内蒙古赤峰市元宝山区第二中学 外语组 任健
1.Have a general understanding of the text. 2.Help students to cultivate their abilities
to express opinions. 3.Master important expressions.
What will you do during your Holiday?
Listen and see if you can guess Listen and Guess picture. which music matches which
Choral(合唱) Country music(乡村音乐) Orchestra (管弦乐) Classical music
Rock ’n’ roll (摇滚音乐)
Jazz (爵士乐) Rap (说唱音乐)
Step two Reading
Look at the pictures . Can you tell us the names of those bands both at home and broad?
What dose the title “The Band That Wasn’t ” mean?
1.Which two musical bands were mentioned
1.The Beatles in the passage? , the Monkees
2.When did “The Monkees” break up and when did it reunite?
3.When did" The Monkees" celebrate their time as a real band?
4. Match main ideas with paragraphs Para 1: How the Monkees formed the band?
Dreaming of being famous.
How the Monkees became popular and developed as a real band? The common way that bands form.
True or false
1. A famous singer or musician usually belongs to a band. F 2. If you sing karaoke, it will be easier for you to be rich and famous. F 3. Many musicians form a band because of their common interest in music. T 4. Playing music to passers-by in the street is the first step to fame. F 5. When performers make records and sell millions of copies, they are successful. T
How do people form a band ?(Para.2) Step 1 to practise music at home Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 to play in the street or subway ____________________ to give performances in pubs or clubs _______________ in a studio to make records _________
How were the Monkees formed ?and how did they develop? (Para. 3&4)
Which group can put the steps in the right order in the shortest time?
Had to use actors
Broke up, then reunited Produced their own records Produced a new record Relied on other musicians
Sang their own songs To find four musicians
Advertised in a newspaper Sang songs by others Pretended to sing
Put the steps in the right order
The to play in the band that street or wasn’t subway
to practise music at home
To find four musicians
Advertised in a newspaper Had to use actors Relied on other musicians Pretended to sing
to perform in pubs and clubs
to make records in a studio
Sang songs by others
The band that is
Sang their own songs
Broke up, then reunited Produced a new record
Produced their own records
1.join the correct parts of the sentences together. (P35 Ex1) 1-D
2. Interview the “Monkees”
①. Introduce “the monkees ” to your partner
②. What is the most important thing for a successful
band ? Why? ③. You can create the questions by yourselves.
The Monkees formed the band
in the mid-1980s in about 1970
a real band
? broke up
after a year or so
music & jokes began
? based on the Beatles ? as a TV show
2. Introduce “the monkees ” to your partner
Journalist A Journalist B
Monkees Member A
Monkees Member B
1.Read the passage fluently. 2. Write a passage about music. 3.Do exercise 1, 2, 3 on page 36
Music is fun and for your spirit. Without music life is a journey through a desert.