Activity 2 (Page 58)
Match the words with their meaning:
1. a terrifying dream nightmare 2. your blood moves through these in your body ve
ins the Arctic 3. the most northern part of the world 北极 4. the thing that everything is made of matter 5. very different from 物质 contrasted
Activity 3 (Page 58)
? Keys: 1.disgust, fear, emotion 2.creation, creator 3.chase 4.fiancée 5.murder 6.beauty 7.bone
The novel of Frankenstein
The film of Frankenstein
Boris Karloff as the Monster
--Reading and Vocabulary
Part 1 The story of Frankenstein
Read Part 1 and find the answers to the following questions:
1. Who is Frankenstein? What does he discover?
He is a young scientist. He discovered the secret of how to create life .
2. What does Frankenstein create?
He creates a creature that resembles a human being.
3. What does the monster look like?
He is large, strong and extremely ugly.
4. What does the monster do when the scientist refuses to create a wife for him? 5. What happens at the end of the story?
He kills Frankenstein’s brother, best friend and new wife. The scientist dies in the Arctic. The monster disappears into the ice and snow to end his own life.
Fill in the blanks and complete the passage.
Frankenstein is a scientist and he discovers_______. He______ a creature that _____ a human being, using ____________. The ____ is unusually ____ and _____, and is also extremely_____. He _____ everyone who sees him. But he has ________.When Frankenstein ______ to _____a wife for him, the monster _____ Frankenstein’s brother, best ____ and new___. In order to _______, the scientist ____________to the Arctic, but ______. At the end of the story, the monster _______into the ____________to_____ his own life.
Fill in the blanks and complete the passage.
the secret of how to create life Frankenstein is a scientist and he discovers_______. creates a creature that resembles He______ _____ a human being, from dead bodies The creature using bones ____________. ____ is unusually ugly He ____ and _____, large strong and is also extremely_____. terrifies _____ everyone who sees him. But he has refuses to _____a create ________.When Frankenstein ______ human emotions wife for him, the monster _____ Frankenstein’s murders brother, best friend ____ and new___. In order to wife _______, the scientist ____________to the Arctic, destroy the monster chases him but ______. At the end of the story, the monster dies there the ____________to_____ his own life. _______into
disappears ice and snow end
Let’s retell the story.
Part 2 Extract from Frankenstein
Read Part 2 and match the main ideas with each paragraph.
? Paragraph1 ? Para.2 a. The monster became a creature from Frankenstein’s worst nightmares.
b. Frankenstein regretted having created the monster. c. The outlook of the monster.
d. The scientist saw the monster for the first time.
Read the passage carefully and say if these sentences are true (T) or false (F).
1. It was very late and was raining outside when he gave life to the creature. T
2.By the tiny light of the candle, he saw the creatures’ eyes open. Because the candle was almost burnt out. T 3. He had intended to make his creation beautiful but failed. T 4. It was very easy for Frankenstein to give life to a lifeless body. F
5. When he finished his creation, he felt very relaxed. F 6. I could’t fall asleep, and walked up and down in my bedroom. T 7. I hid in the garden because I was terrified by the monster. T
8. The monster was not ugly before it was given life to.F
Part 2 Para1 1.It was on a cold November night that I saw my creation for the first time. 强调 归纳：本句为 _____句型，在本句中强 时间 on a cold November night 调的是_____状语。 译： 我是在11月一个寒冷的晚上第一次看到 我的作品的。
—I’ve read another book this
—Well, maybe _____ is not how much you read but what you read that counts. (浙江2009) A. this C. there B. that D. it
2.Which sentence in this paragraph can be replaced by the following one?
I felt very anxious to know what my creation looked like and was ready to give life to it with the equipment.
Feeling very anxious, I prepared the equipment that would give life to the thing that lay at my feet.
Part 2 Para3
Read carefully again and find out: What Frankenstein did and felt
before the monster came after the monster came to life to life
worked.. not slept destroyed… wanted…
When I had finished it, …… When he turned to looked at me….. When I tried to sleep, …. When I woke,….
He regretted having created the monster . Find sentences which begin with “I wish…” in this paragraph .
I wish I had not created this creature, I wish I was on the other side of the world, I wish I could disappear. I wish I had not done this terrible thing, I wish I was dead.
What do you want to say after reading the story? You can think about it in these three aspects(方面).
To the monster About the science and technology
To Frankenstein ---as a scientist:
1. You should respect the science and nature, respect the natural rules of developing. 2. You should use the science to do something meaningful, things that useful for the development of human being and society.
To Frankenstein ---as an ordinary person:
1.When you meet difficulties or make mistakes, you should face them bravely, and try to solve them actively. Don`t escape. So do we. 2. You should not judge a person by his appearance only. The kindness of heart is the most important. It`s your fault to hate and abandon the monster.
The monster: 1.Admit the fact that you are a failure of a science experiment. 2.Don`t be so selfish. Don`t always want to revenge when your requirements are not satisfied. 3. You should not hate but be grateful to Frankenstein. After all, he gave you life. 4. Be kind to the people around you, and do good things. They will accept you sooner or later.
Learn to understand and communicate with each other. Face the problems together.
? Write a short passage about what we have discussed. ? Try to recite Part 1.
Part 2 Para2
I had tried to make it beautiful. Beautiful!
→He is the ugliest thing I have ever seen. veins skin hair teeth
Retell the story of Frankenstein
Frankenstein is__________ and he _______. He______ a creature that ___________, using ____________. The creature is ________________. He terrifies_______________. But he has ________.When Frankenstein_________________, the monster ____________________. In order to _______, the scientist ______________. At the end of the story, the monster ___________________.