A Trip on “the True North”
What do you think of Canada?
multicultural attractive modern beautiful interesting Canada exciting breath-taking<
How much do you know about Canada? Let’s have a group competition.
1. Canada is the _______ largest country in the world. A. 1st B.2nd C.3rd
2. What is the capital of Canada? A. B.
C. Q D.
3. Which is the national flag of Canada? A. B.
4. What is the largest city of Canada?
C. Q D.
5. What language(s) do Canadians
speak? A. English
B. English and German
C. English and French D. English and Spanish
A TRIP ON “ THE TRUE NORTH”
What kind of passage it is? A. a story B. a piece of news C. an advertisement D. a travel journal
? The passage mainly tells about an exciting
journey. Li Daiyu and Liu Qian chose a trip
Canada The North on “ _____True ______ ______” across _________,
during which they knew more about Canada
great ________. scenery and saw some _______
What is the right order of the places Li Daiyu and Liu Qian visited? ①Thunder Bay ②Calgary ③Vancouver ④Toronto ⑤the Rocky Mountains ⑥ the Great Lakes A．④③②①⑤⑥ C．③①⑤②⑥④ B．③⑤②①⑥④ D．③②⑥④⑤①
From west to east across Canada
the Great Lakes Toronto
warmest 1. Canada’s______________ part. most beautiful city, surrounded by 2. Canada’s _____________ ___________ mountains and _____________________ the Pacific Ocean most popular cities to live in 3. one of Canada’s____________ and most beautiful forests 4. some of the oldest ___________________________ in the world
the Rocky Mountains Para 3: They crossed__________________
? They managed to catch sight of _________________________ some mountain goats a grizzly bear and even _________________ an eagle and __________________.
Para 3: the next stop--Calgary
What is Calgary famous for?
the Calgary Stampede
cowboys The ______________ have a gift for riding wild horses and can win thousands of dollars prizes in __________.
Para 4: Thunder Bay
a busy port Thunder Bay is ________________ city.
Where is Thunder Bay?
at the top of the Great Lakes It is ____________________________________.
Canada has _________ one-third of the world’s total fresh water, and much of it is in the Great Lakes.
Li Daiyu and Liu Qian were on a trip to Canadato visit 1.______ their cousins on the Atlantic coast.The thought 2._____ that they could cross the whole continent all the way was largest exciting. Canada is the second 3.__________ (large) country in the world. People say Vancouver is Canada’s most beautiful city surrounded (surround) by mountains and 4.____________ the Pacific Ocean. Many cowboys have a gift 5.______riding wild horses. They alsolearned for that most the population 6._______(be) only is slightly over thirty million.
Suppose you are the setter of NMET for Guangdong candidates(广东英语高考命题人). Each group design a question of reading comprehension(设计一道阅读理解的问题), and the members in other groups can answer the question. The designing group : +2 points The group giving a correct answer: +1 point
Sample (样本）in Para 1
Li Daiyu and her cousin Liu Qian were on a trip to Canada to visit their cousins in Montreal on the Atlantic coast. Rather than take the aeroplane all the way, they decided to fly to Vancouver and then take the train from west to east across Canada. The thought that they could cross the whole continent was exciting.
A designed question: How did the cousins travel around Canada? A possible answer : They flew to Vancouver and then took a train to cross Canada.
《金版学案》P55 Task 1-Task 4