How Good Are Your Social Skills?
一、教学目标 知识目标: 掌握下列单词和短语的含义: confidently,be nervous about,,in addition，look away from,find out…… 能力目标：通过对学生阅读技巧的训练，培养他们用英语获取信息，分析处理问题和 解决问题的能力。 情感目标：通过开展小组
活动，指导学生相互学习，相互帮助，培养其合作学习能力 和团队精神。培养学生跨文化理解能力。 二、教学重点难点 1.帮助学生理解，内化，运用阅读中出现的重要词汇和短语。 2.培养学生阅读技能，启发阅读思维，提高阅读能力。 3.利用好文章载体以及合理的课堂活动调动学生积极性，联系生活实际，提高自我认 识。 三、教学过程：
Step1 Leading in Step2 （自主学习 1） Fast reading
Task one : The main idea of this passage is about ______. A.social skills B.talk skills C.listening skills D.social rules Task two: Try to find the main idea of each part: Part1 (para.1-2) How to do small talk Part2 (para. 3) Part3 (para.4-7) Part4 (para. 8)
Dos and don’ts while listening Introduction to the body of the passage
The social rules Step3 （自主学习 2) Careful reading
Part1 Task1：Read part1 and choose the best answer. How does the author introduce the topic of the passage? A. By giving examples. B. By comparison(比较). C. By the order of time. D. By asking questions Task2：How good are your social skills? 1).Have you ever crossed the road to avoid talking to someone you recognize? A: always(1 分) B: often (2 分) C: seldom (3 分) 2).When you go to a party, can you talk confidently(自信地) to every guest? A: always(3 分) B: often (2 分) C: seldom (1 分) 3). Do you want to make more friends but lack the
confidence（信心） to talk to people you don’t know? A: yes (1 分) B: no (3 分) 4). Are you nervous(紧张的) about the idea of being at a social event in another country? A: yes (1 分) B: no (3 分) Part2 Read part 2 and answer the question: Which of these topics can/ cannot be talked about? hobby salary exam film age food music sport income study film/sport star religion(宗教) politics travel weather pet(宠物) Part3 Read part 3 and tell the sentenses are true or false: 1.Communication only involves speaking. 2.You can make an impression on people if you talk too much. 3.We should keep good eye contact while listening. 4.You can yawn and sigh while listening. 5.We should smile and nod while listening. Part4 Read part4 and choose the best answer : 1.When in another country, you have to _______ A. arrive on time at a party in any country. B. stay as long as we can. C. take flowers of any color. D. learn and follow their rules. 2. What conclusion（结论）can we draw ? A. Rome was not built in a day. B. When in Rome, do as the Romans do. C. All roads leads to Rome. D. Seeing is believing.
Step4: Difficult Sentences
1.Try to translate this sentence into Chinese.（英译汉） Have some low- risk conversation openers ready.（part1） 2.Which sentence can be replaced by the following one?（替换句子） If we have a conversation with a man about the things related to himself, he can keep talking with you without a stop for a long time. (part3) Step5 Summary Step6 合作学习 Free Talk Imagine you met three foreigners(外国人) in the park.You want to make friends with them.Please make a small talk with them,using the social skills you have learnt. Step7 Homework Please write a short passage according to what you have talked about.