. How many countries have you visited?
  3. Have you ever joined a temple stay program?
  4. Have you ever had a déjà vu experience?
  5. Have you ever slept in a strange place?
  6. Have you ever ridden an animal?

Student B

  1. What books have you been reading lately?
  2. What has been happening in the news lately?
  3. How long have you been living in Busan?
  4. Do you have a part time job? How long have you been working there?
  5. How long have you known your best friend?
  6. Have you been doing anything fun or interesting since the summer?


Role Play Exercise – $10 game (20)

  • explain role play exercise (5)
  • play game with partner (5)
  • debrief (10)

How to Play

  • Each person in the class has one partner.
  • One person is A and the other is B.
  • I give Person A $10 with one condition.
  • Person A must make an offer to Person B about sharing the money.
  • Person A thinks about it and makes an offer to Person B.

Here are the rules.

  • If Person B accepts the offer, both people get the money as proposed by Person A.
  • If Person B rejects the offer, then both people get nothing.



Extra Pair Work Activity (10)

  • work with a partner and read worksheet
  • read three words in a box
  • identity group name
  • add one more example

Reading Homework (5)

Here is your reading homework. Next class you will retell the story. Keep the scary parts of the story.

  • White Dress
  • American Pepper

Get the stories here.


Pair Work: What’s Different? (15)

Look at the pictures and describe what actions are different.


Hours 2 -3

Story Retell (15)

  • 5 minutes re-read and remember
  • 10 retell with partner

page 76 (15)

  • read
  • listen
  • read while listening

page 76 #1 bottom of page (10)

  • choose correct verb

page 77 #2 A and B (10)

  • read
  • fill in blanks
  • explain

page 77 #3 A and B (10)

  • listen and fill in blanks
  • check answers


Hour 3

page 78 B 1 a-b-c (10)

  • listen and fill in blanks
  • check answers

Pair Work Numbers (25)

Use the worksheets and practice reading big numbers.


Pair work Puzzle with Adjectives (15)

give hints and help your partner finish the cross word puzzle.

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