Unit 3 Travel Journal Do you like travelling?
He who does not reach the
Great Wall is not a true man.（不到长城非好汉）
Warming-up What do you have to consider before you decide which means of transport you will use?
Very cheap, efficient Takes longer than the for short journeys, train or plane, no meals, door-to-door-- go the uncomfortable small towns and cities, Quick, time-saving, Comfortable Meals
Cheaper than plane Comfortable, Accommodation and meals Entertainment
Expensive, Airports are far from the centre of the cities.
affected by the weather much slower. Not convenient for visiting inland places
Cheaper than the airplane,Takes longer than the Views along the road airplane arrive at the centre of the No meals, crowded 11 cities
Make a short dialogue
According to the chart，
discuss the fares and decide where to go in pairs.
When are you leaving？ How are you going to…..？ When are you arriving in/at…..？ Where are you staying ？
How long are you staying in,,,,,?
When are you coming back?
Destination： Transportation： Budget: Length of stay： Preparation：
How do people who live beside a river make use of it?
1.Transport goods and peoples; 2.Fishing 3.Connections between towns and cities 4.Produce electricity …….
travel along a river
Make electricity irrigate their fields
How do people who live along a river use it?
Drink the water
What kind of things might happen to change this life on the river？
Can you name some famous rivers in the Word？
Let’s do some practice!
Names of river Mekong river Nile Amazon Mississippi Thames
England Egypt US China Brazil
1.Who are wang Kun and Wang wei？
2.What was their dream？ 3.Who are Dao Wei and Yu Huang？ 4.Where is the source of the Mekong River and which sea does it enter？ 5.What can you see when you travel along the Mekong？ 6.Is it a difficult journey to cycle along the Mekong？Why？
?Make a travel plan
?Preview the reading task