What do you think of these adventure activities?
Exciting but dangerous
going to the desert
walking in the rainforest
Dangers during adventure trip
? poisonous animals
? getting lost
? water shortage ? terrible weather
What should we take to protect ourselves?
Colin is packing for his adventure holiday.
He is thinking to himself what to take? And why? Read Part A and find out the big items to take during Colin’s holiday and the functions of the items.
The big items Colin wants to take on his holiday
What to take Why to take them
tent sleeping bag life jacket pan boots
for a good night’s rest for white-water rafting to cook food for travelling in the mountains
extra clothes to keep warm
to describe functions of the items:
I need to take … to … / for …
I will take … because …
I need to take … so I can …
I mustn’t forget to take … to …
I mustn’t forget … for …
Colin has also packed the following small items to make his holiday comfortable, safe and happy.
1. backpack 2. camera 3. map 4. towel 5. compass 6. water purifying tablets 7. book 8. first aid kit 9. pocket knife 10. candles 11.flashlight 12. food 13. waterproof matches
What to take ?
What items should be included in a first-aid kit?
A first-aid kit
medicine bandages bandages
scissors compass boots
How to carry out first aid?
Four steps in first aid: cotton balls 1.Use____________to clean the cut;
medicine 2.Put ___________on the cut;
bandages 3.Use __________to protect the cut; scissors cut the bandage. 4.Use________to
Read the e-mail in Part C. Try to understand it first and then complete the e-mail. Answers:
2. towel 3. sleeping bag/tent 4. tent/sleeping bag 5. map
7. flashlight 8. candles 9. camera 10. pocket knife