Module 2 Unit 2 Wish you were here Period 1 Reading An adventure in Africa
1. Enable students to experience the joy of travelling along with learning. 2. Improve skil
ls of reading, listening and speaking.
Exercises in class:
Read the letter quickly and answer the following questions: 1. Who wrote the letter ? 2. What animal is uncomfortable to sit on? 3. How long will the brothers stay in Africa? Task Ⅰ Para1~Para2 1. According to paragraph 1, __________ . A. Toby is planning a business trip B. Toby usually travels in his summer holiday C. Colin wants to travel before starting university D. Toby is not very excited about the trip 2. In line 12, “there” refers to ____ . A. the United States B. Morocco C. northern Africa D. the Sahara Desert 3. According to paragraph 2, _______ . A. Toby enjoys traveling on camels B. Toby is worried about traveling on camels C. Toby will feed the camels D. Colin loves camels Para5~Para7 4. According to paragraph 5, Toby wants to __________. A. see a giraffe up close B. scare animals away C. take photographs of animals D. ride an elephant 5. In line 34, “them” refers to _______. A. the elephants B. Colin and Toby C. the guides D. the giraffes 6. According to the letter, Toby enjoys ___________ . A. comfortable, expensive holidays
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B. cultural holidays C. adventure holidays D. staying at home Task Ⅱ True or false ( )1. This was a letter that Toby wrote to Aihua before Toby’s trip. ( )2. They will go to Lake Victoria first, then go on to Mount Kilimanjaro ,and then to Morocco ,and at last to London ( )3. The Sahara Desert is the same size of UK. ( )4. They will travel on camels through Tanzania. ( )5. Colin likes giraffes. ( )6. Himalayas is the last stop of Toby’s trip in Africa. Task Ⅲ Route Leave London(2)_____ Morocco Title: Toby’s(1) _________ in Africa Details Things needed On 15 July ? Through the Sahara Desert ? ? Down (6)____________ Not mentioned
Ride on (3)_____ for almost a week A (5) ________ to help them to (4)____________ see in the dark Sleep on the ground
Go white-water rafting A helmet and a life jacket to (7)_________ them from danger ? ? See wild animals ? A large (8)________ to carry Eat and drink as food and water the local people ? A camera to take do (9) ________ (10)_____ Mount Not mentioned Kilimanjaro
Discussion If you have enough time and money, where would you like to go? Why? How will you get there? Homework
Write your plan of travelling.
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